Available in 2022
Course code



10 units


3000 level

Course handbook


This course advances students' knowledge in the process of building measurement and bills of quantity through the use of industry standard software. Elements of measurement and bills of quantities, in accordance with the Australian Standard Method of Measurement of Building Works (ASMM), are applied.


BCA Singapore

  • Semester 1 - 2022


  • Semester 1 - 2022


  • Semester 1 - 2022

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Investigate the process of on-screen measurement

2. Investigate the process of 3D measurement

3. Apply the rules for bills of quantities to computer software

4. Prepare building measurement and bills of quantities for major trades utilising on-screen and 3D software: groundworks, masonry, roofing, finishes

5. Extract relevant information from Building Information Models


  • Specialised computer software for measurement and BQ preparation of groundworks
  • Measurement process of masonry
  • Measurement process of roofing
  • Measurement process of finishes
  • Use of BIM in Measurement
  • Overview and future directions of measurement


To enrol in this course you must have successfully completed ARBE2301.

Assessment items

Report: Measurement of Groundworks

Report: Measurement of Masonry, Roofing and Finishes

Quiz: Online Quiz

Contact hours

BCA Singapore, Callaghan and Online


Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Distance learning students will receive equivalent instruction through online or other distance education strategies

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.