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The Plumbing curriculum is designed to give individuals the opportunity to acquire basic skills to assist with the installation and repair of plumbing systems in residential and small buildings.
Course work includes sketching diagrams, interpretation of blueprints and practices in plumbing assembly. Students will gain knowledge of state codes and requirements.
Graduates should qualify for employment at parts supply houses, maintenance companies and plumbing contractors to assist with various plumbing applications.
The following represents one way in which the program of study can be completed. Students who aren’t able to follow this plan should consult their academic advisor to be sure that they take courses in the best order for their success.
NC CIP: 46.0503
POS Approved: Fall 2012
|Course||Course Title||HOURS PER WEEK|
|Class||Lab/ Shop||Clinical/ WBL||Credit|
|BPR 130||Blueprint Reading/Const||1||2||0||2|
|PLU 110||Modern Plumbing||4||15||0||9|
|PLU 140||Intro to Plumbing Codes||1||2||0||2|
|Applied Mathematics I NEW REQUISITE||(2)||(2)||(0)||(3)|
|Mathematical Models NEW REQUISITE||2||2||0||3|
|PLU 120||Plumbing Applications||4||15||0||9|
|PLU 150||Plumbing Diagrams||1||2||0||2|
|WLD 112||Basic Welding Processes||1||3||0||2|
|PLU 130||Plumbing Systems||3||9||0||6|
|Applied Communications I||(3)||(0)||(0)||(3)|
Total Credit Hours: 38
- : Comprehensive Articulation Agreement - This course is recommended for students transferring to a four-year university.
- : Local Requirement
- : Instructional Service Agreement
- : Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC)
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