T346 Building Construction
While participating in the construction of a house, students become familiar with all stages of construction from site preparation to interior finish work. This may include the following skills: carpentry, siding, roofing, drywall, electrical, plumbing, heating, painting and staining, various flooring applications, cabinet installation, and finish trim work. Transportation to the construction site is provided. This course offers dual credit through Harper College.

PREREQUISITE: T245 Woods Technology is recommended but not required.

LEVEL: 3,4

One Year – Two Credits

Teachers: Mr. Stennett and Mr. Walser

T446 Building Construction Independent Study
Through this course, students are given the opportunity to participate in a second building construction project, through which they can gain additional expertise in the planning and building of a house. Second-year students are given the opportunity to strengthen areas of weakness and to serve as lead carpenters in areas where they have developed confidence and expertise.

PREREQUISITE: Instructor’s approval and successful completion of T346 Building Construction.

LEVEL: 4

One Year – Two Credits

Teachers: Mr. Stennett and Mr. Walser