Building Measurement 1
Build on your knowledge of the industry standards and rules for measuring construction works. Measure steelwork, stonework, roofing, ceilings, windows and doors. Understand building specs and drawings. Lay the foundation for builder’s quantities and estimates.
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- 31 Aug 2020
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- interpret and communicate industry principles and rules for measuring detailed construction works
- interpret specifications and drawings for measuring detailed construction works
- produce measurements for detailed construction works in accordance with industry principles and rules.
- Complex Groundworks Excavation and Filling
- Measuring Structural Concrete
- Concrete, Masonry and Stonework
- Measuring Structural Steelwork
- Measuring Roofing
- Measuring Ceilings
- Measuring Windows, Doors, Hardware and Glazing
You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:
CUR-CME105-Introduction to Measurement of Construction Works, or CUR-CME160 ;
Note: Level 2 subjects normally assume a moderate level of prior knowledge in the area, eg from completing all Level 1 subjects or relevant experience.
No special requirements
Covers the principles and rules of building measurement using the Australian Standard Method of Measurement of Building Works, and applies them to the measurement of detailed construction works examples. Demonstrates alternative approaches to measurement for detailed builder’s quantities and estimates.
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- Invigilated Exam (50%)
- Case Study (30%)
- Test (20%)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Method of Measurement
Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors