Courses of Study

Architecture and Construction, Grade 9 - 12, Composite Masonry Construction, 2009

1.) Identify career opportunities available in composite masonry construction.

2.) Apply safety rules, regulations, and procedures relative to residential masonry construction.

3.) Interpret blueprints for constructing combination walls.

4.) Use modular measurements for 4-inch, 8-inch, and 12-inch block construction.

5.) Demonstrate modular measurements in brick construction.

6.) Construct hollow piers with brick and block combinations.

7.) Construct combination block and brick walls using various patterns and bonds.

8.) Construct decorative panels in a composite wall.

Examples: borders, projected and recessed panels, rowlocks

9.) Determine materials and supplies needed for a composite masonry project.