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2023-2024 General Catalog 
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CON 321 - Residential Estimating

Last Date of Approval: Fall 2019

2 Credits
Total Lecture Hours: 30
Total Lab Hours: 0
Total Clinical Hours: 0
Total Work-Based Experience Hours: 0

Course Description:
Students will learn to estimate the residential construction costs of concrete, rough framing and finishes. Estimating skills will first be developed using a pencil paper analysis and then transferred to computer applications.In addition, this course will help students gain valuable knowledge and skills related to construction, which can be used to obtain construction related jobs or utilized for personal home construction or repairs.

Mode(s) of Instruction: traditional/face-to-face

Credit for Prior Learning: None

Course Fees: 0

Common Course Assessment(s): None

Student Learning Outcomes and Objectives:
  • Evaluate a drawing and calculate material.
    • Recognize important dimensions from a blueprint.
  •  Estimate the amount of material needed to construct a given project.
    • Calculate material needed for a project.
  •  Analyze change orders.
    • Make observations and adjust needed material for various change orders.

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