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Principles of Civil Engineering

Course Number: 10607103
Credits: 3.00

Course Description

10-607-103 PRINCIPLES OF CIVIL ENGINEERING ...provides fundamentals of Civil Engineering from concept to completion. Civil Engineering ethics, resume and portfolio creation, and Microsoft Word and Excel will also be introduced. (Prerequisite: Acceptance in Civil Engineering Technology program)

Course Typically Offered

  • Fall

Most NWTC classes are offered in 8-week sessions. Learn more about how our class schedule can help you succeed.

Course Competencies

  1. Develop professional level resumes and cover letters
  2. Perform measurements with architect and engineer scales
  3. Interpret civil engineering construction plan sets
  4. Interpret civil engineering construction specifications
  5. Summarize inspection and testing concepts for civil engineering construction materials
  6. Apply civil engineering ethical principals
  7. Review a civil engineering commercial building project from concept to completion
  8. Review a civil engineering roadway project from concept to completion
  9. Create documents using Microsoft Word
  10. Create spreadsheets and graphs using Microsoft Excel