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BLDC 1200 - Construction 1 A

Building Construction Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Introduces basic principles of wood frame building construction. Develops skills to produce a basic set of construction working drawings. Topics; western platform wood frame construction; wall framing, floor framing and roof framing for a single family residence.

Prerequisite(s)

Previous drafting experience or DRFT 1000 is recommended prior to taking this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$510.91

Fall 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 32060

Tue Sep 11 - Tue Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Tue 18:45 - 21:45 BBY NE01 Rm. 329

Instructor

Walfried Klassen

Course Outline

Cost

$510.91

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

In Progress

CRN 33087

Wed Sep 12 - Wed Nov 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 28 Wed 14:30 - 17:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 329

Instructor

Walfried Klassen

Course Outline

Cost

$510.91

Notes

  1. This is an afternoon class.

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

In Progress

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify architectural working drawing requirements.
  • Size sawn timber components to part 9 code compliance.
  • Prepare a partial set of architectural working drawings.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

BLDC 1200 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

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

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Fall 2018

Books for Fall 2018 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

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Bc Building Code 2012 Without Plumbing (2 Binders) (7610004001)
Author Code
Copyright 2013
Binding Kit/Set/Package
Price $259.95
Required

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Span Book - 2009 Edition
Author Cwc
Copyright 2009
Binding Spiral
ISBN 978-0-97832-133-8
Price $19.50
Required

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Graphic Guide To Frame Construction 4Th Rev & Updtd
Author Thallon
Publisher Taunton
Copyright 2016
Binding Paperback
ISBN 978-1-63186-372-1
Price $31.95
Optional

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