• Program: Architectural Technology
  • Course: Architectural Commercial Technology I
  • Course #: ARCH2121
  • Total Credits: 5

Course Description

In this course, students will create construction documents with advanced drafting techniques using BIM software. Students will also be introduced to the use of load bearing masonry and structural steel framing systems in the context of a large-scale building 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:
Generate required plan views
Generate required elevation views
Generate required section views
Generate required detail views
Comply with CAD standards
Research materials and products to be utilized in project
Demonstrate knowledge of material applications
Utilize structural grid system for layout and dimensioning
Produce a complete 3D BIM model for a commercial project
Produce structural framing model

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

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