Reading Construction Blueprints

C&EE X 412.9

An introduction to reading and analyzing construction blueprints including a review of the necessary mathematics, symbols, and drawn line interpretations.

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Winter
Summer
Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $1,099.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Learn to analyze all types of construction drawings
  • Identify construction drawing defects
  • Write a request for information (RFI)
  • How to answer layout questions
  • Coordinate issues between different trades
  • Quantify different material from the blue print

About this course:

This is an introductory course in reading and analyzing architecture and construction technology documents, in which students acquire the theory and practice to read complete sets of drawings used in building design and building construction. Students explore all elements of architecture and construction technology document reading, from sheet characteristics and drawing symbols to reading specialty prints and construction specifications. Students develop skills in reading, visual perception, technical communication, and problem solving. Students are given a full set of construction project documents to work through typical problems commonly encountered by professionals. This course utilizes the pdf viewing and editing software, Bluebeam Revu, to navigate the construction documents. The tools used in this course require a PC/Laptop with a Windows Operating System, and may not be compatible with other operating systems.

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Enrollment Closed
-
Wednesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Evan Nishizu
373943
Fee:
$1,099.00
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.
Access to computer/tablet
(Optional) Book: Print Reading for Architecture and Construction Technology by David A. Madsen; Alan Jefferis; David P. Madsen; Tereasa Jefferis
(Optional) Book: DEWALT Blueprint Reading Professional Reference by Paul Rosenberg
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Computer Lab
Wed Jun 24, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Jul 1, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Jul 8, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Jul 15, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Jul 22, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Jul 29, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Aug 5, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Aug 12, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Aug 19, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Aug 26, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Computer Lab
Wed Sep 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM 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.
Instructor: Evan Nishizu
375433
Fee:
$1,099.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 12, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Access to computer/tablet
(Optional) Book: Print Reading for Architecture and Construction Technology by David A. Madsen; Alan Jefferis; David P. Madsen; Tereasa Jefferis
(Optional) Book: DEWALT Blueprint Reading Professional Reference by Paul Rosenberg

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