BLD 149 Carpentry I (3 cr.) Presents an introduction to carpentry, with an emphasis on residential/light construction. Introduces basic carpentry  terminology. Covers identification and proper use of hand and power tools common to the industry, construction materials, construction techniques, safety precautions, working drawings and the team approach to construction. Lecture 3 hours per week.

BLD 249 Carpentry II (3 cr.) Presents advanced concepts of carpentry as they relate to residential/light construction, including theoretical and practical applications. Covers advanced framing techniques, finish and trim systems, and calculations commonly required in all phases of light construction. Prerequisite: BLD 149. Lecture 3 hours per week.