Course detail

Computer Support in Construction Preparation and Realization 2

FAST-CW019Acad. year: 2017/2018

ASPE software for the planning and management of the construction of buildings and transport structures – budgets, calculations, time schedules, network graphs and other steps in the management of a building contract. Investor and supplier controlling, administration of sub-deliveries, continuous evaluation of costs and resources. Lists of jobs done, fact-finding protocols, invoicing. Planning and management of construction in the RSV system in connection with the outputs of calculation software. Importing of budgets and their use in the creation of a technology planning model, sub-contractor budgets, creation of a time schedule via linkage to MS-Project, creation and printing of documentation for construction execution.

Department

Institute of Technology, Mechanisation and Construction Management (TST)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

The students will master the objective of the course consisting in application of the knowledge from previous courses at planning and management of building contracts of various characters in a building company. This includes application and modification of items of budget estimation programs, time schedules, monitoring of costs and resources, listings of performed jobs, monitoring and evaluation of the construction realization procedure.

Prerequisites

Knowledge of the rules for budgeting, good understanding of construction technologies, common user-level knowledge of work with office applications.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. General options for the use of ASPE software in construction planning and management.
2. Data available for use by the ASPE system – default and adopted ÚRS price lists.
3. Dials and settings of the ASPE programme, parameters of the construction process, budgets, construction execution and time schedules.
4. Construction execution, budgets and time schedules in the ASPE environment. Creation of budgets and calculated bids, time schedule options, network graphs, critical path calculations.
5. Contract solution variants, creation of supplier variants. Documents for construction execution in the ASPE environment – work – progress, invoicing, charge orders
6. Other ASPE options – construction phases, budget re-evaluation, large-scale changes.
7. Building production management using the RSV programme, general functionality.
8. Procedure for the implementation of the RSV system in a real construction company environment. Input data for contract management.
9. Record-keeping with regard to documentation for orders, bids and construction planning in the RSV system. Importing the budget and technology planning model for a contract, creation of sub-contractor budgets.
10. Connectivity of RSV to Microsoft Project, time scheduling and its linkage to a technology planning model. Outputs and execution of construction: list of jobs done, evaluation of costs and resources in the RSV system.

Aims

To get knowledge of software aid in construction process planning and monitoring in an integrated company management system. The knowledge should enable individual applications and solution in line with supposed allocation of the student on site in practice.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme N-P-E-SI (N) Master's

    branch R , 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme N-P-C-SI (N) Master's

    branch R , 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

  • Programme N-K-C-SI (N) Master's

    branch R , 2. year of study, winter semester, 5 credits, compulsory

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

13 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

seminars

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer