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Construction Technology

  • Taught by Industry Experts
  • Covers Fundamental to Advanced Topics
  • Provides the Skill Sets to Advance Your Career

Expand your technical skills and knowledge of building construction through this series of courses that covers beginning to advanced topics including construction drawings, plans, and specifications; building codes and standards; construction logistics and site work; building foundations and structural systems; concrete and steel frame construction; exterior wall and roof systems; interior walls, partitions, floors, ceilings, and finishes; building mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems; sustainability; and building information modeling (BIM) and computer-aided design.

Building Mechanical and Electrical Systems and Equipment

Gain an overview of commercial building mechanical and electrical systems, design principles, choice, selection, installation, and operating costs.

2017 Summer
+ 1 more semester
2 sections

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.

2017 Summer
+ 1 more semester
2 sections

Construction Methods and Materials: Building Interiors

Examine the methods, materials, and systems used in constructing the architectural components of buildings.

2017 Summer
+ 1 more semester
2 sections

Reading and Interpreting Construction Drawings

Learn to read construction plans, specifications, and drawings for concrete, steel, wood, and masonry construction.

2017 Fall
2 sections

Understanding the New York City Building Code

Examine the legal and technical framework of the New York City Building Code, including code applicability to work on new and existing buildings.

2017 Summer
+ 1 more semester
2 sections