Fall 2010 Class Schedule (ARC)



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IW 131    Reinforcing II/Post Tensioning    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: IW 130 with a grade of "C" or better.
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Ironworkers Apprentice.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course includes the interpretation of standard codes, code classifications, plans, schedules, charts and specifications commonly used in the iron worker trade. Construction techniques, use of bar supports, placement of reinforcing iron, general principles of bar splicing and welding are presented in depth.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 20-Sep 24
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31924 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31964 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


IW 150    Welding I    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Ironworkers Apprentice.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the structure of ferrous metals and their reaction to heat. It provides knowledge of the equipment and materials employed in the use of shielded metal-arc, gas shielded-arc, and oxy-acetylene welding.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 21-Oct 29
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 32060 
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Schedule: Other Term, Oct 25-Oct 29
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


IW 170    Structural I    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Ironworkers Apprentice.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the theory and practice of blueprint reading, structural erection procedures and proper steel structure construction.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 31-Sep 03
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 31898 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


IW 180    Architectural/Ornamental I    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Ironworkers Apprentice.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course covers architectural and ornamental iron working. It provides detailed knowledge of the procedures and practices employed by the ironworker in architectural and ornamental iron working. Topics include tools, anchors, fasteners, various layout instruments and constructing curtain walls.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 18-Oct 22
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 32023 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


IW 181    Architectural/Ornamental II    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: IW 180 with a grade of "C" or better.
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of IW 180 and provides detailed information on knowledge, procedures and practices employed by the ironworker in architectural and ornamental iron working. Topics include tools, anchors fasteners and various layout instruments. Additionally, constructing curtain wall systems, applying sealants, and glazing systems are covered.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 18-Oct 22
TBA       01:00AM-10:00AM LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 32021 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


IW 183    The History of Ironworkers    2.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Ironworkers Apprentice.
Hours: 45 hours LEC
Description: This course covers the history of ironworking and the ironworkers union movement from its birth in 1896 to the present.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 04-Oct 08
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 32004 
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Schedule: Other Term, Oct 11-Oct 15
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 32005 Textbook


IW 298    Work Experience in Iron workers Apprenticeship    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Endentured in the Iron worker's apprenticeship program.
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students the opportunity to work in the iron worker's apprenticeship for the purpose of developing specific skills to meet the goals and objectives of the iron worker's Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (J.A.T.C.). Students complete work experience hours at approved training sites. Work Experience may be taken for a total of 16 units when there are new or expanded learning objectives.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 31001 
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Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: November 19, 2010