ARCH2141 Architectural Commercial Technology II

The goal of this course is the production of a set of construction drawings for a commercial building project where poured and pre-cast concrete, steel and CMU cavity wall are the primary structural building materials. The course utilizes a team approach to the project to foster the critical thinking, problem-solving and teamwork skills required in industry. Emphasis will also be given to increasing drafting proficiency of work sharing and BIM techniques.

Credits

5

Prerequisite

ARCH2121

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate effective team skills
Utilize Internet-based applications for team collaboration
Demonstrate understanding of the building materials used
Demonstrate understanding of design program
Demonstrate correct dimensioning of drawings
Demonstrate proper annotation of drawings
Manage linked files
Demonstrate ability to meet project deadlines
Demonstrate understanding of office standards

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
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Eden Prairie Campus – 952-995-1544

Campus

Eden Prairie Campus 952-995-1300

Credit Details

lecture:

2

lab:

3