Syllabus

Construction Technology & Principles of Architecture

Advanced Construction Technology:

Course Breakdown:

Week 1-3 Cabinet Making

Week 4-5 Framing methods

Week 5-6 Floor Framing

Week 7-8 Wall framing and Sheathing

Week 9-10 Basic Roof Framing

Week 11 Hip, Valley, and Jack Sheathing

Week 12 Roof Assembly and Sheathing

Week 13 Roof Trusses

Week 14 Steel Framing Basics

Week 15 Steel Framing Methods

Week 16 Window and Skylights

Week 17 Residential Doors

Week 18 Roof Coverings

Construction Technology:

Course Breakdown: Second Semester Classes

Week 1-2 Framing Methods

Week 3-4 Floor Framing

Week 5-6 Wall Framing and Sheathing

Week 7-8 Basic Roof Framing

Week 9 Hip, Valley, and Jack Rafters

Week 10 Roof assembly and Sheathing

Week 11 Roof Trusses

Week 12 Steel Framing Basics

Week 13 Steel Framing Methods

Week 14 Windows and Skylights

Week 15 Residential Doors

Week 16 Roof Coverings

Week 17 Roof-Edge Details

Week 18 Siding

Principles of Architecture
Course Breakdown: Second Semester Classes

Week 1 The Construction Industry

Week 2 Building Codes and Planning

Week 3 Reading and Drawing Plans

Week 4 Floor Plans Terms and Definitions

Week 5 Floor Plans Architecture Symbols

Week 6 Floor Plan Scale Drawing

Week 7 Floor Plan Design

Week 8 Floor Plan Drawing

Week 9 Floor Plan Drawing

Week 10 The Construction Industry

Week 11+12 Building Codes and Planning

Week 13 Construction Safety and Health

Week 14+15 Hand Tools

Week 16+17+18 Power Saws