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Construction Methods and Materials: Building Core and Shell

Examine the methods, materials, and structural systems used in constructing the core and shell components of high-rise buildings. Topics include site work; foundations; steel, reinforced concrete, and wood framing; and floor, exterior wall, and roof systems. Acquire an overview of working drawings; specifications; and the roles of the owner, architect/engineer, constructor, and project management representative in the construction process.

Note: Registering at least two weeks prior to the start of the course date is highly recommended. Popular classes fill up quickly and more specialized classes need sufficient enrollment.

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You'll Walk Away with

  • A knowledge of building materials
  • The ability to recognize structural systems

Ideal for

  • Construction management personnel
  • Real estate developers and lenders

1 section

  • Spring 2022

    • Section

      002
    • Semester

      Spring 2022
    • Date

      Mar 21 - May 2
    • Day

      Self-Paced
    • Time

      Self-Paced
      • Online
    • Format

      Online
      • Online
    • Sessions

      N/A
    • Location

      Self-Paced
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    • Section

      2
    • Semester

      Spring 2022
    • Date

      Jan 31 - Mar 14
    • Day

      Self-Paced
    • Time

      Self-Paced
      • Online
    • Format

      Online
      • Online
    • Sessions

      N/A
    • Faculty

      Feurich, Dieter
    • Location

      Self-Paced
    Tuition $695