ACT 224 Construction Systems 2

Credit Hours: 
4.00
Course Description: 

Focuses on residential construction materials with reference to geographic location, cost, and proper installation techniques. Topics include reading and evaluating blueprints, and working with traditional hand and power tools. Also covers roof shingle selection and installation, proper insulation techniques, selection and installation of interior finishes, and finish carpentry skills. Lab activities examine roofing, drywall, insulation, door and window installation, and finish flooring. Course utilizes digital resources to research materials and building codes.

Prerequisites: 
ACT 124
Co-requisites: 
None