David Alonzo Cain

Construction Management

Adjunct Faculty

Program Director :

Applied Sciences and Technology

Classes Taught

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

Class Started

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

Class Started

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

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.

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
30719
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

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.

36056
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

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 36056 Students may contact instructor at henry.staggs@mesacc.edu

30621
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Class Started

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

Fall Flex Start 2022

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

Class Started

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

CON131 Electrical Systems 3.5 Credits
Electricity related to residential and light commercial applications, to include common electrical components, AC and DC circuits, and electrical safety. Provides an introduction to reading, interpreting, and creating wiring diagrams and the application of electrical power. Operation and use of specific meters, tools, and an introduction to National Electrical Code (NEC). Prerequisites: None.
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
36753
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture/Lab
10/03/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Started

Notes: Class 36753 Students registering for Class 36753 must also register for CON132 and CON133.

Spring 2023

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
30876
Dobson Campus
TBA
Hybrid
Lecture
01/19/2023 - 05/12/2023
Th
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Open

18 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: Hybrid classes include face-to-face format on campus at the time listed in the class schedule. The other part will be held online either without a set time to attend or a Live Online session. Students enrolling in a hybrid class acknowledge they already possess the skills described in the Minimum Computer and Technology Requirements at https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 30876 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
30344
Live Online
Live Online
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023
Tu
4:25 PM - 7:00 PM

Open

17 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 30344 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
30877
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023

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.

Class 30877 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
30053
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023

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 30053 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

31220
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/17/2023 - 05/12/2023

Open

11 of 18
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 31220 Students may contact instructor at: david.cain@mesacc.edu

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