New course proposal

The following new course proposal has been submitted to the Faculty Senate Office for review and approval and is listed here for faculty review and comment. Comments on any new course proposal should be submitted to Ernest May, secretary of the Faculty Senate, at senate@senate.umass.edu.

BMATWT 220, “Introduction to CAD in Construction and Architecture,” 3 credits. Instructor: Alexander Schreyer. This course provides and introduction into construction-related Computer-Aided-Design (CAD) tools. By using industry-standard software in exercises and projects, students gain the capability to model construction projects and create industry-standard architectural drawings. Prerequisites: None.