Montgomery College 2019-2020 Catalog 
    Jul 19, 2024  
Montgomery College 2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BLDG 140 - Fundamentals of Carpentry

(R only) CE

An introduction to framing and the carpentry trade. Topics include material selection and estimating; basic calculations; tools; print reading; layout; and floor, wall, and ceiling framing. Two hours lecture, four hours laboratory each week. Formerly BU 140.

4 semester hours

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Explain proper terminology of and uses of carpentry materials and equipment.
  • Demonstrate basic layout calculations and procedures.
  • Perform operations associated with basic wall, floor, and ceiling framing.
  • Comply with carpentry safety and performance standards.

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