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Building Construct Trades

BCT - Building Construct Trades

BCT 1040
Blueprint Reading for Building Trades

Fundamentals of blueprint reading in light construction for use by the building trades. Includes current standards, design characteristics, structural relationships, and the use of building materials.

Credit hours: 3Lecture hours: 3
BCT 2715
Construction Management

(Offered spring). A survey of the problems encountered in building construction involving personnel; contracts; federal, state, and local laws involving taxes, unemployment compensation, safety, liens, property deeds, easements, and licensing.

Credit hours: 3Lecture hours: 3
BCT 2770
Construction Estimating

(Offered fall). The basic principles and current practices employed in estimating building costs. The student learns to prepare material lists and to take off quantities of materials and labor hours from working drawings and specifications. Project cost estimates are prepared.

Credit hours: 3Lecture hours: 3
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