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CIVL 3230 - Civil Construction Estimating

Civil Engineering Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the fall 2021 term as informed by BC Public Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Covers survey fundamentals and quantity take-off of civil engineering projects pertaining to roadwork, water, sewer and building construction. Topics include quantity take-off, productivity rates, labour and material costing, construction equipment and machinery, and project cost control.

Prerequisite(s)

BLDC 1300 or BLDT 1041

Credits

2.5

Cost

$665.79

Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 89514

Wed Jan 12 - Wed Mar 16 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 16 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 Online

Instructor

James Webb

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$665.79

Notes

  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Only students who are in Construction Estimating Part-Time Certificate program must have completed BLDC 1300 or BLDT 1041 in order to obtain credit for this course. There are no prerequisites for students who are in Civil Technology Part-Time Certificate or taking this course for professional development. For more info please visit: https://commons.bcit.ca/civiltech/
  3. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Read and interpret typical civil construction drawings.
  • Identify common construction equipment and their applications.
  • Identify fundamental construction activities for a typical construction project.
  • Prepare portions of a contractor's estimate.
  • Use basic project cost control on a project.

Effective as of Fall 2012

Related Programs

CIVL 3230 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Associate Certificate
  2. Civil Technology
    Part-time   Certificate
  3. Construction Estimating
    Part-time   Certificate

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