Understand the estimating processes and methods of quantity take-offs.
Materials & Processes
Become more familiar with the materials and processes of construction.
Understand the importance of accuracy, organization, and attention to detail.
Drawings & Specifications
Understand construction drawings and specifications as they pertain to quantity take-offs and specifically to construction finishes.
Understand and recognize quality work in construction finishes.
Ability to perform and document quantity surveys and price them accurately and quickly.
Apply computerized spreadsheet applications to estimating.
Assessment of the above learning outcomes is performed through instructor analysis of homework, exams, classroom observations, student feedback, and course evaluations.