Brick, Block, and Stone Masonry is an instructional program that prepares individuals to lay brick and/or blocks. Included in instruction is laying out and/or spacing bonds; determining vertical horizontal alignment of courses using gauges, plumb-bobs and levels; and cutting, notching, and shaping blocks, bricks, and stone to construct or repair walls, partitions, arches, and fireplaces.

Brick, Block, and Stone Masonry AAS Degree

Major Code: BBV

Advisor: N. Mitchell


FRESHMAN YEAR FALL

COURSE #COURSE NAMECR HRS

BBV 1114

Brick and Block Laying

4

BBV 1214

Masonry Construction

4

BBV 1223

Masonry/Math/Estimating/Blue Print Reading

3

BBV 1313

Tools, Equipment and Safety

3

LLS 1311

Orientation

1

TOTAL

 

15


FRESHMAN YEAR SPRING

COURSE #COURSE NAMECR HRS

BBV 1425

Advanced Block Laying

5

BBV 1524

Advanced Brick Laying

4

 CAV 1113

Foundations

3

CAV 1133

Blue Print Reading

CTE 1511

Computational Math and Reading Comprehension

TOTAL

 

16


 SOPHOMORE YEAR FALL

 

COURSE #COURSE NAMECR HRS

BBV 1623

Chimney and Fireplace Construction

3

BBV 1723

Arch Construction

3

BBV 1823

Steps, Patios, and Brick Floors

3

DDT 1213

Construction Materials

DDT 2243 

Cost Estimating

3

TOTAL

 

15

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR SPRING

COURSE #COURSE NAMECR HRS

SPT 1113

Public Speaking

3

ENG 1113

English Composition I

3

 

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

 

Social/Behavioral Science

 

Math/Natural Science

3

TOTAL

 

15