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Course Details
Course Title Introduction to Cost Estimating
Conestoga Course Code CONS1010
Host College Conestoga College
OntarioLearn Course Code CG-CONS1010
Start Date 05/12/2020
End Date 08/18/2020
Course Fee $365.64
Hours 39
Course Description This course is intended to explain the process of construction estimating from contract documents to the methods of measuring material quantities used in general contracting offices. This will enable students to understand the position of the estimator within the business of construction management both in the contractor and sub-contractor?s world. The course focuses on "taking off" methods of materials using simple residential and commercial exercises.
Midterm Exam Format No exam requirement
Final Exam Format Online-no supervision requirement
Final Exam Group 05/12/2020 
Other Evaluation Details Assignments 60%, Discussion Forums 10%, Final Exam 30%
Minimum Passing Mark 55
Mandatory Chats No
Mandatory Group Work No
Other Details
Platform d2l/brightspace
Computer Software Requirements
Textbook Information Purchase textbook from Conestoga's bookstore No substitutions unless otherwise stated.
  Textbook #1 Textbook #2 Textbook #3 Textbook #4
Textbook Title Fundamentals of Construction Estimating
Author David Pratt
Publisher Nelson Publishing
Edition 4th
ISBN 9781337399395
Special Instructions
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