- Code: CONS.4101
- Fee: $726*
- Level: 4
- Credits: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
- Subject: Carpentry
|Time in class||24 (approximate total hours)|
|Offered (indicative)||Semester 1, Semester 2|
|Location||Rotorua (Mokoia), Tokoroa, Taupo, Whakatane|
Provide students with the skills and knowledge required to understand and apply a range of theoretical and practical carpentry skills for wall framing construction to a single-level residential dwelling, and to erect walls in a safe and professional manner.
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Identify and describe timber treatments and grading, and timber wall framing components.
- Read and interpret plans, working drawings and specifications to calculate quantities and costs for wall framing requirements.
- Outline the procedure to erect wall frames.
- Set-out and erect fabricated timber wall framing from working drawings for a single-level dwelling.
- Plumb, straighten and brace walls to NZS:3604 tolerances and explain these procedures.
*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.
*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016
Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017