CURRICULAR GUIDE

Residential Building
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0135  (Effective Fall 2000 - Summer 2005)

This certificate consists of practical hands-on courses that prepare an
individual for the job market with just one year of training.  This program
does not lead to journey status.

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment
and advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

Contact the Technology Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center,
Room 136, telephone number (517) 483-1336.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 30 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
BLDT 100    Introduction to Construction                                     3
BLDT 103    Structural Blueprint Reading                                     4
BLDT 121    Residential Framing                                              4
BLDT 124    Remodeling, Shingling/Siding                                     4
BLDT 126    Interior Carpentry                                               4
BLDT 277    Construction Cost Estimating                                     4
BLDT 281    International Code                                               3
MATH 050    Math-Principles and Practices                                    4

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   30

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have
transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill)
should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

I                 II
BLDT 100          BLDT 103
BLDT 121          BLDT 124
BLDT 126          BLDT 277
MATH 050          BLDT 281