Light Structural Systems

Light Structural Systems
Light structural construction using wood and metal framing systems.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 4.0 Lab
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining CFM 210
Course Outcomes

Structural Systems

Understand fundamentals of structural systems.


Develop the ability to communicate orally and graphically.


Understand terminology, installation procedures for steel, concrete and wood structural framing members.

Codes and Requirements for Framing Systems

Ability to identify applicable building codes and requirements as they pertain to structural framing systems.

Construction Documents

Understand structural construction drawings, notes, schedules, specifications and details.


Evaluated in Homework, Testing, Lab Exercises, Group Projects, Instructor Review and Feedback.