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SRE272 - Building Measurement

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Previously coded as:SRQ271
Unit chair:

Nilupa Udawatta


SRT151 or SRT112



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week.


SRE272 introduces students to the principles and practices of building measurement in simple low-rise residential construction through the use of the Australian Standard Method of Measurement (ASMM). The distinct differences in roles and responsibilities between the quantity surveyor and the contractor’s estimator will also be discussed. Students will also be introduced to the use of computer programs for the measurement of building works.


Online quiz (2 x 10% each) 20%, group practical measurement task 40%, examination 40%. To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit students must achieve at least 40% in the examination.

Prescribed texts

AIQS, 2016, Australian Standard Method of Measurement of Building Works, 6th Ed, Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors

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