Advanced Masonry Principles

MCT230

Continuation of Masonry Principles, focusing on advanced methods and applications of concrete block and brick construction.

5 Credits: 2 Lecture, 9 Lab

Prerequisites:
BCT234

Stone Masonry

MCT233

Working knowledge of stone construction as related to the masonry industry. Types of stone, application, reinforcing and joint finishes are discussed and practiced.

2 Credits: 1 Lecture, 3 Lab

Prerequisites:
BCT234

Fireplace Construction

MCT239

Fundamentals of fireplace construction. Study includes the types and designs of fireplaces as well as fire box and flue liner ratios, prefabricated chimney construction and various finishes.

3 Credits: 1 Lecture, 6 Lab

Corequisites:
MCT233

Prerequisites:
BCT234

Structural Masonry Systems

MCT262

Masonry construction as related to its structural purposes in building construction. Applications include composite masonry, cavity walls, various commercial applications, and the overall factors that influence the use of masonry products for structural purposes.

5 Credits: 2 Lecture, 9 Lab

Prerequisites:
BCT234