• Intro to Woodworking

    PCW-110, Lecture: 3, Lab: 15, Credits: 8
    Fall 2019
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course introduces the properties of wood, basic machine and tool use and safety, box design and construction, and various furniture joinery for woodworkers. Topics include the technical study of wood, hand woodworking methods of box making, assorted box and framing joinery, and hand finishing methods. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate woodworking joinery, box design and construction techniques, and knowledge of wood properties and their effect on furniture design.