Adding Electrical Symbols to a Floor Plan


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This lesson will demonstrate to Architectural 1 student what is
required when developing a modern electrical plan for a single
family residence. The student will be required to draw all 
the symbols on Handout #16 and also make a legend  including a
short description each symbol.  This lesson will be given to
students that have already completed the basic floor plan.


Students will be given Handouts 15 and 16 and a Electrical Plan
Assignment sheet.  From the given information the student will
be able to determine the location of electrical outlets, switches
and systems.  The design of the ceiling fixtures in
relationship to the switches is part of the lesson plan. 
Location of required smoke detectors and the electrical panel is


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