ARCH 103 - Building Technology and Documentation
An in-depth examination of structural, surface, and detail elements of a building and its documentation. An introduction to drafting techniques of architectural and interior design spaces. A hands-on experience in which the student develops skills in the professional drafting standards, format and layout of drawings. Assessment Level(s): ENGL 101 /ENGL 101A , MATH 110 or higher, READ 120 . Two hours lecture, four hours laboratory each week. Formerly CT 181.
3 semester hours
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:
- Produce hand drafted drawings that follow professional standards in format and layout.
- Identify and illustrate basic components in light frame building construction.
- Interpret architectural symbols and conventions of documentation.
- Produce an integrated set of drafted documents of a residential project.
- Apply principles of geometric construction in the execution of their drawings.
- Acquire an appreciation of time management.
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