BCT140

Study of various common structural roof systems and components, including layout terms, rafter sizes, calculations, engineered products and the use of a layout equipment. Emphasis on roof framing principles and application, including gable, hip, and intersecting roof designs. Course work includes construction of roof systems and skill development in the calculation of conventional framing and the implementation of engineered components. (Formerly BCT127) 3 Credits (1 Lecture - 6 Lab) Prerequisite(s): BCT109.