Objectives Learning Objective 1 – Identify the types and uses of commercial construction drawings and schedules.
a. Compare and contrast residential and commercial construction drawings.
b. Describe the purpose of a civil drawing.
c. Describe the use of architectural drawings and schedules.
d. Describe the use of structural drawings.
e. Describe the purpose of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing drawings.
f. Compare drawings from two different disciplines.
Learning Objective 2 • Define the use of specifications and how they are referenced.
a. Describe the format of specifications.
b. Explain how specifications are written.
Performance Task 1 (Learning Objective 1) • Locate 10 items contained in a set of commercial drawings. (The instructor will select the 10 items.)
Performance Task 2 (Learning Objective 1) • Examine a drawing to cross-reference the accuracy of dimensions from architectural to structural drawings.
Performance Task 3 (Learning Objective 1) • Using an instructor-provided schedule, identify various criteria necessary for interpretation.
Performance Task 4 (Learning Objective 1) • Using an instructor-provided shop drawing, interpret key aspects of that drawing.