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CIVE 104 Work Term 1

Effective Date: September 2019

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified Co-op employers. This full-time paid work experience is facilitated and monitored by the College.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
420 workplace integrated learning hours
Tuition
$626.01 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

  • COM in CDEV WPS
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-operative Education participation requirements.

CIVE 131 Graphical Communications 1

Effective Date: September 2019

Students learn to communicate clearly in the form of hand sketches, spreadsheets and computer-aided drafting (CAD) software in order to accurately present technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences. CAD skills include: drawing simple geometric shapes; using layers; applying annotation; creating and inserting blocks; and preparing layouts.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$499.38 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Restricted course Open to students in Civil Engineering Technology or Civil Engineering Technology Access or by permission of department chair.

CIVE 132 Graphical Communications 2

Effective Date: September 2016

Students further develop their drafting skills to create more complex drawings that include: attributed and dynamic blocks, multiple layouts, and plotting. Skills are applied to structural and municipal drafting projects. An introduction to databases and Geographical Information Systems (GIS) is also included.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
4 lab hours per week
Tuition
$332.92 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Civil Engineering Technology or by permission of department chair.

CIVE 141 Surveying 1

Effective Date: September 2016

Students learn the care and use of survey equipment for the collection of land and construction site measurements as typically used in civil engineering projects. Surveying skills acquired include: field book set up; level loop and traverse definition, measurement and balancing; use of an automatic level and a total station to enable collection documentation of elevations and topographic data.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
1 lecture hour and 4 lab hours per week
Tuition
$499.38 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

One of:

Pre/Corequisites

Camosun offers Math assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Restricted course Open to students in Civil Engineering Technology or by permission of department chair.

CIVE 142 Surveying 2

Effective Date: September 2016

Students traverse and survey a two to three hectare area of land using a total station with a data collector. Data is then uploaded to specialized software in order to create a digital surface and final topographic map. A survey layout is also conducted using a total station and data collector to enable construction of an engineering design.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
2
Format
4 lab hours per week
Tuition
$332.92 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Civil Engineering Technology or by permission of department chair.

CIVE 152 Transportation Engineering

Effective Date: September 2016

Students are introduced to the analysis and design of transportation systems at several jurisdictional levels and design domains from rural divided highways to local urban roadways. Students learn how to design cross-sections and explore safety considerations, road drainage and mixed-mode uses. An overview of traffic operations is given to familiarize the student with current analysis methods.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 3 lab hours per week
Tuition
$499.38 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Pre/Corequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Civil Engineering Technology or by permission of department chair.

CIVE 181 Civil Sustainability Project

Effective Date: September 2016

Students form teams and brainstorm, develop, design and present an idea for a low-tech project that improves some aspect of sustainability within their community. "Community" can be defined geographically or culturally. The design process, ethics, teamwork, problem solving and design documentation are taught independently of any technical context. Each project is to be designed, drafted, documented and, finally, presented to the other learners in the class.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
2 lecture hours and 2 seminar hours per week
Tuition
$499.38 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Restricted course Open to students in Civil Engineering Technology or by permission of department chair.

CIVE 191 Statics

Effective Date: September 2019

Students are introduced to force systems, statics of rigid bodies, equivalent forces, and couple systems. Students perform analyses of free body diagrams, frames, and trusses and determine properties of sections and components of two and three dimensional vectors. Shear and bending moment diagrams of beams are drawn.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
2 lecture hours and 3 lab hours per week
Tuition
$665.84 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

One of:

Pre/Corequisites

One of:

Restricted course Open to students in Civil Engineering Technology or by permission of department chair.

CIVE 192 Mechanics of Materials

Effective Date: September 2019

Students are introduced to mechanics theory relevant to structural design. Students are shown the stress-strain relationships and are introduced to the theories of bending, shear, torsion and beam deflections that will be used in later structural design courses. Students are also shown plane stress transformation, column theory and influence lines used in structural analysis.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
3 lecture hours, 2 seminar hours, and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$665.84 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

Pre/Corequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Civil Engineering Technology or by permission of department chair.

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