ARCH 50 Construction Drawings (3)
Lec-35, Lab-70, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
Study of construction documents with an emphasis on light wood frame construction and ecological sustainability. Building and framing systems, detailing, site issues, codes and regulations, research and professional publications in architecture and construction disciplines through creation of a simple set of construction documents.
Offered Fall semesters
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Prepare and assemble a set of working drawings for a small frame structure.
- Outcome 2: Integrate green assemblies and materials into a construction system.
- Outcome 3: Classify and apply information from technical bulletins, professional publications and research literature.
- Outcome 4: Demonstrate an understanding of how construction documents are organized and produced in a professional office.