Construction Materials and Processes

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Class Number: 1082

Winter 2019

CP 9107

4.5 CEUs


This Construction Materials and Processes online course will give the student an overall understanding of materials and methods. Each week we will study one specific material category, one specific construction process, and an overall construction system. The student will have the opportunity to expand the studies to include materials and processes which are normally encountered by the student in his/her work place.
In addition the student is expected to research and report on the session materials and processes with respect to sustainable or ¿green¿ construction.

Learning objectives

By the end of this construction materials and processes online class students will:

- Be able to recognize quality control procedures for various materials.
- Be familiar with material manufacturing processes.
- Understand the physical limitations of the materials we are studying.
- Understand how the materials we are studying are used in construction.
- Know where to find information about materials when needed.
- Understand the regulatory environment under which materials are manufactured and incorporated into new structures.
- Know the relevant history of each material.
- Know the important aspects of how each material is used in construction processes.

Textbook: Construction Materials and Processes
Link to: Building Construction Illustrated, 5th Edition by Francis D. K. Ching and Cassandra Adams




* Course Fee: $576
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Students will be sent a separate login for all Construction Professional courses for access here:
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Class Number: 1082

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Winter Refund Information

Refund Code Session Full Refund 75% Refund No Refund
CEL_2 CEU/Non-Credit - More than one-day classes Class dropped one day prior to class start day Class dropped on class start day Class dropped on the second calendar day from class start day


Last Update: Dec 11, 2018 1:51pm