David Alonzo Cain

Construction Management

Adjunct Faculty

Applied Sciences and Technology

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

CON220 Statics Application for Construction 3 Credits
Emphasis on response of bodies to the action of forces. Elementary analytical and practical approach to the principles and physical concepts of statics. Focus on mastery of basic principles of trigonometry, application of vectors and forces, and moments, with analysis of basic structures and structural components, and statics application to construction. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34796
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/20/2022 - 05/13/2022
Th
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34796 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON221 Applied Statics 3 Credits
Emphasis on response of bodies to the action of forces. Elementary analytical and practical approach to the principles and physical concepts of statics, focuses on mastery of basic principles of trigonometry, application of vectors and forces, and moments, with analysis of basic structures and structural components, trusses, shear and moment diagrams, centroids, and moments of inertia.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT15+, (MAT182 OR MAT187), and PHY111.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29619
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/20/2022 - 05/13/2022
Th
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29619 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON244 Working Drawing Analysis: Blueprint Reading 3 Credits
Detailed analysis and interpretation of construction drawings (blueprint reading); interpretation of symbols, annotations, conventions, terms of trade; and understanding of drawing, dimensioning, plan organization, and specifications. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
29966
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
Tu
4:25 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 29966 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON252 Building Construction Methods, Materials, and Equipment 3 Credits
Comprehensive study of construction methods, materials, codes, and equipment used in building construction. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34797
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34797 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON262 Introduction International Residential Code (IRC) 3 Credits
Covers International Residential Code for various trades, including building, mechanical, plumbing and electric, for one and two family residential construction. Preparation for voluntary certification (IRC building inspection). Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30278
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022

Class Ended

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30278 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON273 Electrical Construction Fundamentals 3 Credits
General knowledge of electrical work related to construction management, administration, and technical aspects of the construction industry. Covers circuits and machinery, power transmission, and electrical distribution with emphasis on secondary distribution systems as well as measurement and instrumentation, Ohm's Law, low voltage, high voltage, temporary power, generators, service, systems, circuits, motors, transformers, electrical installations, codes, cogeneration, energy conservation, estimating, safety and related blueprint readings. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
34804
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
We
4:25 PM - 7:05 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 34804 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

Summer 2022

CON262 Introduction International Residential Code (IRC) 3 Credits
Covers International Residential Code for various trades, including building, mechanical, plumbing and electric, for one and two family residential construction. Preparation for voluntary certification (IRC building inspection). Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
16163
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
05/31/2022 - 08/04/2022

Closed

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 16163 Students may contact instructor at: michael.moyer@mesacc.edu

Fall 2022

CON220 Statics Application for Construction 3 Credits
Emphasis on response of bodies to the action of forces. Elementary analytical and practical approach to the principles and physical concepts of statics. Focus on mastery of basic principles of trigonometry, application of vectors and forces, and moments, with analysis of basic structures and structural components, and statics application to construction. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36047
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2022 - 12/16/2022
Th
2:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Open

18 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 36047 Students may contact instructor at david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON244 Working Drawing Analysis: Blueprint Reading 3 Credits
Detailed analysis and interpretation of construction drawings (blueprint reading); interpretation of symbols, annotations, conventions, terms of trade; and understanding of drawing, dimensioning, plan organization, and specifications. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30629
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

16 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON252 Building Construction Methods, Materials, and Equipment 3 Credits
Comprehensive study of construction methods, materials, codes, and equipment used in building construction. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31324
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

8 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON262 Introduction International Residential Code (IRC) 3 Credits
Covers International Residential Code for various trades, including building, mechanical, plumbing and electric, for one and two family residential construction. Preparation for voluntary certification (IRC building inspection). Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
30621
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

18 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Students may contact instructor at david.cain@mesacc.edu

CON273 Electrical Construction Fundamentals 3 Credits
General knowledge of electrical work related to construction management, administration, and technical aspects of the construction industry. Covers circuits and machinery, power transmission, and electrical distribution with emphasis on secondary distribution systems as well as measurement and instrumentation, Ohm's Law, low voltage, high voltage, temporary power, generators, service, systems, circuits, motors, transformers, electrical installations, codes, cogeneration, energy conservation, estimating, safety and related blueprint readings. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31323
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
08/24/2022 - 12/16/2022
We
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

17 of 20
Seats Available

Notes: Live Online classes have sessions that meet online on specific days and times. Attendance in these sessions will be at the discretion of the instructor, and additional work will be required on the student’s own time. Access to a computer or mobile device with Internet connection is required. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31323 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

Fall Flex Start 2022

CON107 Construction Drawings Introduction 1 Credits
Provides students with the information and skills needed to read and understand construction drawings. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36747
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture/Lab
08/29/2022 - 09/02/2022

Open

19 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 36747 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

Class 36747 Students registering for Class 36747 must also register for CON103, CON104 and CON105.

CON111 Carpentry: Wall Systems 3.5 Credits
Examines the layout and construction procedures for wall systems, including: interpretation of construction drawings and specifications; selection of appropriate types of wall system components; and application of wall system materials. Emphasis of the estimation of the amount of materials needed for a wall assembly and some common alternative wall systems. Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36751
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
10/03/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

6 of 8
Seats Available

Notes: Class 36751 Students registering for Class 36751 must also register for CON110 and CON112.

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