Understanding Building Codes
This introduction to building and life-safety regulations covers several critical aspects of code compliance, from design development through construction administration.
What you can learn.
- Understand code analysis, interpretations, and special applications
- Develop solid code vocabulary and knowledge of their appropriate use
- Gain knowledge in design development and construction administration
About this course:This introductory course to building and life-safety regulations is designed to make you code literate. Instruction covers several critical aspects of code compliance by phase of construction--from design development through construction administration. Topics include code analysis, interpretations, and special applications. Upon completion of the course, students should have a solid code vocabulary, as well as a working knowledge of their appropriate application.
It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Understanding Building Codes.
Fall 2019 Schedule
These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.
Course will not meet on two dates to be announced in class.
Restricted course. Registration for this course takes place through Cal Poly Pomona's BroncoDirect system.
This course is nondiscountable. Internet access required.
Important Notice for Students:
This course is restricted to those admitted to the Master of Interior Architecture program only.
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