Undergraduate | CUR-CME302 | 2023
Inspect engineering measurement rules for complex civil, resource infrastructure and industrial projects. Use Australian and international measurement standards. Interpret and calculate specifications and drawings. Measure engineering works.
- Study method
- 100% online
- 100% online
- Entry requirements
- Part of a degree
- 13 weeks
- 27 Feb 2023,
- 28 Aug 2023
HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available
About this subject
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- interpret and communicate the principles and rules for measuring engineering works
- interpret specifications and drawings for measuring engineering works
- produce measurements for engineering works in accordance with industry principles and rules.
- Introduction to Engineering Measurement
- Measurement of Demolition and Site Clearance
- Measurement of Earthworks- Excavation
- Measurement of Earthworks- Filling
- Measurement of Portal Frames
- Measurement of Railway Track Work
- Measurement of Roadwork
- Measurement of Jetties
- Measurement of Drainage and Associated Pipelines
- Measurement of Slopes, Tunnels and Shafts
This subject was previously known as Civils and Service Measurement.
An examination of the principles and rules of engineering measurement in infrastructure and industrial projects, using Australian and international standard methods of measurement. The subject focuses on measurement of construction works not classified as simple [residential, institutional and commercial] building works, rather civil and resource infrastructure as well as industrial projects.
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- Measurement Task (30%)
- Presentation (30%)
- Case study (40%)
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Part of a degree
To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
- CUR-FAST-DEG-2023 - Fast track your Curtin on campus study
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s).
Note: Level 3 subjects normally assume a moderate level of prior knowledge in the area, eg from completing all Level 2 subjects or relevant experience.
No additional requirements
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.
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Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses