Course Descriptions & Student Learning Outcomes

CMGT 214 - Building Systems for Construction Management (3)

  • Prerequisite: CMGT 123
  • CMGT majors only

CMGT majors only. This course provides a comprehensive look at building systems, as required by Construction Managers, giving students a thorough understanding of mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems.

3 hrs. lect. per week

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of CMGT 214, the student will be able to:

  • Know the basic principles of Building Science
  • Understand basic principles of human comfort and perform psychrometric analysis of air conditioning processes
  • Demonstrate knowledge of design, specifications, and methods of installation for water supply and disposal, storm water, fire protection, and electrical equipment systems
  • Be able to produce a set of drawings for air, water, and electrical distribution systems
  • Report to a workplace regularly, work with others in a professional manner, work from Oral and written instructions, and manage time efficiently to meet project deadlines.
  • Demonstrate oral and written communication, computation, and problem solving skills appropriate to the level of the coursework

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