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.

READ MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE
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.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Enrollment Closed
-
This section has no set meeting times.
373935
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 06, 2020
Course Requirements
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 PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Craig Warner
373934
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 08, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Wed Jun 24, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 1, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 8, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 15, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 22, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Jul 29, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Aug 5, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Aug 12, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Aug 19, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Aug 26, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online
Discussion
Wed Sep 2, 2020
6:00PM PDT - 9:00PM PDT
Online

Available Format(s):

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

Future Offering (Opens August 03, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
This section has no set meeting times.
375392
Fee:
$999.00
See Details
Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 12, 2020
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.

Contact Us

Our team members are here to help. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm

This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

Keep up to date on the latest news and offerings in Civil & Environmental Engineering

vector icon of building

Corporate Education

Learn how we can help your organization meet its professional development goals and corporate training needs.

Learn More

vector icon of building

Donate to UCLA Extension

Support our many efforts to reach communities in need.

Innovation Programs

Student Scholarships

Coding Boot Camp

Lifelong Learning