Course Title: Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5256 Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)

Course Title: Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

BUIL5990C

City Campus

TAFE

130T Vocational Engineering

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2012,
Term2 2013,
Term1 2014,
Term2 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2015,
Term1 2016,
Term2 2016

BUIL5990C

City Campus

TAFE

174T School of VE Engineering, Health & Science

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2017,
Term2 2017

Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4338

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency specifies the outcomes required to monitor building or construction costing systems. The processes and practices involved in supervising and monitoring costing systems result in the ongoing maintenance of cost control and the production of expenditure schedules and other arrangements, which ensure contracts or projects remain on budget. In order to achieve the outcomes for this unit, knowledge of relevant legislation, codes and standards, industry estimating and costing systems, and financial principles is required.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CPCCBC5002A Monitor costing systems on medium rise building and construction projects

Elements:

1. Supervise the identification and classification of project costs.

2. Manage the preparation of a schedule of project expenditure.

3. Prepare curves showing projected cash flow and payments.

4. Maintain continuous checks on expenditure and evaluate outcomes.

5. Prepare final cost report.


Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements.
 


Overview of Assessment

Assessment will incorporate a variety of methods including written,oral, practical tasks and activities. You will be asked to personally demonstrate to your teacher/assessor the practical skills gained during this course to the relevant industry standards. Assessment activities will occur throughout this course and feedback will be provided at regular intervals.

Assessment Tasks

Students must pass each of the following assessment tasks to demonstrate competent.

Assessment

Weight

Assessment 1

Formative- Online Quiz

S/NYS

Assessment 2- Part A

Written Assignment

50%

Assessment 2- Part B

Written Assignment-S-curves and Cost summary 

30%

Task 3

Summative- Online Quiz

20%

These tasks assesses the following Course Learning Outcomes (CLOs):

Assessment Mapping Matrix

Element / Performance Criteria Covered

Assessment 1

Assessment 2A

Assessment 2B

Assessment 3

1.1

X

X

 

 

1.2

X

X

 

 

1.3

X

X

 

 

1.4

 

 

X

X

1.5

X

X

 

X

2.1

 

X

 

 

2.2

 

X

 

 

2.3

 

X

X

 

3.1

 

 

X

X

3.2

 

 

X

X

3.3

 

 

X

 

3.4

 

 

X

X

3.5

 

 

X

 

4.1

 

 

X

 

4.2

 

 

X

 

4.3

 

 

X

 

4.4

 

 

X

 

4.5

 

 

X

 

5.1

 

 

X

X

5.2

 

 

X

X

 

 

 

To be deemed competent you must demonstrate an understanding of all aspects required of the competency. Assessment methods have been designed to measure your achievement of each competency in a flexible manner over multiple tasks.