Course Descriptions & Student Learning Outcomes

CARP 41 - Rough Framing And Exterior Finish (11)

  • Co-requisite: IS 106

CARP majors only. This course is designed to show students the basics of good house construction. Topics include layout and construction techniques of the various parts of a building, footings, foundations, wall and roof framings, roofings, exterior sidings, and door and window frames. City and County of Honolulu and Uniform Building Code regulations are introduced.

5 hrs. lect.; 18 hrs. lab. per week

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of CARP 41, the student will be able to:

  • Identify framing members
  • Create a material take-off list
  • Layout a building
  • Assemble sills and girders
  • Place joists for floors
  • Frame walls and partitions
  • Install ceiling joists
  • Calculate rafter length, cut and assemble roof
  • Apply roof sheathing and coverings

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