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Area/Catalogue
BUIL 1022

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
155808

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Natural and Built Environments

Course aim

To introduce students to the practice of quantity surveying, standard methods of measurement, and measurement of domestic and small commercial buildings.

Course content

Introduction to the principles and practice of Quantity Surveying; Introduction to bill of quantities; Principles of measurement for building works; Use of Mensuration in Quantities; Measurement and Billing Process for Earthworks, Concrete in Strip Footings, Brickwork, Internal Finishes, Joinery and Roof Coverings .

Textbook(s)

Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors; Master Builders Australia 2016, Australian Standard Method of Measurement of Building Works, 6th edition, MBA/AIQS, Australia

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
CIVE 1001 Construction 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

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
Test 1000 words 30% N/A
Assignment 2000 words 40% N/A
Continuous assessment N/A 30% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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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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