Ontario College of Art & Design

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Building Technology & Structure 2
0.25 Credit(s)
Prerequisite: ENVR 2A04 Building Technology & Structure 1
This course builds on the knowledge of the previous building technology course developing more in-depth understanding of the utilization of building materials and construction techniques. An investigation of engineered construction systems, fabrication and assembly techniques, as applicable to building structures will enable the student to realize the more pragmatic construction nature of their conceptual designs. Studio assignments will develop the student's skill in CAD drawing in support of developing the student's understanding of building technology, materials and structures. Students will also develop their knowledge of construction methodology and construction details through research assignments.
Course was last updated June 25, 2007 - 2:16 PM