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Sustainable Construction and Design Courses

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

2017–2018 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 are subject to change.

◆ General education course
▣ Non-transfer general education course
► Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.
◐ Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester.
◒ Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester.

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Semester 1
CON-102 Introduction to Residential Construction 2
CON-108 Construction Safety 1
CON-129 Concrete Lab 2
CON-130 Concrete Theory 1
CON-131 Site Layout and Blueprint Reading 1
CON-133 Construction Technology Lab 4
CON-201 Framing Techniques and Lab I 2
CON-302 Building Science I 1
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3
MAT-122 College Algebra -OR- 5
MAT-128 Precalculus -OR- 4
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
Total Credits 17

Semester 2
CON-121 Carpentry Fundamentals I 4
CON-146 Construction Technology Lab 2 3
CON-214 Exterior Framing Systems I ◐ 3
CON-217 Exterior Finishing 3
HEQ-201 Utility Equipment Operation 3
Total Credits 16

Semester 3—Summer
CON-933 Employment Training Experience 4
Total Credits 4

Semester 4
CAD-200 CAD SoftPlan 3
CON-228 Methods of Interior Finishing 3
CON-486 Building Science 2 (Sustainable Design) 1
CON-510 Construction Technology Lab 3 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
Total Credits 16

Semester 5
CAD-208 SoftPlan 2 3
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3
ENG-105 Composition I 3
CON-290 Construction Estimating and Project Management 2
CON-512 Construction Technology Lab 4 3
ENV-155 Residential Energy Auditing 4
HCR-200 Manual J and D HVAC Design 1
Total Credits 16

Student Success Specialist

Natasha Ceaser
Buchanan Hall 126
319-296-2329 ext.1062
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Program Advisor

Craig Clark
Buchanan Hall 128H
319-296-2329 ext.1314
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Ben Strickert
Butler Hall 123D
319-296-2329 ext.1326
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Administrative Assistant

Kendra Wyatt
Buchanan Hall 128
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Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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