CNST 1011 Carpentry-Rough Framing
An introductory course in the methods and materials necessary to build a wood framed building. This course offers hands-on practice in the framing of simple floors, walls, ceilings, roofs, and stairways.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Demonstrate and describe the safety practices required in the carpentry trades.
- Outcome 2: Describe the functions of the major components of floors, walls, roofs, and stairs.
- Outcome 3: Describe the properties of framing materials, engineered lumber, fasteners, and hardware framing systems.
- Outcome 4: Interpret framing plans and prepare material take-off for framing projects.
- Outcome 5: Choose and work with the tools required to dismantle carpentry projects.
- Outcome 6: Choose and work with the tools required to build carpentry projects.
- Outcome 7: Choose materials, measure and layout plates and joists.
- Outcome 8: Frame floor, walls, ceiling, and roof.
- Outcome 9: Layout and construct stairs
- Outcome 10: Describe how green technologies affect current carpentry practices.
- Outcome 11: Solve typical carpentry problems and propose strategies to avoid them.