Isothermal Community College

Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Building Construction Technology - Degree

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ACA 115 - Success and Study Skills [OR] None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
ACA 122 - College Transfer Success None 1 2 Fall, Spring, Summer
ARC 112 - Construction Materials and Methods None 4 5 Fall, Spring, Summer
BPR 130 - Printing Reading Construction None 3 3 Fall
CAR 111 - Carpentry I None 8 18 Fall, Spring, Summer
WOL 110 - Basic Construction Skills None 3 5 Fall, Spring, Summer


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ARC 131 - Building Codes ARC 112 or CAR 111 3 4 Spring
Technical Elective None 3 3 Spring
CST 131 - OSHA/Safety/Certification None 3 4 Spring
CST 251 - Electrical Wiring Systems None 3 4 Spring
MAT 110 - Mathematical Measurements and Literacy (or higher) Satisfactory Placement or DMA 010, 020, 030, 040, 050, and 060 3 4 Fall, Spring
SST 140 - Green Building and Design Concepts None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
CMT 120 - Codes and Inspections None 3 3 Fall
CST 221 - Statics and Structures MAT 121 and ARC 112 4 6 Fall
Technical Elective 3 4 Fall
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory placement or DRE 096, 097, 098 3 3 Fall, Spring
CAR 112 - Carpentry II CAR 111 8 18 Fall, Spring, Summer


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
Technical Elective None 3 3 Fall, Spring
ENG 112 - Writing/Research in the Disc [OR] ENG 111 3 3 Fall, Spring
COM 231 - Public Speaking None 3 3 Fall, Spring
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Varies 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective Varies 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
CAB 111 - Cabinetmaking I None 7 13 Fall, Spring


Electives: Technical Electives - Use your program evaluation tool on Patriot Port to see all of your technical elective options.