2014 - 2015 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges

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WDWK 1313 (3 Credit Hours)
Offered at NLC

Cabinet Making I
This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Design and construction of base cabinets and wall cabinets for kitchens and bathrooms. Emphasis on the safe use of portable and stationary power tools. Finishing techniques include proper sanding, sealing, and staining. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


WDWK 1370 (3 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Special Projects in Cabinets
This is a Local Need Course.
Course Description: This course covers a variety projects that will be determined by the student and instructor at the beginning of the class. A study of new methods and materials, tools and equipment will also included. Emphasis on safety during lab work. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


WDWK 2331 (3 Credit Hours) New course added after June 9, 2014
Offered at NLC

Cabinet Making III
This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Techniques of furniture making. Identify the different types of furniture construction; construct doors and drawers; apply joints and construction techniques; identify different materials used for furniture construction; demonstrate safe use of portable and stationary power tools; develop a furniture design; and lay out, cut, and assemble components. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


WDWK 2351 (3 Credit Hours) New course added after June 9, 2014
Offered at NLC

Cabinet Making II
This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Advanced skills in machine woodworking and hand craftsmanship. Emphasizes advanced design and door and drawer construction, laminate laying, and customer and co-workers relations. (2 Lec., 3 Lab.)


WDWK 2451 (4 Credit Hours)
Course not offered this year at any colleges of DCCCD.

Cabinet Making II
This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Advanced skills in machine woodworking and hand craftsmanship. Emphasizes advanced design and door and drawer construction, laminate laying, and customer and co-workers relations. Lab required. (3 Lec., 2 Lab.)



Academic Courses
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for transfer among community colleges and state public four year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.

WECM Courses
Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.


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