General Contractor

The Construction Technology programme provides entry level training for beginning students in residential and commercial contracting skills.  The curriculum includes all aspects of residential construction, from infrastructure building (plumbing and electrical), foundation/masonry, and to interior and exterior finishing.  The programme will be integrated to include technical courses with significant hands-on experience on/off campus. 

Curriculum

Required Courses                                                                           Credits

ENG     1102   College English                                                                     3

MAT    1105   College Algebra                                                                    3

CON     1100   Blueprint Reading                                                               2

CTD     1101   Building Materials                                                                4

CTD     1102   Leveling Instruments, Site Preparation & Layout            3

CTD     1103   Tools, Safety & Pre-Construction Skills                             4

CTD     1104   Foundation Formwork, Masonry & Lab                           4

PLM    1100   Plumbing I                                                                             4

CTD     1106   Framing, Drywall & Lab                                                      4

ELI      1100   Electrical I                                                                             4

MAT    2100   Business Math                                                                      3

ADM    1105   Introduction to Business                                                    3

ADM    2200   Business Communications                                                  3

                                (Pre-requisite ENG 1102)

HUM    2200   Introduction to Humanities                                                 3

EEI      1299   Co-op Work Experience/Internship                                   4

                                (Pre-requisite all above courses)

CTD     2101   Roof Framing I                                                                      4

CTD     2102   Exterior Trim & Hardware Finishes & Lab                        4

TLY     1101   Tile Laying II                                                                           4

ADM    2108   Computerized Accounting                                                    3

                                (Pre-requisite ADM 2105)

PSY      2200   General Psychology                                                               3

 

Required Courses                                                                           Credits

CTD     2105   Roof Framing II                                                                       4

                                (Pre-requisite CTD 2101)

CTD     2106   Contractor Estimating                                                             3

                                (Pre-requisite CON 1100)

CTD     1100   Trade Career Path Introduction                                             3

HVAC  1100   HVAC I                                                                                        4

CTD     2108   General Contractor Project Management                              3

STA     2200   Elementary Statistics                                                                 3

                                (Pre-requisite MAT 1105)

CTD     2299  General Contractor Co-op Work Experience/Internship      4

                                (Pre-requisite all above courses)

 

 

Total Credit Hours for A.A.S.                                                                          72

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