Sustainable Construction and Design Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 69
Program Start: Fall

2018–2019 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Semester 1
CON-102 Introduction to Residential Construction 2 $374.00
CON-108 Construction Safety 1 $187.00
CON-129 Concrete Lab Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 2 $674.00
CON-130 Concrete Theory 1 $187.00
CON-131 Site Layout and Blueprint Reading 1 $187.00
CON-133 Construction Technology Lab 4 $1098.00
CON-201 Framing Techniques and Lab I 2 $374.00
CON-302 Building Science I 1 $187.00
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-122 College Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 5 General education course $935.00
MAT-128 Precalculus Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 General education course $561.00
Total Credits 17

Semester 2
CON-121 Carpentry Fundamentals I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 $748.00
CON-146 Construction Technology Lab 2 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
CON-214 Exterior Framing Systems I Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $561.00
CON-217 Exterior Finishing 3 $561.00
HEQ-201 Utility Equipment Operation Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $861.00
Total Credits 16

Semester 3—Summer
CON-933 Employment Training Experience Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 $748.00
Total Credits 4

Semester 4
CAD-200 CAD SoftPlan Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $611.00
CON-228 Methods of Interior Finishing 3 $561.00
CON-486 Building Science 2 (Sustainable Design) Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 1 $187.00
CON-510 Construction Technology Lab 3 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
Total Credits 16

Semester 5
CAD-208 SoftPlan 2 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
CON-290 Construction Estimating and Project Management Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 2 $374.00
CON-512 Construction Technology Lab 4 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $561.00
ENV-155 Residential Energy Auditing 4 $748.00
HCR-200 Manual J and D HVAC Design Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 1 $187.00
Total Credits 16

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Student Success Specialist

Natasha Ceaser
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Program Advisor

Craig Clark
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Administrative Assistant

Kendra Wyatt
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Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

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