Course Information: ARCH 2614–5614
Department of Architecture, Cornell University

ARCH 2614/5614 Building Technology I: Materials and Methods

Fall 2020

Jonathan Ochshorn

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Course Readings

construction specifier cover

Texts for supplementary readings

Edward Allen, Fundamentals of Building Construction, [available online for Cornell students] 7th edition, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2013 (except where noted otherwise)

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Revit "Essential Training" ( and National CAD Standard

See instructions here.

References on course reserve, Fine Arts Library

Basic construction references, Fine Arts Library

Internet sources