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SRE272 - Building Measurement

Unit details

Year2017 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
Previously coded as:SRQ271
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Roshani Palliyaguru


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 practice of measurement and estimating in simple low-rise residential construction. Students will learn of the role of construction documentation as a critical form of information transmission, the roles and uses of bills of quantities, builders' quantities and estimates, descriptions of measured items, measurement of quantities for domestic construction and estimating of unit rates and familiarisation with computer packages.


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

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