CO 225 Building Codes WO
F1OO 2007 WO
Sielky, Robert J.
Master Code OfficialCertified Building Official
BLDG 1018, Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri
7am unitl 4pm
336-4116 home (after 7pm)
August 20 - October 14, 2007
5:00 - 10:20 PM
Textbook: 2006 International Building Code ISBN -13: 978-1-58011-251-5 (soft)
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Additional Resources: Basic Calculator Notebook and paper for notes
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Educational Philosophy: To acquaint the student with the International Building Code and the minimum standards that the Code provides to insure public safety, health, welfare insorfar as the public is affected by building construction and to secure safety to life and property from all hazards incident to the occupancy of buildings, structures and premises.
Instructor Learning Outcomes
Grading: Quizzes - Four(4) -- 100 Points -- 40% Midterm -- One (1) -- 300 Points -- 30% Final Exam - One (1)- 300 Points -- 30% A 90-100% B 80-89% C 70-79% D 60-69% F 59% OR LESS OR 2 UNEXCUSED ABSENCES
Late Submission of Course Materials: Assignments not submitted on the due date will recieve a grade of "zero". Tests and Quizzes missed without an excused absence will receive a grade of "zero"
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: WEEK 1 Administrations and Legal Aspects of Code Administration Assignment Read Chapter 1,2,3,& 4 WEEK 2 Use & Occupancy Special Detailed Requirements for Use & Occupancy Assignment Read Chapter 5 for week 3 Quiz - 30 Minutes on Chapter 1,2,3 & 4 WEEK 3 General Building Heights and Area Assignment Read Chapter 6 for week 4 Quiz - 30 Minutes on Chapter 5 WEEK 4 Types of Construction Assignment Read Chapter 7 & 8 for Week 5 Midterm 2.5 hours On Chapters 1 through 6 WEEK 5 Fire Resistance Rated Construction Assignment Read Chapter 9 for week 6 Quiz - 30 Minutes on Chapter 7 & 8 WEEK 6 Fire Protection Systems Assignment Read Chapter 10 & 11 for week 7 Quiz - 30 Minutes on Chapter 9 WEEK 7 Means of Egress & Accessibility Assignment Study and Review for Final Exam Week 8 Finan Examination 5 hours Chapter 7,8,9,10, & 11
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