This course is designed to provide learners with the basic knowledge, understanding and skills required to produce simple construction drawings using manual drawing techniques.
The course is based on a lot of construction drawing exercises given in class. Students will also be introduced to local building legislation through local examples.
This is a 60 hr guided learning course. Students need to invest further hours in the course, which will include private study and home assignments.
Lessons are held as indicated on the prospectus and website.
Learning Outcome 1: Describe a wide range of equipment, media and techniques currently used on the production of architectural graphical information
Learning Outcome 2: Interpret a variety of sources of architectural graphical information and construction drawing standards
Learning Outcome 3: Apply construction drawing standards and conventions to produce working drawings
The following are the suggested pre-requisites and/or entry requirements needed:
Course participants may be awarded either an MCAST Certificate of Attendance or an MCAST Certificate of Achievement.
MCAST Certificate of Attendance
MCAST Certificate of Achievement
If the student intends to obtain a Certificate of Achievement, she/he is required to sit for an assessment/s. Assessment/s may take various forms such as a home assignment, class assignment, practical test and time constrained test. However, the assessment/s is not compulsory and an applicant may choose not to sit for it.
There are no additional costs or special materials/equipment to bring.