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STI 195 - Ornamental Ironworking 2

Credits: 3
2 Lecture Hours 2 Lab Hours

Prerequisites: STI 130  

This course is designed to teach field layout, basic sealant application, auto level use, and glazing systems.  Knowledge of glazing systems, sealant application skills, and accurate instrument use will be developed through classroom instruction and hands on lab.   Instruction will focus on the precision use of auto levels in order to install ornamental and structural products.  Knowledge and skills will be evaluated through written tests and hands on lab projects.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:

  1. Calculate elevations using an auto level and a known benchmark.
  2. Lay out elevations for curtain wall installation using an auto level.
  3. Identify different types of glazing systems.
  4. Demonstrate safe handling, storage, identification and installation of architectural glass.
  5. Demonstrate the proper installation of sealants.
  6. Create layout marks using information from drawings in order to install structure and ornamental material.
Listed Topics
  1. Auto levels and elevations
  2. Glazing systems
  3. Glass installation
  4. Sealants
  5. Layout
Reference Materials
Ironworkers Architectural and Ornamental - Reference Manual
Ironworkers Architectural and Ornamental - Student Workbook
Students who successfully complete this course acquire general knowledge, skills and abilities that align with CCAC’s definition of an educated person. Specifically, this course fulfills these General Education Goals:
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  • Quantitative & Scientific Reasoning
Approved By: Dr. Quintin B. Bullock Date Approved: 02/27/2020

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