2017 - 2018 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

5680/5681 Advanced Construction Management 1 A/B

1..5 credit per semester

1A covers the characteristics, specifications, properties, terminology, and use of construction materials. The course emphasizes principles and methods for the selection and application or installation of materials and building components. 1B covers construction documents, with emphasis on interpreting contract drawings. Topics include terminology, symbols, and conventions used in both commercial and residential drawings; methods and procedures for reading basic architectural and structural drawings. This class qualifies for Advanced Level credit.

9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit
Triple period

Special Program or Cluster Designations:
  • Career Clusters and Career and Technology Education - Construction & Development
  • Thomas Edison HS of Technology - Construction and Development Cluster
  • Additional Course Information:

Advanced Construction Management 1 A/B

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