BCN 2405†††††††† Construction Mechanics††††††††††† 3
of particles, rigid bodies, friction, distributed forces, centroids and moments
of inertia. Includes a study of the strength of materials of construction.
3281C†††††† Construction Survey and
Building Layout†††††††††† 3
of surveying skills required in the field of construction, including building
layout, indirect determination of elevation and distance, referencing,
establishment of grade, and topographic mapping. Instruments used will include
transit and automatic level. Credit cannot be received for both BCN 3281C and
BCN 3502†††††††† Plumbing and Drainage††††††† 3
water demand design, refuse systems, codes, distribution systems, drainage
principles, drainage design, storm drainage systems and community and private
sewage disposal. Methods of water treatment and cost estimating are discussed.
Principles of hydraulics and pneumatics and the installation of plumbing and
drainage systems are discussed.
BCN 3731†††††††† Construction Safety†††††††††††††††† 3
of safety in typical industrial and construction environments.
BCN 4431†††††††† Structures I††††††††††††††† 4
and design of structural elements for buildings, bridges and specialized
structures which utilize steel and timber. Includes beam shear, deflection,
bearing and moment.
4461C†††††† Structures II†††††††††††† 4
and design of concrete elements related to construction. Handbooks based on
reinforced concrete strength design methods are utilized. Codes and safety as
they apply to concrete structures are studied. Forms, formwork design and form
materials are studied.
BCN 4510†††††††† Environmental Technology-Heat and Air†††††††††††††† 3
and practices of year-round air conditioning, ventilation and sound control in
buildings. Includes code provisions and cost estimation.
BCN 4701†††††††† Construction Administration†††††††† 3
of the construction industry and professional requirements of management,
administration and project management in construction environments.
Consideration of information required to sit for the contractorís examination.