Construction Technology

C&EE X 407.2

Study construction materials, equipment, methods, and regulatory influences including technology of basic building materials, interior and exterior finishes, plumbing and electrical and mechanical systems.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $999.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Identify the major construction systems and how they are employed to construct a building
  • Understand the materials involved in the make-up of building construction systems
  • Have the knowledge of the equipment required for the construction of certain systems
  • Compare and contrast the different construction materials and options available for a particular building system and better understand the logic behind the design of a building
  • Understand how the building systems and material used in a project affects the management of that project, including the schedule, buyout, site logistics, and staffing

About this course:

This course studies construction materials, equipment, methods, and regulatory influences. Topics include construction for site and civil work; seismic resistance; technology of basic building materials; interior and exterior finishes; and plumbing, electrical, and mechanical systems. Instruction discusses current developments in materials, systems, and construction techniques in light of changing factors of production, regulatory constraints, and current trends.

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
376965
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 18, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods by Edward Allen and Joseph Iano
Book: Building Construction Illustrated by Francis D.K. Ching
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
-
Wednesday 6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Craig Warner
376964
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes
Visitors not permitted.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 20, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Jan 6, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jan 13, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jan 20, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jan 27, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Feb 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Feb 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Feb 17, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Feb 24, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Mar 3, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Mar 10, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online
Discussion
Wed Mar 17, 2021
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
Online

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
378716
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 12, 2021
Course Requirements
Book: Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods by Edward Allen and Joseph Iano
Book: Building Construction Illustrated by Francis D.K. Ching
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens February 01, 2021 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Craig Warner
378715
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 14, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Mar 31, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Apr 7, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Apr 14, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Apr 21, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Apr 28, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed May 5, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed May 12, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed May 19, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed May 26, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jun 2, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Wed Jun 9, 2021
4:00PM PT - 7:00PM PT
Online

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