TEKS-ALIGNED COURSE

Construction Technology I

ABOUT THE COURSE

In the Construction Technology I course, students will gain knowledge and skills needed to enter the workforce as carpenters or building maintenance supervisors or to prepare for a postsecondary degree in construction management, architecture, or engineering. Students will acquire knowledge and skills in safety, tool usage, building materials, codes, and framing.

ico_teksmet.svg Percentage of TEKS Met 90.74%
ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 31
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 10-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 249
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 60
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FEATURED EXPERTS

David Lawver, Ph.D.
Agricultural Education, Texas Tech University

John Brown
Construction Laborer, McDougal Companies

Lee Lewis
CEO, Lee Lewis Construction Company

Michael Reyes
Architect, Good Fulton & Farrell

Pamela Leonard
Architect, Canizaro Cawthon Davis

SAMPLE LESSON | Installation: Framing

Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

COURSE LESSONS

  • Personal & Occupational Health & Safety
  • Basic Shop Safety
  • Welding Shop Safety
  • Introduction to Material Handling
  • Portable Wood Power Tools - I: Safety, Operation & ID
  • Portable Wood Power Tools - II: Safety, Operation & ID
  • Large Wood Power Tools - I: Safety, Operation & ID
  • Large Wood Power Tools - II: Safety, Operation & ID
  • Introduction to Construction Drawings
  • Building Construction: Basic Masonry
  • Concrete: Composition & Mixing
  • Concrete: Constructing Forms & Curing
  • Installation: Foundation & Subflooring
  • Installation: Framing
  • Installation: Drywall
  • Installation: Doors
  • Installation: Windows
  • Installation: Roofing
  • Installation: Plumbing Equipment & Fixtures
  • Installation: Electrical Wiring & Control Systems
  • Emerging Technologies in Construction
  • Career Cluster: Architecture & Construction
  • Exploring Careers: Architecture & Construction
  • Construction
  • Design/Pre-Construction
  • Maintenance/Operations
  • Formulas for Career Success: Job Search
  • Employability Skills
  • Introduction to Computers
  • Workplace Issues