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AGC 172 Grades II ST
Credit Hours:  .5
Effective Term: Spring 2009
SUN#: None
AGEC: None
Credit Breakdown: .5 Lecture
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F

Description: Introduction to setting grades off bench marks using various types of levels. Reading and interpreting construction plans to determine grading requirements.

Prerequisites: Must be sponsored by AGC Contractor


Recommendations: Developed by the AGC Training Committee

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Knowledge Level) Define terms associated with plan reading, grade setting and drainage.

2. (Knowledge Level) Describe proper practices for setting grades off a bench mark.

3. (Knowledge Level) Describe methods for setting grades using various types of levels.

4. (Comprehension Level) Explain construction plan sheets to determine grading requirements.

5. (Comprehension Level) Discuss various methods for keeping construction sites well drained.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
1. Successfully complete Grades I Module Examination #22208 at the conclusion of class with a score of at least 70%.
2.Complete all Performance Profile Tasks (NCCER Module #22208).
3.Safely perform all tasks according to applicable OSHA Standards.