Tompkins Cortland Community College

CONT216 - Materials Testing

Laboratory testing procedures pertaining to a variety of construction materials are discussed, followed by performance of those tests. Special attention is placed on concrete testing in accordance with procedures set by ASTM standards. Course content is presented through lecture, class discussion, and demonstrations. Students perform lab exercises either individually or in groups and prepare individual, complete, formal reports of each exercise to professional standards. Lab fee required. Prerequisites: CONT 107; ENGL 100; prior completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, MATH 122 or MATH 138. 2 Cr. (1 Lec., 2 Lab.) Spring semesters.