Introduction to the principles and techniques of estimating construction costs, with emphasis on quantity take-off and pricing elements of work. Prerequisite: CM 323. Offered: Sp.
The students will obtain knowledge and systematic skills necessary to establish both conceptual and detailed estimates for construction projects based on specifications, drawings, and cost data books, with emphasis on quantity take-off and pricing for the most fundamental construction elements including site work, concrete, masonry, metal, and wood.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Class assignments and grading