CAR 121: Introduction to Blueprint Reading

Hours 3
Theory Hours
This course introduces the student to the basic concepts of blueprint reading. Topics include scales, symbols, site plans, notations, schedules, elevations, sections, specifications, and detail drawings. Upon completion, the student should be able to identify drawings, scale various drawings, identify different types of lines, symbols, and notations, as well as plot plans, describe easements, understand building code concepts, locate utilities, and explain various aspects of all types of plans and drawings.