Principles of Construction

Course Description:

Principles of Construction provides an overview to the various fields of architectural millwork, interior design, construction science, and construction technology. Safety and career opportunities are included, in addition to work ethics and job-related study in the classroom such as communications; problem solving and critical thinking. This exploratory course addresses the knowledge and skills important in woodworking industry. Students study common manufacturing tools, machines, materials and processes in a laboratory setting. After completing core projects, students will have the opportunity to build individual projects with approval of the instructor. Students wishing to build a project are expected to pay for all materials. Must sign up simultaneously for Principles of Manufacturing below for the 2 credit program.

Prerequisite & Recommendations:

Prerequisite: None

Other Information:
Offered at TECC-West only. Corequisite: Principles of Manufacturing (TECC-W).