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FURN 152 Fine Furniture 1

Effective date: September 2016

Students will develop basic skills with hand and power tools used in the furniture trade, with an emphasis on safety. Students will learn about wood products and materials, basic joinery, fastening methods, selection and use of adhesives and abrasive materials. Students will be introduced to commercial practice and processes of design.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
7.5 lecture hours and 22.5 shop hours per week
Tuition
$1,548 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Fine Furniture - Joinery or by permission of department chair.

FURN 154 Fine Furniture 2

Effective date: June 2008

Students develop skills with advanced techniques including veneering, laminating, lathe turning, carving and shaping curves. Students will learn more advanced joinery techniques, finishing topcoat materials and application techniques, and the use of non-wood products. Students will expand their knowledge of commercial practice, design principles and be introduced to furniture history.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
7.5 lecture hours and 22.5 shop hours per week
Related programs
Fine Furniture/Joinery Trades Foundation
Tuition
$1,548 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

FURN 156 Fine Furniture 3

Effective date: June 2008

Students refine their presentation techniques, becoming more adept at the commercial practices inherent in the furniture trade. Students learn basics of upholstery, furniture restoration and repair. As a final project, students design and construct a piece of furniture for evaluation by a panel of experts and inclusion in a public exhibit.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
0
Format
7.5 lecture hours and 22.5 shop hours per week
Related programs
Fine Furniture/Joinery Trades Foundation
Tuition
$774 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

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