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Carpentry & Masonry Requirements

Certificate

Curriculum

Carpentry Advisement Option

First Semester

Course No.

Course 

Cr. Hrs. 

 CARP 101

Construction Safety

 1

 CARP 120

Construction Plans and Specifications

 3

 CARP 130

Light Frame Construction Theory

 3

 CARP 140

Light Frame Construction Laboratory

 4

 MATH 102

Mathematics for Applied Technology

 3

 PEDH 220

First Aid: Responding to Emergencies

 2

 

Total

 16

Second Semester

Course No.

Course                                         

Cr. Hrs. 

 CARP 150

Finish Carpentry             

 3

 CARP 160

Finish Carpentry Lab

 4

 CARP 170

Construction Estimating

 3

 CARP 180

Energy-Efficient Construction

 3

 CARP 190

Construction Employment Skills

 3

 

Total

 16

Carpentry Certificate Requirement: 32 credit hours

Masonry Advisement Option

The Masonry Option is available only to those students who have had prior carpentry experience, or who are interested in a single year of masonry-related instruction.

First Semester

Course No.

Course 

Cr. Hrs. 

 CARP 101

Construction Safety             

 1

 CARP 120

Construction Plans and Specifications

 3

 CARP 220

Residential Remodeling Laboratory

 4

 MASN 110  Masonry Fundamentals        3

 MATH 102

Mathematics for Applied Technology

 3

 PEDH 220

First Aid: Responding to Emergencies

 2

 

Total

 16

 

 

 

 

 

Second Semester

Course No.

 Course 

Cr. Hrs. 

 MASN 150

Finish Masonry

 3

 MASN 160

Finish Masonry Laboratory    

 4

 MASN 170

Foundation Design

 3

 CARP 190

Construction Employment Skills      

 3

 WELD 100

Fundamentals of Welding

 2

 

Total

 15

Masonry Certificate Requirement: 31 credit hours

Admissions Requirements

High school graduate with a minimum of a 73% overall average or a minimum 2500 GED test score.  A 70% or higher on the Math A/Algebra regents exam is recommended.

 

In addition to academic requirements, all applicants must also be able to meet the minimum Technical Standards for the program with or without reasonable accomodation.

A graduate of the Carpentry Advisement Option certificate program should be able to:

  1. Understand and apply knowledge of safe construction practices.
  2. Understand and interpret blueprints in the building trades.
  3. Understand and apply the principles of building layout, footing and foundation construction, and the framing of floor, wall, and roof sections of residential construction.
  4. Understand and apply the theory related to the exterior and interior finish of a residential structure, including stair design, layout, and construction.
  5. Perform the common quantity take-off procedures for estimating residential construction materials using a computer spreadsheet. 
  6. Demonstrate knowledge of the requirements essential to the establishment and operation of a small contracting business.
  7. Recognize and respond to emergencies by making appropriate decisions regarding first-aid care.

A graduate of the Masonry Advisement Option certificate program should be able to:

  1. Understand and apply the principles of construction theory as they relate to stone masonry, chimney and fireplaces, ornamental brickwork, and tile.
  2. Understand and apply knowledge of safe construction practices.
  3. Understand the theory and construction techniques for concrete flatwork and concrete block masonry.
  4. Understand and apply the principles of building layout and footing and foundation construction.
  5. Understand and interpret blueprints in the building trades.
  6. Understand and apply the mathematics necessary for quantity take-off procedures for estimating concrete and concrete block materials.
  7. Recognize and respond to emergencies by making appropriate decisions regarding first-aid care.

 

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Curriculum
SUNY Curriculum Code: 1250

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Last Updated: 11/17/10