Course Description: An introduction to basic materials of construction and the fundamental principals of hand drafting and system analysis. The coursework includes surveying existing conditions, development of plans, elevations, and sections, and basic details as well as the study of material properties and applications.
Credits / Hours: 3 CREDITS / 5 HOURS (1 LECTURE + 4 LAB)
Section Number: D551
Prerequisites: ARCH 1101 Introduction to Architecture
Course context: This course is positioned between the Intro to Architecture course and the higher-level building technology courses. This course will prepare you for further exploration of building technology, technical documentation, and understanding of structure, materials, and building assemblies.
The full course syllabus can be found on the ARCH 1231 Course Hub Openlab Site