Courses of Study

Architecture and Construction, Grade 9 - 12, Masonry Special Applications and Finishes, 2009

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

2.) Prepare a foundation with footings.

•  Using surveying and transit equipment for preparing a foundation with footings
3.) Design door and window layout for block and brick construction.

4.) Demonstrate procedures for corner pole setup.

5.) Demonstrate arch and circle brick construction procedures.

6.) Describe procedures for creating a stone and glass wall.

7.) Demonstrate procedures for applying decorative accents, including stucco, ceramic, tile, stamped concrete, and copings.

8.) Describe various types of masonry, stone, block, and decorative block.

9.) Construct fireplace and chimney designs.

10.) Determine materials and supplies needed for a masonry construction project.