Engineering and Construction Technology (AS Degree S0430)

Technology and Health Division
S0430
This degree is intended to prepare students for employment in the engineering and construction field.  An understanding of building materials and architectural specifications in construction, building and zoning codes, permits, and architectural CAD and BIM will be developed. The development of these skills is critical for direct employment in the fields of construction, general or civil engineering technology, building inspection or construction management. Students desiring a Bachelor’s Degree (transfer program) should consult with a counselor or advisor to discuss transferability of courses.

This degree requires the completion of General Education coursework plus the following:

Required Courses
 

Course Prefix Course Name Units
ARCH 142Architectural Materials and Specifications4
ARCH 145Building and Zoning Codes3
ECT 16CADD and Digital Design Media Level I4
ECT 17Legal Aspects of Construction3
ECT 26Civil Engineering Technology and CADD3
ECT 67Reading Construction Drawings3
ECT 70Elements of Construction Management3
ECT 71Construction Estimating3
ECT 87Fundamentals of Construction Inspection3
Total Units29
 

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:

Guided Pathways of Study

When students can identify a career goal early on in their educational journey, they are more likely to complete on time and succeed. Consistent guidance and a clear outline of the required courses help support students decisions in choosing the right program for them. Explore below to find the programs that most interest you.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Term 1Units
ECT 16 CADD and Digital Design Media Level I 4 4
ECT 70 Elements of Construction Management 3 3
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4 4
A/AS PE 1  
 Units11
Winter Term 1
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4 4
 Units4
Spring Term 1
ARCH 145 Building and Zoning Codes 3 3
ECT 67 Reading Construction Drawings 3 3
A/AS SELF 3  
A/AS MATH 5  
Certificate: Engineering Constr. Tech. L1 E0423 3  
Submit petition to Admissions Records Submit petition to Admissions Records  
 Units6
Summer Term 1
A/AS AMIST 3  
 Units0
Fall Term 2
ECT 17 Legal Aspects of Construction 3 3
ECT 87 Fundamentals of Construction Inspection 3 3
ARCH 142 Architectural Materials and Specifications 4 4
A/AS ARTS 3  
C1 ARTS ARCH 250 OR 251 1  
 Units10
Winter Term 2
A/AS BEH 3  
 Units0
Spring Term 2
ECT 26 Civil Engineering Technology and CADD 3 3
ECT 71 Construction Estimating 3 3
A/AS HUM 3  
A/AS SCNCE 3  
Engineering and Construction Technology, AS S0430 0  
Submit petition to Admissions Records Submit petition to Admissions Records  
 Units6
 Total Units37
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