QUSU06013 2017 Measurement 4

General Details

Full Title
Measurement 4
Transcript Title
Measurement 4
Code
QUSU06013
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)
Leigh McLoughlin, Pat Carter
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

Use ARM4 ‘trade sections’ to describe and measure substructure to two-storey semi-detached dwelling house; apply elemental format for description and measurement of superstructure and roofing to two-storey semi-detached dwelling house; schedule and measure finishes, completions and fittings

Learning Outcomes

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

1.

Use ARM4 trade sections to describe and measure substructure to two-storey semi-detached dwelling house                                                                                                                                        

2.

Apply elemental format for description and measurement of superstructure to two-storey detached dwelling house                                                                                                                        

3.

Describe and measure roofing to two-storey semi-detached dwelling house                                 

4.

Schedule finishes, completions and fittings for dwelling house, measure same                                

5.

Prepare manually and price a Bill of Quantities based on measurement listed above                                                      

Teaching and Learning Strategies

Delivery by lecture; self-directed learning with guidance of academic staff (relevant exercises reference to reading material); syllabus material recorded through 'live recordings' and posting of content in 'pdf' format for continual reference by student throughout Semester

Module Assessment Strategies

Continuous assessment and final examination

Repeat Assessments

By project work/assignment  -  details sent to student with examination results and date stated for submission; work will be similar in nature to that given during the Semester and all required study/refreence material wil be available on 'moodle'

Indicative Syllabus

Description and measurement of substructure to semi-detached dwelling house                    

Identification of items to be considered, and subsequent description and measurement of superstructure to two-storey semi-detached dwelling house (including differing wall and suspended floor constructions)     

Preparation of schedules with respect to completions, fittings and finishings                            

Description and measurement of roofing, completions, fittings and finishings to two-storey semi-detached dwelling house                                                                                                                       

Prepare manually and price a Bill of Quantities based on measurement listed above                                                                                                                                      

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 Year 1,2,3,4,5
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Flat Classroom measurement 4 4 Weekly 4.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN measurement 4 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 Lecture 2 Weekly 2.00
Directed Learning Not Specified Directed Learning 1 Weekly 1.00
Independent Learning Not Specified Independent Learning 4 Weekly 4.00
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

4.      Environmental Protection Agency, (1993), National Standard Building Elements and Design Cost Control Procedures, EPA, Ireland

Other Resources

None

Additional Information

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