SRJC Course Outlines

4/23/2024 2:01:48 PMCONS 250B Course Outline as of Fall 1999

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Discipline and Nbr:  CONS 250BTitle:  INTRO TO E, M, & P CODES  
Full Title:  Introduction to Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing Codes
Last Reviewed:10/24/1988

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum3.00Lecture Scheduled3.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled52.50
Minimum3.00Lab Scheduled017.5 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total3.00 Contact Total52.50
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  105.00Total Student Learning Hours: 157.50 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade Only
Repeatability:  08 - May Be Taken for a Total of 6 Units
Also Listed As: 

Catalog Description:
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Introduction to the Electrical, Mechanical, and Plumbing Codes, as selected, to help prepare student for ICBO Certification Examination.

CONS 80A or CONS 270 (formerly CONS 370, CONS 82) with a grade of "C" or better.

Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Intro to the Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing Codes.  Assists students to qualify for ICBO combination test for certification.
(Grade Only)

Prerequisites:CONS 80A or CONS 270 (formerly CONS 370, CONS 82) with a grade of "C" or better.
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:
Repeatability:08 - May Be Taken for a Total of 6 Units


Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
CSU Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Not Certificate/Major Applicable


Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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The students will:
1.  Interpret provisions of the Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing
2.  Apply the requirements of these Codes to drawings.
3.  Apply provisions of these Codes to inspection procedures.

Topics and Scope
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1.  Code organization and enforcment.
2.  Definitions.
3.  Office preparation.
4.  Electrical topics.
5.  Mechanical topics.
6.  Plumbing topics.
7.  Inspection requirements.

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1.  Readings and exercises.

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because problem solving assessments and skill demonstrations are more appropriate for this course.
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
25 - 50%
Homework problems, Quizzes, Exams
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
25 - 50%
Class performances, Performance exams
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
25 - 50%
Multiple choice, True/false, Matching items, Completion
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 0%

Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Building Codes - latest editions.

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