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BLDG 212 PRINT READING FOR CONSTRUCTION 3 Units

Review of basic drafting symbols as they appear on prints, analysis of multi-view and isometric drawings. Interpretation of working drawings, specifications and symbols on typical construction documents. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #2444  7:00pm-10:20pm Tu      Lecture IT140  WHEELER R   

BLDG 213 BUILDING CONSTRUCTION CODES AND STANDARDS 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Codes and standards for building construction and design; fire protection features; shear paneling, steel hardware connections and design for earthquake mitigation; disabled accessibility design; reporting and clearance of asbestos containing materials (ACM); energy conservation. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0361  6:30pm- 9:50pm W       Lecture IT140  PLUMMER M   

BLDG 215 MATERIALS & METHODS OF CONST: FLOOR THROUGH ROOF FRAMING 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Properties and erection of structural materials; lumber framing, structural metals, masonry and use of other materials. Insulation and glazing for energy conservation. Hardware and shear paneling for seismic reinforcement. Construction inspector’s duties. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0357  7:00pm-10:20pm Th      Lecture IT140  CUNNINGHAM R

BLDG 218 INSPECTION OF ARCHITECTURAL DETAILS 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Properties of architectural materials, lumber, roofing, wall finishes, flooring and covering, glass and glazing, finishes. Engineering principles pertaining to heat, acoustics, humidity, roof construction, interior and exterior materials, finish carpentry, hardware and trim. Final inspection procedures. Total of 54 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #1151  6:30pm- 9:50pm M       Lecture V213   FRAUSTO P H 

BLDG 230A BUILDING CONSTRUCTION 10 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Introduction of apprentice carpentry and the building construction trade. Safety orientation in the shop and on the job site including safety practices in demolition. Grading, site development and use of builder’s level. Orientation to and application of building layout, materials used in construction, estimation of materials, concrete form work, placing of concrete under floor framing, girder and floor joist layout. Trade technical calculations. Introduction of local and Uniform Building Codes, standards and Title 24. Required instructional trips. No credit if taken after Bldg 210A-B. Total of 90 hours lecture and 270 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0256  7:30am-11:55am MTuWThF LecLab  IT141  WHEELER R   

BLDG 230C BUILDING CONSTRUCTION 10 Units

Prerequisite(s): Bldg 230B.
Introduction to rough framing, roof framing, and stair building. Related safety practices in shop and on construction site. Importance of the measuring tools and their use. Stud, joist, and rafter layout. Roof rafters of equal, unequal or odd sloped roofs; roof sheathing and coverings. Framing to allow for plumbing, electrical, heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC). Drywall construction. Interior and exterior stair building. Trade technical calculations. Related local and Uniform Building codes, standards and Title 24. Required instructional trips. Total of 90 hours lecture and 270 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

   #0258  7:30am-11:55am MTuWThF LecLab  IT141  WHEELER R   

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