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Area/Catalogue
BUIL 2021

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
013054

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Natural and Built Environments

Course aim

To develop the students’ knowledge of construction cost planning including economic building design evaluation and cost modelling techniques.

Course content

Building Morphology and design economics; approximate estimating; elemental analysis; cost planning and control;  the use of cost data and cost indices; engineering services cost planning and control, functional area analysis,computing and building information cost modelling; basics of life cycle costing.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BUIL 1022 Quantity Surveying Practice 1
BUIL 1021 Construction Communication

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
BUIL 2018 Building Estimating

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST
Assignment 1000 words 15% N/A
Assignment 2000 words 35% N/A
Examination N/A 50% 2.5 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Natural and Built Environments

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