The FBI has notified all Philadelphia area colleges and universities about a recent social media posting threatening violence at an unspecified Philadelphia area college or university on Monday, October 5 at 2 p.m. EST. Since the shooting last week at a community college in Oregon, the FBI has seen similar social media postings throughout the country. Delaware County Community College takes campus safety very seriously and in response to this threat the College has notified the local police departments presiding over all of the College's locations and is working in conjunction with them to enhance security. The College’s Office of Safety & Security will also increase security patrols on Monday and monitor the situation closely. We ask that you remain aware of your surroundings and report any suspicious activity or behaviors to Security at 610-359-5303. 

TCS 100 - Construction Blueprint Reading

Course Description

This course presents fundamentals in the understanding and use of basic construction drawings to determine methods and materials of light construction. Emphasis is placed on architectural symbols, use of scales, applied geometry and orthographic projection. Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to: Develop the ability to read and thoroughly understand architectural plans for residential and light-commercial buildings. Obtain better understanding of residential and light-commercial construction practices. Develop an attitude of critical and orderly thinking in reading technical drawings. Understand the various types of reference sources and use them effectively. Prepare for advanced studies in architectural construction fields.

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 2