82137 Quantity surveying and specification

Course Description

The Course DescriptionIntroduction to the Jordanian legal systems and law applicable to the construction industry. Introduction to value engineering and quality control.An introduction to the legal aspects of construction projects, emphasis on legal problems directly applied to the practice of project management, contracts and specifications documents, codes and zoning laws, and labor laws. Quantity survey procedure, methods, and analysis of the elements of cost estimating; database development and management, productivity, unit costs, quantity surveys and pricing, bidding, negotiating, and value engineering



Books for this Course

  • S. Dutta, Estimating and Costing in Civil Engineering, 24th Ed. SOS Free Stock, 1999

Times Offered

  • September 2015
  • January 2016