Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4 hours a week (48 hours total). |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
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For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
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CoordinatorDr Ajibade Aibinu
Environments and Design Student Centre
This subject builds on construction cost management and understanding from construction services. It comprises further measurement, quantification and documentation of building works and measurement of civil engineering works. Topics include the following: measurement of building works including substructure (complex foundation on sloping sites, stepped foundation, columns bases and basement construction, non linear strip foundation, raft foundation); measurement of civil engineering works; further measurement of superstructure; reinforced concrete structures including frames, columns, beams and slabs; staire in timber and concrete; doors and windows in timber and steel including ironmongery; glazing; floor, wall and ceiling fishing; painting and decorations; measurement of mechanical and electrical installation for simple buildings; measurement of civil engineering works including roads and simple railway work; piling; simple bridges and culverts.
Two written assignments each worth 20% (total 40%); 3 hour exam (60%). Students are required to achieve a mark of at least 40% in the exam in order to pass the subject. Attendance and participation in 80% of the tutorials is a mandatory requirement for passing the continuous assessment component of this subject.
Marsden, P (1998), Basic Building Measurement, UNSW press Limited.
Picken, D (1999), Building Measurement - worked examples, Deakin University Press
AlQS et al, (1990), Australian Standard Method of Measurement, AlQS & MB-CHAA, 1990
Mooney, J. (1999) The evolution of the quality surveyor Melbourne: Butterworth Heinemann
Marsden, P (1998) Basic Building Measurement Process. Crisp Publication
Marsden, P (1989) The Measurement Process. Crisp publication
Seeley, Ivor H, Building Quantities Explained. The MacMillan Press, 1979
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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|Links to further information:||http://www.abp.unimelb.edu.au/environments-and-design-students/melbourne-school-of-design-students.html|
Master of Construction Management |
Master of Construction Management
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