Fall 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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DRLTH 100    Introduction to the Trade    2 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to drywall/lathing apprenticeship, state and federal apprenticeship laws, apprenticeship record keeping, apprentice evaluation procedures, general safety, work ethic, sexual harassment issues, and basic tools of the trade.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 06-Sep 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30367 
Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 19-Sep 23
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30443 Textbook


DRLTH 102    Basic Applications    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to basic gypsum wall covering and ceiling applications. Topics includes knot recognition and application to rigging on construction job-sites.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Oct 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30504 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 14-Nov 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30565 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 105    Mathematics for Drywall/Lathers    2 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 36 hours LEC
Description: This course covers mathematics applications to drywall and lathing trades with specific focus on mathematical processes related to construction. Basic topics include whole numbers, fractions, decimal fractions, ratios, proportions, percentages, areas, and volumes.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 31-Nov 04
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30521 
Textbook


DRLTH 110    Residential Metal Framing    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers basic residential metal framing. It includes framing of floors, walls, doors, windows, roofs, trusses, and stairs.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 29-Sep 02
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30337 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 112    Doors, Windows, Exterior Systems/Building Documents    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers doors, windows, door and window framing, and exterior wall covering systems. Topics include an introduction to blueprints and building codes.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 16
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30389 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 120    Blueprint Reading I    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers job specifications, blueprint structure and basic blueprint reading and interpretation. Topics include an introduction to construction drawings and sketching.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 10-Oct 14
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30470 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 121    Blueprint Reading II    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: DRLTH 120 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of Blueprint Reading I (DRLTH 120). Topics include interpretation, problem solving, correlating specifications, prints, addenda, notes, sections and mathematics used with blueprints.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 21
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30474 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 122    Blueprint Reading III    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: DRLTH 121 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of Blueprint Reading II (DRLTH 121). Topics include take-offs, material estimates, material requisition, job costs and layout from blueprints.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Oct 28
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30501 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 31-Nov 04
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30522 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 130    Welding I    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers welding and welding concepts for construction job sites. Topics include welding safety, basic welding terms, definitions, positions, and cutting operations.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 10-Oct 14
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30462 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 14-Nov 18
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30553 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 131    Welding II    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: DRLTH 130 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of Welding I (DRLTH 130). Topics include welding safety, concepts, processes, symbols, and certification performance.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 26-Sep 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30431 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 03-Oct 07
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30451 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 140    Exterior/Advanced Fire Control System and Partitions    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers safety, principles, theory, and application of advanced fire control systems. Topics include principles and applications of partitions and metal framing.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 19-Sep 23
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30420 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 142    Exterior Systems and Trims    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers safety, principles, and application of exterior wall framing, coverings, and trims.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Aug 26
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30306 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 07-Nov 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30537 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 150    Interior Metal Lathing System, Sound Control    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers materials, principles, theory, and application of lath and plaster interior hollow walls and partitions. Topics include principles, and application of sound control systems and an introduction to mathematics and layout for building arches.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 29-Sep 02
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30349 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 160    Ceilings, Shaft Protection and Demountable Partitions    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers safety, materials, principles, theory, and installation of ceiling systems, demountable partitions, and shaft systems.

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 22-Aug 26
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30308 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 06-Sep 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30361 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 16
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30418 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 162    Arches, Furring and Advanced Systems    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers safety, materials, principles, theory, and installation of furring, arch systems, and fire retardant materials.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 06-Sep 10
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30368 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 16
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30416 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 170    Advanced Construction Techniques    1.5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Enrollment Limitation: Registered Drywall/Lathing Apprentice.
Hours: 21 hours LEC ; 18 hours LAB
Description: This course covers safety, materials, principles, and theory of advanced construction techniques. Topics include following written and verbal directions, construction directly from blueprints, and research techniques.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 26-Sep 30
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30433 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 17-Oct 21
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30508 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 07-Nov 11
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 30535 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


DRLTH 298    Work Experience Drywall/Lathing Apprenticeship    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Be in a drywall/lathing apprenticeship.
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: Supervised work in drywall/lathing apprenticeship for the purpose of developing specific skills to meet the goals and objectives of the drywall/lathing Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (J.A.T.C.). Students will be completing work experience hours at approved training sites. DRLTH 298 may be taken for a total of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 30331 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 30332 Textbook

Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 5, 2011