Skip to main content

Materials and Methods 3 BLDC 3150

Building Construction Course

Course details

Introduces basic materials and methods used in construction from Divisions 10-14 of the MasterFormat System. Topics include: physical and chemical properties; the manufacturing process of various material and methods and the way they are implemented in a construction project.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

1.5

Cost

$292.18

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of BLDC 3150 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 88578

Duration

Sat Jan 14 - Sat Feb 18 (6 weeks)

  • 6 weeks
  • CRN 88578
  • $292.18
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 14 - Feb 18 Sat 12:15 - 15:15 Online
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$292.18

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

Cancelled

This course offering has been cancelled. 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 will be able to:

  • Identify construction materials from the Divisions 10 through 14 of the MasterFormat and allocate them according to standard practice grouping.
  • Identify the chemical and physical make-up of some basic construction materials and assemblies.
  • Identify basic methods of fabricating and installing these basic construction components.
  • Explain the sequence of installing these basic components with a view to authorities having jurisdiction.

Effective as of Fall 2012

Related Programs

Materials and Methods 3 (BLDC 3150) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Construction Estimating
    Certificate Part-time

Contact Us

If you have a question or comment about this course, please complete and submit the form below.

  • Privacy Notice: The information you provide will be used to respond to your request for BCIT program information and is collected under Section 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). For more information about BCIT’s privacy practices contact: Associate Director, Privacy, Information Access & Policy Management, British Columbia Institute of Technology, 3700 Willingdon Ave. Burnaby, BC V5G 3H2, email: privacy@bcit.ca.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Subscribe

Interested in being notified about future offerings of Materials and Methods 3 (BLDC 3150)? If so, fill out the information below and we'll notify you by email when courses for each new term are displayed here.

  • Privacy Notice: The information you provide will be used to respond your request for BCIT course information and is collected under Section 26(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). For more information about BCIT’s privacy practices contact: Associate Director, Privacy, Information Access & Policy Management, British Columbia Institute of Technology, 3700 Willingdon Ave. Burnaby, BC V5A 3H2, email: privacy@bcit.ca.