2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Nov 28, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CONS 285B - Construction Estimating and Scheduling

Credits: 4
Advanced construction estimating and scheduling concepts for residential and commercial projects. Emphasis will be place on current construction industry computer applications. 

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Recognize structural concepts of residential and light commercial structures.
  2. Analyze items, elements or systems in construction by manually and visually identifying what is necessary for its construction.
  3. Calculate material take-offs and cost estimation.
  4. Manage subcontrators and vendors start and completion dates.
  5. Create a computer based construction schedule. 
  6. Prioritize data to produce construction reports.
  7. Assess the timing factor, leads, and lags of the schedule.

Prerequisite: Prerequisite: CONS 121B   and CONS 185B ; and either IS 100B   or IS 101 ; and either MATH 104B  or MATH 116  or above (except MATH 122 and 123)

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