Construction Materials and Building Systems

C&EE X 407.2

Study construction materials, equipment, methods, and regulatory influences including technology of basic building materials, interior and exterior finishes, plumbing and electrical and mechanical systems.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Online
In-Person
Starting at $999.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0
3.3

What you can learn.

  • Identify the major construction systems and how they are employed to construct a building
  • Understand the materials involved in the make-up of building construction systems
  • Have the knowledge of the equipment required for the construction of certain systems
  • Compare and contrast the different construction materials and options available for a particular building system and better understand the logic behind the design of a building
  • Understand how the building systems and material used in a project affects the management of that project, including the schedule, buyout, site logistics, and staffing

About this course:

This course studies construction materials, equipment, methods, and regulatory influences. Topics include construction for site and civil work; seismic resistance; technology of basic building materials; interior and exterior finishes; and plumbing, electrical, and mechanical systems. Instruction discusses current developments in materials, systems, and construction techniques in light of changing factors of production, regulatory constraints, and current trends.

Summer 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
Details
Format
 
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This section has no set meeting times.
Available
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387337
Fee:
$999.00
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ENROLL BY: Jun 21, 2022
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Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised.
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 04, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods by Edward Allen and Joseph Iano
Book: Building Construction Illustrated by Francis D.K. Ching
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Wednesday 6:00PM - 9:00PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Charles Choe
387433
Fee:
$999.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
ENROLL BY: Jun 22, 2022
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Notes
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted. 
Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 05, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods by Edward Allen and Joseph Iano
Book: Building Construction Illustrated by Francis D.K. Ching
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Wed Jun 22, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Jun 29, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Jul 6, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Jul 13, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Jul 20, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Jul 27, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Aug 3, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Aug 10, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Aug 17, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Aug 24, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD
Lecture
Wed Aug 31, 2022
6:00PM PT - 9:00PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 204CD

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