QUSU06012 2017 Measurement 3

General Details

Full Title
Measurement 3
Transcript Title
Measurement 3
Code
QUSU06012
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
QUSU - Quantity Surveying
Department
CENG - Civil Eng. and Construction
Level
06 - NFQ Level 6
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2017 - Full Academic Year 2017-18
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Pat Carter, Sean McGagh
Programme Membership
SG_CCONS_C06 201700 Higher Certificate in Science in Construction SG_CCONS_C06 201700 Higher Certificate in Science in Construction Economics SG_CCEOL_C06 201800 Higher Certificate in Science in Construction Economics (Online)
Description

Identifacation of documentation required for preparation of Bill of Quantities; description and measurment of substructures, superstructures, roofing, completions, finishings to single-storey detached dwelling houses  -  varying plan shapes, varying gable shapes

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Identify the documentation required for preparation of Bill of Quantities                                       

2.

Describe and measure substructures to single-storey detached dwelling houses - varying layouts (rectangular, L, C and H plan shapes); incorporate measurement of reinforcement from schedules                                                                                   

3.

Describe and measure superstructures to single-storey detached dwelling houses - varying gable shapes

4.

Describe and measure roofing to single-storey detached dwelling houses - varying layouts (rectangular, L, C and H plan shapes)                                                                                                             

5.

Describe and measure range of completions and differing finishes to single-storey dwelling houses

Teaching and Learning Strategies

Teaching and learning

Module Assessment Strategies

Continuous assessment and final examination

Repeat Assessments

Marks & Standards

Indicative Syllabus

Documentation required for measurement of single-storey dwelling house - drawings (plan, elevations, sections), details, specification                                                                                            

Description and measurement of all work to substructure of single-storey dwelling house - varying plan shapes; measurement of steel reinforcement from bar bending schedules                                                                                                                             

Description and measurement of superstructure of single-storey dwelling house - varying gable shapes              

Description and measurement of roofing to single-storey dwelling houses (pitched, flat) - varying roof shapes                                                                                                                               

Description and measurement of completions and finishes to single-storey dwelling house

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
40 %
End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
60 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Continuous Assessment measurement and costing Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 40 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4,5
             
             

End of Semester / Year Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Final Exam measurement and costing Final Exam UNKNOWN 60 % End of Term 1,2,3,4,5
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Flat Classroom measurement 3 4 Weekly 4.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN measurement 3 3 Weekly 3.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 4.00 Hours

Online Learning Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Not Specified Measurement 3 2 Weekly 2.00
Independent Learning Not Specified Measurement 3 4 Weekly 4.00
Directed Learning Not Specified Directed Learning 1 Weekly 1.00
Total Online Learning Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 3.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

1.      SCSI and CIF, (2009), Agreed Rules of Measurement, 4th Edition, Published by SCSI and CIF ‘ARM Joint Committee’, Ireland

2.      Seeley, Ivor H, (2005), Building Quantities Explained , 6th Edition, Palgrave McMillan, UK

3.      Seeley and Winfield, (2009), Building Quantities Explained (Irish Edition) , Palgrave McMillan, UK

Other Resources

None

Additional Information

None