Courses of Study

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

1.) Apply safety rules, regulations, and procedures for commercial masonry construction.

2.) Interpret blueprints used for commercial construction.

3.) Use module and spacing scales for commercial masonry construction.

4.) Construct various foundations, including loading walls, piers, and pilasters.

5.) Construct 8-inch block walls used in commercial construction.

6.) Construct partition walls used in commercial construction.

7.) Construct decorative walls used in commercial construction.

Examples: broken face, fluted block

8.) Construct commercial walls using various wall bonding materials.

Examples: ties, anchors, drywall, stucco

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