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2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

BCN 1210 - Building Construction Materials


Credit Hours: 3.0

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): None


Building Construction Materials is a study of materials and supplies used in construction. Identification, uses, manufacture and structure of wood, cement, masonry, and metal materials are discussed. The course focuses on the advantages and disadvantages of materials as they relate to durability, permeability, aesthetic qualities, internal stresses, heat and sound energy transfer, combustibility, fire ratings, and other physical characteristics.

Parallel: College Transfer (A.A. and A.S)