2021 - 2022 College Catalog 
    Dec 07, 2021  
2021 - 2022 College Catalog

ARCH 110 - Residential Documentation & Detailing

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 1.5
Laboratory Hours: 3

Prerequisite(s): None

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This course introduces the student to the fundamentals of light wood frame construction within a residential context. Students will explore basic material and components used in building assemblies. Students will also be introduced to the fundamentals of computer aided drawing tools and techniques to document a light wood frame building using architectural drawing conventions.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
  1. Develop basic Architectural CAD skills
  2. Apply drawing conventions for light frame residential buildings
  3. Produce a set of industry standard working drawings for a small residence including the use of dimensions, notes and symbols on plans, sections and elevation drawings
  4. Apply drawing standards including scale, title, boarder and title blocks to architectural construction documents
  5. Define and explain basic methods and materials of residential construction
  6. Apply standard material sizes and standard material assemblies in residential working drawing