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Municipal Plan Reading PUBW 1141

Public Works Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course introduces the student to interpretation of engineering drawings used in public works construction, including the correlation between construction layout, specifications and standard drawings.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

2.5

Cost

$583.36

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of PUBW 1141 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 32499

Duration

Thu Sep 08 - Thu Nov 10 (10 weeks)

  • 10 weeks
  • CRN 32499
  • $583.36
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 08 - Nov 10 Thu 18:30 - 21:30 Burnaby SW03 Rm. 3675
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$583.36

Important information
  1. This course will run for a total of 10 classes. For more info please visit: commons.bcit.ca/civiltech/
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful compleltion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Utilize engineering scale rules to determine distances on plans and drawings.
  • Identify the basic components of a set of engineering drawings.
  • Identify and utilize various plans and drawings common to municipal operations.
  • Explain and use terminology related to roadworks, sewerage, drainage, and water distribution.
  • Interpret plan and profile information, grades and slopes as shown on engineering drawings.
  • Interpret construction information such as roadway alignments and geometrics, utility features, etc., as found on engineering drawings.

Effective as of Fall 2010

Related Programs

Municipal Plan Reading (PUBW 1141) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Civil Technology
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  2. Civil Technology
    Certificate Part-time
  3. Public Works Supervision
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  4. Roadworks Maintenance
    Statement of Completion Part-time

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