Singapore University of Social Sciences

Construction Measurement (2 of 4) Architectural and M&E Works (QSM202)

Applications Open: 01 April 2020

Applications Close: 31 May 2020

Next Available Intake: July 2020

Course Types: Modular Undergraduate Course

Language: English

Duration: 6 months

Fees: To be confirmed

Area of Interest: Built Environment

Schemes: Alumni Continuing Education + (ACE+), Lifelong Learning Credit (L2C)

Funding: SkillsFuture


Synopsis

Construction Measurement (2 of 4) Architectural and M&E Works focuses on the measurement of Architectural and Mechanical & Electrical works. It develops students’ understanding and skills in the measurement of building works involving wall, floor and ceiling finishes, doors and windows, roof structures & coverings, and general mechanical, electrical and plumbing installation works.

Level: 2
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: Every July

Topics

  • Measurement of in-situ and tiled wall and floor finishes
  • Measurement of system floor and ceiling finishes
  • Measurement of timber pitched roofs
  • Measurement of pitched roof coverings and rainwater goods
  • Measurement of doors and associated sundry items
  • Measurement of windows and associated sundry items
  • Application of general SMM principles for measuring Mechanical installations
  • Measurement of pipes, ducts, insulation and associated fittings
  • Application of general SMM principles for measuring Electrical installations
  • Measurement of conduits, cables, lighting installations and associated electrical works
  • Application of general SMM principles for measuring plumbing installations
  • Measurement of cold & hot water supply, sanitary & plumbing system, CCTV and fire protection system

Learning Outcome

  • Apply the relevant SMM rules for measuring quantities.
  • Identify scope and interpret drawings and specifications for measuring Architectural and M&E Works.
  • Interpret the principles and rules of the Standard Method of Measurement for Building Works 2 (SMM2) relating to the measurement of Architectural and M&E works.
  • Prepare a list of items based on drawings and specifications for measuring quantities relating to the measurement of wall, floor and ceiling finishes, doors and windows, roof structures & coverings, and general mechanical, electrical and plumbing works.
  • Apply the principles and rules of SMM2 to measure wall, floor and ceiling finishes, doors and windows, roof structures & coverings, and general mechanical, electrical and plumbing works.
  • Demonstrate ability to ensure that quantities measured are accurate and consistent with SMM2 principles through bulk check.
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