Be a Civil Engineer for one week and Build your Mini House 

Institution: University of Ottawa (DMS4120)
Category: Faculty of Engineering
Language: English

Course Description

In this course, the student will be exposed to all civil engineering disciplines. Students will visit research labs and facilities. General steps for a mini house design will be explained in the class and for the last three days, groups will be assigned for building different stages of a mini house that includes, mixing and pouring concrete for the foundation, wooden frames, roof trusses as well as siding and shingles.