Construction Estimating

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
CIV
230
2
3
0
3
Prerequisite:

ARC 111, CIS 110, CIS 111, or EGR 115

Corequisite:

None

This course covers quantity take-offs of labor, materials, and equipment and calculation of direct and overhead costs for a construction project. Topics include the interpretation of working drawings and specifications, types of contracts and estimates, building codes, bidding techniques and procedures, and estimating software. Upon completion, students should be able to prepare a detailed cost estimate and bid documents for a construction project.