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Building Inspection Technology, associate degree

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Associate Degree: Building Inspection Technology2 years

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Course listing for the 2023-2024 catalog year.

ARCH 121Structural Systems I2
ARCH 122Structural Systems 23
ARCH 123Structural Systems 33
ARCH 124Introduction to Building Systems3
ARCH 132Residential Building Codes2
ARCH 134Energy Conservation Code2
ARCH 161Residential Print Reading2
ARCH 162Commercial Print Reading2
CG 209Job Finding Skills1
COMM 140Introduction to Intercultural Communication *,Z4
or COMM 100 Introduction to Communication (COMM100=COMM100Z)
INSP 126Plan Review Software2
INSP 151International Residential Code Structural 14
INSP 152International Residential Code Mechanical2
INSP 201Plans Examination-Commercial4
INSP 203International Building Code Fire and Life Safety 3
INSP 251International Building Code I4
INSP 252International Building Code II3
INSP 253International Building Code III3
INSP 255International Mechanical Code I4
INSP 256International Mechanical Code II4
INSP 280CE: Field Experience Inspection10
COMM/MSD Electives6
INSP/ARCH Electives9
General Education: 3 courses
Total Credits91

 Could be used for general education.


This course is part of Oregon Common Course Numbering. COMM 100 and COMM 100Z are equivalent. 

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