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PUBW 1141 - Municipal Plan Reading

Public Works Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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)

PUBW 1001

Credits

2.5

Cost

$534.51

Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 32499

Wed Sep 12 - Wed Nov 14 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 14 Wed 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SW03 Rm. 3695

Instructor

Ken Zeleschuk

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$534.51

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

PUBW 1141 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

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

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