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Program of Study for the Cabinetmaking and Carpentry Department


CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM

 Courses 
 Credit Hours
 Area I: Written and Oral Communications     6
 COM 103 Introductory Technical English II     3
 SPC 103 Oral Communication Skills     3
   
 Area III: Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Computer Science     6
 DPT 103 Introductory Computer Skills II             3
 MAH 101 Introductory Mathematics I        3
   
 Area V: Career and Technical Courses                           47
 Required Orientation Courses  
 ORI 104 WorkKeys® Assessment and Advisement         1
 ORT 100 Orientation for Career Students             1
 Required Field of Concentration Courses  
 CAB 101 Introduction to Cabinetmaking                 3
 CAB 102 Introduction to Lumber                     3
 CAB 103 Size, Dimension, and Joints                   3
 CAB 104 Cabinet Shop Operations                     3
 CAB 110 Equipment Maintenance                     3
 CAB 140 Wood Finishing Fundamentals                   3
 CAB 141 Wood Finishing                            3
 CAB 181 Special Topics                         3
 CAB 204 Cabinetmaking and Millwork                       3
 CAB 205 Furniture Construction               3
 CAB 206 Special Projects in Furniture Construction        3
 CAB 211 Cabinet Installation and Trim Work             3
 CAB 230 Estimating Costs in Cabinetmaking               3
 CAB 242 Special Finishes                       3
 CAB 260 Wood Turning I             3
   
 Total Field of Concentration Credits             45
 Total Credits for Certificate        59

SHORT CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM

(Wallace Campus)

 Courses
 Credit Hours
 Area V: Career and Technical Courses    
 
 Core Cabinetmaking Course Requirements  
 CAB 101 Introduction to Cabinetmaking                     3
 CAB 102 Introduction to Lumber                 3
 CAB 103 Size, Dimension, and Joints           3
 CAB 104 Cabinetmaking Shop Orientation     3
   
 Total Core Technical Credits           12

CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM

(Easterling Correctional Facility)
 Courses
 Credit Hours
 Area I: Written and Oral Communications      3
 COM 103 Introductory Technical English II         3
   
 Area III: Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Computer Science  3
 MAH 101 Introductory Mathematics I               3
   
 Area V: Required Field of Concentration Courses               36
 CAB 101 Introduction to Cabinetmaking            3
 CAB 102 Introduction to Lumber             3
 CAB 103 Size, Dimension, and Joints                           3
 CAB 104 Cabinet Shop Operations                 3
 CAB 110 Equipment Maintenance                     3
 CAB 140 Wood Finishing Fundamentals               3
 CAB 204 Cabinetmaking and Millwork                   3
 CAB 205 Furniture Construction                       3
 CAB 211 Cabinet Installation and Trim Work                3
 CAB 230 Estimating Costs in Cabinetmaking         3
 CAB 242 Special Finishes                   3
 CAB 260 Wood Turning I            3
   
 Total Field of Concentration Credits                         36
 Total Credits for Certificate                 42
   
After completing the Core Technical Course Requirements,
students may choose from the following concentrations:


CABINETMAKING CONCENTRATION

 Courses  Credit Hours
 CAB 110 Equipment Maintenance            3
 CAB 140 Wood Finishing Fundamentals        3
 CAB 204 Cabinetmaking and Millwork            3
 CAB 211 Cabinetmaking Installation and Trim Work       3
   
 Total Concentration Credits         12
 Total Credits for Short Certificate     24

FURNITURE CONSTRUCTION CONCENTRATION

 Courses 
 Credit Hours
 CAB 205 Furniture Construction                         3
 CAB 230 Estimating Cost                 3
 CAB 242 Special Finishes                             3
 CAB 260 Wood Turning I                           3
   
 Total Concentration Credits     12
 Total Credits for Short Certificate                       24

SHORT CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM - CARPENTRY

 Courses  Credit Hours
 Area V: Required Field of Concentration Courses  25
 CAR 111 Construction Basics                         3
 CAR 112 Floors, Walls, Site Preparation        3
 CAR 113 Floors, Walls, Site Prep Lab           3
 CAR 114 Constructions Basics Lab             3
 CAR 121 Introduction to Blueprint Reading            3
 CAR 131 Roof and Ceiling Systems                3
 CAR 132 Interior and Exterior Finishing               3
 CAR 133 Roof and Ceiling Systems Lab                 3
 CAR 201 Special Projects in Carpentry                       1
   
 Total Credits for Short Certificate       25