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CARP 181
Introduction to Carpentry


Credits: 1- 18
Clock Hours per Quarter: 310

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50    Lab Hours:260


Description
Introduction to the construction industry and principles of residential building construction. On-site work that includes excavation, footings, foundations, wall framing, trusses, sheathing and tool safety. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Work following safety requirements.
  • Read and understand blue prints.
  • Demonstrate proper site preparation.
  • Install a foundation.
  • Erect rough framing.
  • Identify proper roofing materials needed for specific work.
  • Demonstrate proper techniques for interior and exterior wall framing.

  • Course Topics
  • Excavation
  • Footings
  • Foundations
  • Wall Framing
  • Trusses
  • Sheathing
  • Tool Safety
  • Jobsite Safety
  • Roofing

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    CARP 181
    Fall 2014
    8901
    Larry Harding
    CARP 181
    Summer 2014
    8901
    Larry Harding
    CARP 181
    Spring 2014
    8901
    Larry Harding
    CARP 181
    Winter 2014
    8901
    Larry Harding
    CARP 181
    Fall 2013
    8901
    Larry Harding


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
     
     
    X
    X
    X
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.