ITMD 132 Materials and Resources (3 Hours)
This course is an intermediate course focusing on the materials and resources used in the built environment. The student will evaluate the quality of materials; demonstrate the ability to locate and use product information resources; identify manufacturing and construction techniques used in products; recognize the sustainability and environmental impact of materials; use correct terminology to describe the various types of materials; and compare the design, use, durability and cost of materials. 3 hrs. lecture/wk.