Course Descriptions & Student Learning Outcomes

CARP 20 - Carpentry Basics (3)

  • Prerequisite or Co-requisite: ENG 19 and/or ENG 21, OR ESL 13 & 14, OR Placement in ENG 22/60 or ESL 23; MATH 9, OR Placement in MATH 24/50/53
  • Co-requisite: CARP 26 and CARP 30
  • CARP majors only

This course provides an overview of the tools, materials, and safety practices currently used in the industry. The safe use, care and maintenance of hand and power tools is emphasized.

6 hrs. lect./lab. per week

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of CARP 20, the student will be able to:

  • Identify characteristics of the Carpentry Industry
  • Identify and use appropriate tools and equipment, materials, and procedures to complete construction projects according to industry standards
  • Demonstrate knowledge and application of technical math
  • Construct a real world project

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