Sustainable Interior Systems

Course Overview

Course Code: CSTR-120

Department: Carpentry Occupations

Credit Hours: 3.00

Textbook Information: Bookstore website

This course focuses on sustainable developments in modern construction, especially as those techniques as applied to the interior systems and the envelope of the building. This course introduces the student to the use of metal studs in the construction of interior walls and soffits. Students will use hands-on exercises, building non-bearing walls using metal studs. Students will also learn weatherization procedures in compliance with the International Energy Conservation Code as well as conformation of weatherization standards, outlined in the IECC, through the use of a blower door test. Students will learn how to install sheet rock and suspended ceiling systems.

Course Schedule


Term: Fall 2024

Section Name: CSTR-120-CR01D

Location: CRISP Center

Available Seats: 23

Faculty Name: P. Donnelly

Min Credits: 3.00


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