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SSUD71-312: Early Estimating and Cost Planning

Description

This subject provides students with the ability to estimate building projects. Students will be able to undertake simple building estimates and will also be able to conduct cost planning assignments. Students are introduced to the concepts of value engineering and management. Students will use a range of techniques and case studies.

Subject details

TypePostgraduate
CodeSSUD71-312
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Society & Design
Semesters offered
  • September 2021 [Standard Offering]
  • January 2022 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2022 [Standard Offering]
  • September 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • January 2023 [Standard Offering]
  • May 2023 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • September 2023 [Non-Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study areas
  • Architecture and Built Environment
Subject fees
  • Commencing in 2021: $5,250
  • Commencing in 2022: $5,310

Learning outcomes

1. Apply and critically analyse standard cost planning techniques during the design process and in early stage feasibility studies. 1. Apply and critically analyse standard cost planning techniques during the design process and in early stage feasibility studies. 2. Demonstrate the process of construction cost forecasting in theory and practice as it applies to complex construction projects. 2. Demonstrate the process of construction cost forecasting in theory and practice as it applies to complex construction projects. 3. Integrate and synthesise cost plans into a developer’s feasibility study to test and assess the viability of a complex construction project. 3. Integrate and synthesise cost plans into a developer’s feasibility study to test and assess the viability of a complex construction project. 4. Demonstrate the importance of whole life costing, value management and sustainability in the design economics of a complex construction project. 4. Demonstrate the importance of whole life costing, value management and sustainability in the design economics of a complex construction project.

Enrolment requirements

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Pre-requisites: ?

Co-requisites: ?

There are no co-requisites.

Restrictions: ?

Nil

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Standard Offering
Enrolment opens15/11/2020
Semester start18/01/2021
Subject start18/01/2021
Cancellation 1?01/02/2021
Cancellation 2?08/02/2021
Last enrolment31/01/2021
Withdraw – Financial?13/02/2021
Withdraw – Academic?06/03/2021
Teaching census?12/02/2021
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens21/03/2021
Semester start17/05/2021
Subject start17/05/2021
Cancellation 1?31/05/2021
Cancellation 2?07/06/2021
Last enrolment30/05/2021
Withdraw – Financial?12/06/2021
Withdraw – Academic?03/07/2021
Teaching census?11/06/2021
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens18/07/2021
Semester start13/09/2021
Subject start13/09/2021
Cancellation 1?27/09/2021
Cancellation 2?04/10/2021
Last enrolment26/09/2021
Withdraw – Financial?09/10/2021
Withdraw – Academic?30/10/2021
Teaching census?08/10/2021
Standard Offering
Enrolment opens14/11/2021
Semester start17/01/2022
Subject start17/01/2022
Cancellation 1?31/01/2022
Cancellation 2?07/02/2022
Last enrolment30/01/2022
Withdraw – Financial?12/02/2022
Withdraw – Academic?05/03/2022
Teaching census?11/02/2022