QSUR501 – Measurement for Small Buildings

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Module code
QSUR501
Module title
Measurement for Small Buildings
Prescription
To enable the student to develop the skills and knowledge to assemble quantity surveying documentation and measure schedules of quantities for a small building project.
Programmes
  • EN1601
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
15
Delivery method
  • Web-Supported
Learning hours
Directed hours
75
Self directed hours
75
Total learning hours
150
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
Assemble quantity surveying documentation relevant to specific trade sections for a small building project
Measure schedules of quantities for a small building project
Content
May include, but not limited to, an appropriate selection from the following topics:
Quantity surveying documentation relevant to specific trade sections: documentation assembled includes excavation, concrete work, reinforcing steel, brickwork, blockwork, metal windows and doors, carpentry, joinery, roofing, plasterboard linings, floor coverings, glazing. Identification and correction of discrepancies.
Preparation of schedules of quantities: items checked against documentation, schedules measured and compiled to industry standard for a range of trade sections.
Teaching and Learning Strategy
Learning activities for topics may typically include practical/workshop, case studies, lectures, tutorials, field trips, group work, visiting specialists, computer simulations, web technologies, projects and self-directed learning.
Assessment Criteria
Learning activities for topics may typically include practical/workshop, case studies, lectures, tutorials, field trips, group work, visiting specialists, computer simulations, web technologies, projects and self-directed learning.
Portfolio of evidence100
Learning and Teaching Resource
Sample construction documentation
Access to online/published material, product and pricing data.
Access to selected software e.g. spreadsheet