Course Descriptions & Student Learning Outcomes

AEC 130 - Residential Working Drawings

  • Prerequisite: "C" or higher in AEC 120 and in AEC 124
  • Corequisite: AEC 131 or instructor approval
  • AEC majors only.

A core course in the advanced study and application of materials and methods of construction specifically related to two-story dwellings. Projects utilize light wood, steel, and/ or masonry construction principles and practices. Basic residential planning, drafting expressions, architectural details, and complete working drawings. All drawing is done using computer-aided design (CAD) software.

4 hr. lect. per week

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of AEC 130, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate the setup and organization of a residential drawing project set using CAD software.
  • Using Building Information Modeling (BIM) software, create and fully annotate a complete set of two-story residential construction drawings based on an original design and conforming to local Land Use Ordinance regulations.
  • Prepare a brief site data analysis using the current version of the City and County of Honolulu Land Use Ordinance that proves the residential project complies with land use regulations.
  • Report to a workplace regularly and punctually, engage effectively and congenially with peers and supervisors, work from written as well as oral instructions, use assigned time efficiently for productive work and meet intermediate and final production deadlines.

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