ARC 3305: Buildig Construction
The course provides an investigation into the principle methods, tools and techniques used to develop building construction project estimates, with primary emphasis on estimate planning and organization, quantity takeoffs and pricing. It also includes a basic introduction to construction contracts, estimate types and factors associated with determining costs of constructing projects. A comprehensive group project will be required to develop the complete cost estimate for a hypothetical facility. In addition, this course introduces the general concept on life-cycle cost as well as life-cycle costing formula.