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Estimating and Measurement 2 (10138.2)

Level: Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands:

Band 2 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 2 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021) Band 3 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)

Faculty: Faculty of Arts and Design
Discipline: School of Design and the Built Environment


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In this unit students will further develop their skills in quantity surveying and estimation. Students will advance their skills in measurement and estimating; quantification, enumeration and measurement concepts and core principles; Australian Standard Method of Measurement of Building Work (ASMM); understanding of standard phraseology of building trades and elements; and construction rate build-ups and composition.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

1. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the measurement principles and techniques that apply to more complex commercial buildings and structures;

2. Prepare bills of quantities;

3. Appraise methodologies of measurement using different techniques and technologies; and

4. Demonstrate an understanding of the ASMM and industry accepted cost estimating models.

Assessment Items

Contact Hours

3 hours on-campus per week


10140 Introduction to Estimating and Measurement



Assumed Knowledge


Incompatible Units

7826 Estimating and Measurement 2

Equivalent Units

7826 Estimating and Measurement 2

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