Academics

Curriculum – Building Trades Diploma

First Year - First Term
BCA-100 Computer Literacy 1 s.h.
CAD-216 Architectural CADD 2 s.h.
CON-107 Construction Safety 2 s.h.
CON-110 Construction Drawing 1 s.h.
CON-121 Carpentry Fundamentals I 4 s.h.
CON-123 Carpentry Fundamentals II* 4 s.h.
MAT-801 Applied Math A** 1 s.h.
MAT-802 Applied Math B*** 1 s.h.
16 s.h.
Second Term
CON-112 Blueprint Reading and Estimating 3 s.h.
CON-255 Carpentry I**** 4 s.h.
CON-256 Carpentry II***** 4 s.h.
ENG-701 Communications I 3 s.h.
SDV-135 Job Seeking Skills 1 s.h.
15 s.h.
Third Term
CON-117 Building Codes and Standards 2 s.h.
CON-272 Commercial Construction 3 s.h.
SDV-210 Cooperative Education Internship 2 s.h.
7 s.h.
Total Program Hours 38 s.h
Other Elective Carpentry Courses
CON-305 Cabinetry and Millwork 3 s.h.
CON-315 Guitar Building 2 s.h.
CON-949 Special Topics in Carpentry 1 to 4 s.h.

*Prerequisite: CON-121 Carpentry Fundamentals I.

**Prerequisite: COMPASS Pre-Algebra score of at least 49, or ACT math score of at least 16, or MAT-063 Pre-Algebra with a grade of C or higher, or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of at least 59, or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of at least 50, or Accuplacer College Math score of at least 21.

***Prerequisite: COMPASS Pre-Algebra score of at least 49, or ACT math score of at least 16, or MAT-063 Pre-Algebra with a grade of C or higher, or Accuplacer Arithmetic score of at least 59, or Accuplacer Elementary Algebra score of at least 50, or Accuplacer College Math score of at least 21.

****Prerequisites: CON-121 Carpentry Fundamentals I and CON-123 Carpentry Fundamentals II.

*****Prerequisite: CON-255 Carpentry I.

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