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Materials and Methods 1 BLDC 1050

Building Construction Course

Course details

Introduces basic materials and methods used in construction. Topics include: physical and chemical properties; the manufacturing process of various material and methods and the way they are implemented in a construction project. Div 1 to 5 of the Masterformat.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$519.05 - $557.80 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of BLDC 1050 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 74488

Duration

Wed Jan 11 - Wed Mar 29 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 74488
  • $519.05
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 29 Wed 18:45 - 21:45 Online
Instructor

Michael Wilkinson

Course outline

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Cost

$519.05

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. ***This is not a self-paced course. There will be specific time lines for assignments and exams.*** You will require a stable internet connection, a laptop or desktop computer for this course. You must also have an e-mail address and access to a computer capable of downloading basic documents. Students will participate in weekly "Virtual Classroom" sessions, per the above class schedule. Important course information will be sent to registered students closer to course start date. Make sure your email address on your student account is correct and up to date.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

CRN 42981

Duration

Thu Jan 12 - Thu Mar 30 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 42981
  • $557.80
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Mar 30 Thu 18:45 - 21:45 Burnaby NE01 Rm. 330
Instructor

Ranveer Sandhu

Course outline

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Cost

$557.80

Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  • Identify the various parties involved in the construction process.
  • Identify the role of and the requirements of the codes and standards process.
  • Identify construction materials from the first six divisions of the MasterFormat and allocate them according to standard practice grouping.
  • Understand the chemical and physical make-up of some basic construction materials.
  • Identify basic methods of fabricating and installing these basic construction components.
  • Understand the sequence of installing these basic components with a view to authorities having jurisdiction.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

Materials and Methods 1 (BLDC 1050) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Architectural and Building Technology
    Certificate Part-time
  2. Building Construction Technology
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  3. Building Design and Architectural CAD
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  4. Construction Estimating
    Certificate Part-time

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