• Program: Architectural Technology
  • Course: Architectural Residential Technology II
  • Course #: ARCH1011
  • Total Credits: 5

Course Description

This course will reinforce sound drafting and design processes and increase BIM proficiency. The students will produce a set of construction drawings for a three level multi-family townhouse project.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Perform residential energy code compliance
Construct 3D common area separation walls to meet code compliance
Design common area separation walls
Produce a set of construction documents for a multi-family construction project
Produce details at different scales
Describe materials for building assemblies
Assemble general construction notes
Build 3D interior elevations
Apply durable finish materials
Apply platform construction methods
Plot drawings to scale
Generate window/door details
Design a structural framing plan
Articulate eave details to meet code compliance
Draft a structural framing plan
Create Revit project window, door, and finish schedules
Develop a sustainable site plan
Generate wall sections
Generate building section
Design exterior elevations
Render a 3D interior view
Render a 3D exterior view
Apply Revit technology effectively to produce a BIM model of the townhouse

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 3
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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