TEKS-ALIGNED COURSE

Principles of Construction

ABOUT THE COURSE

The Principles of Construction course is intended to provide an introduction and lay a solid foundation for those students entering the construction or craft skilled areas. The course provides a strong knowledge of construction safety, construction mathematics and common hand and power tools.

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ico_totallessons.svg Total Lessons 30
ico_gradelevel.svg Grade Level 10-12
ico_projact.svg Projects & Activities 271
ico_assessments.svg Assessments 78
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FEATURED EXPERTS

Mike Temple
Electrical Contractor, Mike Temple Electric

Gene Snead
Construction Remodeler,

Lee Lewis
CEO, Lee Lewis Construction

Duncan Fulton
Architect & Co-Founder, Good Fulton & Farrell

SAMPLE LESSON | Measurement in Construction

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

  • Exploring Careers: Architecture & Construction
  • Construction       
  • Design/Pre-Construction          
  • Maintenance/Operations          
  • Basic Shop Safety           
  • Welding Shop Safety     
  • Personal & Occupational Health & Safety
  • Mathematics in Construction    
  • Measurement in Construction  
  • Physics in Construction
  • Introduction to Construction Drawings
  • Project Management Skills        
  • Understanding Construction Codes, Regulations & Contracts
  • Construction Machines & Equipment  
  • Hand Tool ID & Terminology I  
  • Hand Tool ID & Terminology II
  • Hand Tool ID & Terminology III
  • Introduction to Material Handling
  • Installation: Foundation & Subflooring           
  • Installation: Framing     
  • Installation: Drywall      
  • Installation: Doors          
  • Installation: Windows    
  • Installation: Roofing       
  • Emerging Technologies in Construction