CAO Code LY507
  Letterkenny Campus

Bachelor of Science (Ord)

Quantity Surveying

3 years  /    Level 7  /    Full-time   /   Work Placement

Is this course for me?

The BSc in Quantity Surveying at LYIT is tailored to produce technically competent graduates. The programme offers students exciting paid placement opportunities in the final year of the course where they gain invaluable 'hands' on experience.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
1 Mathematics 1 Mandatory 5 4
Construction Technology 1 Mandatory 5 4
Quantity Surveying Skills 1 Mandatory 5 4
Elementary CAD Mandatory 5 4
Physics 1 Mandatory 5 4
Technical Writing & Communication Mandatory 5 3
2 Land Surveying & GIS Mandatory 5 4
Measurement & Pre-contract Cost Planning Mandatory 10 8
BIM Graphic Communications Mandatory 5 4
Construction Technology 2 Mandatory 5 4
Building Services 1 Mandatory 5 4
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
3 Advanced Construction Technology Mandatory 5 5
Building Contract Law Mandatory 5 4
Measurement & Estimating 1 Mandatory 10 6
Tendering & Procurement Mandatory 5 5
Engineering Methods & Electro Mechanical Drafting Mandatory 5 4
4 Measurement & Estimating 2 Mandatory 10 6
Measurement & Construction Economics Mandatory 5 4
Measurement Project Mandatory 5 6
Building Services 2 Mandatory 5 4
Site Organisation Mandatory 5 4
SEMESTER MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS CONTACT HOURS
5 Active Learning Diary & Professional Competencies Mandatory 25 0
Management Practice in the Built Environment Mandatory 10 0
Capstone Project Mandatory 15 0
Dissertation Research Mandatory 10 0

Professional Recognition

Professional accreditation opens doors to global opportunities. This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB).

Add-on Courses

On successful completion of this programme, learners may transfer to the following programmes at LYIT:

Follow-on Courses

Follow up programmes elsewhere include:

Key Information

CAO Key Dates:
Discounted closing date – 20 January (17:15)
Normal closing date – 1 February (17:15)
Late closing date – 1 May (17:15)
Change of Mind opens – 5 May (12:00)
Change of Mind closes – 1 July (17:15)
Round 1 offers – 20 August (06:00)

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6406 / +353 (0)74 918 6410

Head of Department Anne Boner
Email: Anne.Boner@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6403

School and Department
School of Engineering
Department of Civil Engineering & Construction