Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog 
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Montgomery College 2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CMGT 190 - Computer Applications in Construction

(R only) CE-R

Reviews software applications in construction project management, administration, estimating, scheduling, and cost control. Topics include an introduction to software packages used in subsequent courses, and Internet applications in construction. PREREQUISITE(S): CMAP 120  or consent of department. Two hours lecture, two hours laboratory each week. Formerly CT 190.

3 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Identify basic computer hardware components used in construction management.
  • Demonstrate general computer usage skills. In the construction field .
  • Articulate general computer vocabulary.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the ‘Windows’ GUI and OS capabilities.
  • Use web browser software to navigate the Internet for web-based investigation and communication resources.
  • Use word processing software to develop documents for clear communications with project participants.
  • Use spreadsheet software to develop spreadsheets for collecting, organizing, and manipulating information.
  • Analyze construction plans, as required for performing cost estimating and project scheduling.
  • Apply computer based project estimating, using Timberline software tools.
  • Apply computer based project scheduling, using Primavera software tools.

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