BCN 1215 Materials & Methods of Construction - Finishes & Systems

This course teaches and examines how various materials and construction methods associated with thermal and moisture protection; doors and windows, interior finishes, specialties and equipment, electrical, mechanical (MasterFormat section 7-16); affect the construction cost, total life, and maintenance cost of a building. The merits of new materials and methods are introduced and compared to existing products and methods. The major focus is from a builder's perspective emphasizing proper installation procedures and processes.

3 credits