Construction Drawings and Specifications Fundamentals

    EXCST 3612 is offered this winter:

This inter­ac­tive sem­i­nar will help you under­stand and inter­pret con­struc­tion draw­ings and project spec­i­fi­ca­tions. Acquire new skills and learn how to apply them to read, inter­pret, and extrap­o­late infor­ma­tion from plans, ele­va­tions, sec­tions, and details con­tained in con­struc­tion draw­ings. Dis­cuss stan­dard CCA and CCDC doc­u­ments used at var­i­ous stages of pre-bid and con­struc­tion. Under­stand the impacts of asso­ci­at­ed respon­si­bil­i­ties, includ­ing risk man­age­ment aris­ing from bid­ding pro­ce­dures, as well as the role of con­tract con­di­tions and gen­er­al requirements.


Mar 1, 2024Mar 31, 2024
Asyn­chro­nous online learning, eClass

21 hours of instruction

In asynchronous online courses, students are expected to move through the course material at the same pace as their peers, but there are no real-time virtual classroom sessions to attend. All components of this type of course are accessible through eClass, the University of Alberta’s eLearning management tool. for­mat details

Philip Perry

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Philip PerryID: philip-perry

Class info
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Currently counts towards:

Applicants intending to enrol in a program are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to lock in their course requirements since they are prone to change.

*If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

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New course schedules are released each June and November.

EXCST 3612 is offered this winter: