Construction Technology

Courses

Construction Technology - TCJ2O - Grade 10 (Open)

This course introduces students to building materials and processes through opportunities to design and build various construction projects. Students will learn to create and read working drawings; become familiar with common construction materials, components,
and processes; and perform a variety of fabrication, assembly, and finishing operations. They will use a variety of hand and power tools and apply knowledge of imperial and metric systems of measurement, as appropriate. Students will develop an awareness of
environmental and societal issues related to construction technology, and will explore secondary and post secondary pathways leading to careers in the industry.

Prerequisite: None

Construction Engineering Technology - TCJ3C - Grade 11 (College)

This course focuses on the development of knowledge and skills related to residential
construction. Students will gain hands-on experience using a variety of construction
materials, processes, tools, and equipment; learn about building design and planning
construction projects; create and interpret working drawings and sections; and learn how
the Ontario Building Code and other regulations and standards apply to construction
projects. Students will also develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues
related to construction technology, and will explore career opportunities in the field.

Prerequisite: None

Construction Engineering Technology - TCJ4C - Grade 12 (College)

This course enables students to further develop knowledge and skills related to residential
construction and to explore light commercial construction. Students will gain hands-on
experience using a variety of materials, processes, tools, and equipment, and will learn
more about building design and project planning. They will continue to create and interpret
construction drawings and will extend their knowledge of construction terminology
and of relevant building codes and regulations, as well as health and safety standards
and practices. Students will also focus on environmental and societal issues related to
construction engineering technology, and will explore career opportunities in the field.

Prerequisite: TCJ3C