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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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
In-Person
Starting at $1,099.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

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.

Winter 2023 Schedule

Date & Time
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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Instructor: Evan Nishizu
389176
Fee:
$1,099.00
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ENROLL BY: Jan 9, 2023
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 22, 2023
Course Requirements
(Optional) Book: Print Reading for Architecture and Construction Technology by David A. Madsen; Alan Jefferis; David P. Madsen; Tereasa Jefferis
Reliable internet connection and Google Chrome browser required to access the software tool in this course.
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

Spring 2023 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
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Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
Future Offering (Opens February 06, 2023 12:00:00 AM)
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Instructor: Evan Nishizu
390402
Fee:
$1,099.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 18, 2023
Course Requirements
(Optional) Book: Print Reading for Architecture and Construction Technology by David A. Madsen; Alan Jefferis; David P. Madsen; Tereasa Jefferis
Reliable internet connection and Google Chrome browser required to access the software tool in this course.
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Apr 5, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed Apr 12, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed Apr 19, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed Apr 26, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed May 3, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed May 10, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed May 17, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed May 24, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed May 31, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed Jun 7, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206
Lecture
Wed Jun 14, 2023
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 206

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