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CAT 1211 Construction Materials Testing

This course presents some of the basics of testing materials (concrete, steel, wood, etc.) used in the construction industry. Emphasis on how properties of materials affect their use in the construction process. Utilizes American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Standards. One classroom, three lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: MAT 0100 or MAT 1110 or MAT 1130 or MAT 1445

Course Outcomes
  • Identify the individuals involved in maintaining the infrastructure needs of society.
  • Work effectively in teams to complete lab exercises.
  • Demonstrate methods to test basic construction materials in the field and lab.
  • Determine whether materials can be utilized based on performance and properties.
Credit Hours: 2
  • Classroom: 1 hour
  • Lab: 3 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Civil Engineering Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 11, Rm 436
Faculty: Plummer
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 6
Meets: MW from 5:30PM to 7:20PM
Section: N15
Open Seats: 6
Meets: MW from
5:30PM to 7:20PM
Section: N15