Mehrzad Khorsandi

Residential Faculty - Drafting

Applied Sciences and Technology

480-461-7257

Classes Taught

Spring 2024

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
28464
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
01/17/2024 - 05/10/2024
We
4:25 PM - 7:00 PM

Class Ended

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.

Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@mesacc.edu

CON223 Strength of Materials 3 Credits

Strength and application of materials of construction, including mechanics of beams, shafts, and bolted and welded connections under various loading conditions. Construction behavior of various materials externally and internally.

Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28192
Dobson Campus
Hybrid
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024
-
-

Class Ended

Special Class Meeting Information
Location Start End Days Times
SC 241/23/2024 Tu 4:25 PM - 7:00 PM
SC 242/6/2024 Tu 4:25 PM - 7:00 PM
SC 242/20/2024 Tu 4:25 PM - 7:00 PM
SC 243/5/2024 Tu 4:25 PM - 7:00 PM
SC 243/19/2024 Tu 4:25 PM - 7:00 PM
SC 244/2/2024 Tu 4:25 PM - 7:00 PM
SC 244/16/2024 Tu 4:25 PM - 7:00 PM
SC 244/30/2024 Tu 4:25 PM - 7:00 PM

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 28192 Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@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
28657

Live Online

Live Online
Lecture
01/18/2024 - 05/10/2024
Th
7:10 PM - 9:50 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.

Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@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
28190

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024

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 28190 Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@mesacc.edu

28920

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
01/16/2024 - 05/10/2024

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 28920 Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@mesacc.edu

Spring Flex Start 2024

CON243 Heavy Construction Equipment, Methods, and Materials 3 Credits

Fundamentals of machine selection and production estimating, using computer-generated data to develop programs that speed the decision process or allow easy analysis of multiple options used in the heavy construction industry. Applications of engineering principles in analyzing economical approaches for heavy construction. Covers fleet operation, methods, maintenance, and programs for construction of dams, tunnels, roads, and excavations of buildings. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28194

Live Online

Live Online
Lecture
01/22/2024 - 05/10/2024
Mo
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 28194 Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@mesacc.edu

Fall 2024

CON100 Introduction to Construction 2 Credits

Introduces students to all aspects of the construction industry such as how projects are delivered, reviewing the procurement process and how they are estimated, scheduled, and contracted. Introduces students to the individual roles that constructors fill in the delivery of a construction project. Prerequisites: None.

Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
15102

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

3 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.

Class 15102 Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@mesacc.edu

15242

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

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: mehrzad.khorsandi@mesacc.edu

15459

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

19 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: mehrzad.khorsandi@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
15018

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

6 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.

Class 15018 Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@mesacc.edu

16324

Online Course

Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/19/2024 - 12/13/2024

Open

20 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.

Class 16324 Students may contact instructor at: mehrzad.khorsandi@mesacc.edu

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