CNST 107 Blueprint Reading (3)
Lec-35, Lab-70, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
This course teaches the skills for reading a variety of construction plans, details, schedules and specifications. The course is a beginning course, yet also enhances skills of those who have existing knowledge of construction drawings.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Decipher construction plans and retrieve specific information from floor plans, construction details, elevations, building sections, electrical schematics, plumbing drawings, and HVAC plans.
- Outcome 2: Evaluate the principles and strategies for the reading of residential and commercial construction plans.
- Outcome 3: Interpret the elements of green building through plan reading and design.
- Outcome 4: Apply math skills to cost estimating, measuring, and conversions problems.