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BLDC 2200 - Construction 2 A

Building Construction Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

BCIT is planning for a substantial return to on-campus activity for the Winter 2022 term as informed by BC Provincial Health Officer guidelines. Refer to each course listing for details.

Course Details

Builds upon the topics introduced in BLDC 1200/1205. Lecture topics include working drawing standards, roof construction, advanced (efficient) framing techniques, modified post and beam construction, straight and curved stairs, doors and windows. Students will be required to resolve and create working drawings for more complex wood frame construction such as intersecting roofs and stairs.


BLDC 1200





Winter 2022

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2022 term.

CRN 80867

Wed Jan 05 - Fri Mar 25 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 25 Fri 18:30 - 21:30 Online
Jan 05 - Mar 25 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY NE01 Rm. 323


Thomas Bradmore

Course Outline




  1. This course runs in a blended mode. In-person classes will be held on Wednesdays. Students will also participate in weekly "Virtual Classroom" sessions on Fridays. 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.

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

In Progress and Full

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Identify architectural working drawing requirements.
  • Produce an accurate geometric layout for a complex roof design.
  • Resolve and draw roofing details incorporating natural ventilation, thermal requirements and structural adequacy.
  • Design and detail an interior wood frame stair while resolving the structure of the floor opening, stringers, landing and handrail details.
  • Implement BC Building Code requirements.
  • Application of all of the above using proper building construction practices.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2012

Related Programs

BLDC 2200 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

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