Courses of Study


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

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

2.) Interpret blueprints for decorative fireplace and chimney construction.

3.) Demonstrate the building of a brick fireplace and chimney.

4.) Construct a decorative mantel, hearth, and face wall.

5.) Interpret blueprints and measurements for decorative masonry trim.

6.) Construct various types of masonry garden features, including walls and planters.

7.) Construct site walls and moving edges common to specialty masonry construction.

Examples: borders, basket weave, rowlocks