This course is designed to provide knowledge of blueprint reading as it relates to the architectural and building industry. This course will cover the theory of orthographic projections, reading floor plans, section and elevation drawings, symbols and notations, scaling and dimensioning practices, reading blueprints for structural formation, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing drawings. Participants will receive a Pace University Certificate of Completion.
Gain an elementary knowledge of blueprint reading as it relates to building construction projects
Understand in general terms the design process and the role of design professionals
Be able to find trade information using blueprints
Be able to answer basic construction questions related to the layout and installation of materials at the jobsite
Be able to identify elementary problems or short comings of the blueprints you are using