CARP 142B: Finishing I

Credits 3 Class Hours1 lecture and 4 lecture/lab

In this course, students are introduced to the basic concepts of finishing interior surfaces of a home. Students will learn the types of finishes appropriate to various living spaces of their home, how to measure and calculate the square footage of the different rooms of their home, and how to draw to scale various interior wall sections of their homes.

Semester Offered Spring (every odd year)
Course Student Learning Outcomes (CSLOs)
  1. Identify various finishes in your home related to flooring, walls, ceiling, and other finishes.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to select and utilize the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) regarding interior finish work.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to read a tape measure.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to add and subtract measurements.