UPHL 100 Academic Skill Development 1-8 credits. A review of the mathematical skills of fractions, decimals, percents, proportions, and science. Study of oral and written communications.
UPHL 130 Upholstery Fundamentals 8 credits. The student is introduced to the care and safe operation of tools and equipment of the trade. Students also have an opportunity to learn theory followed by practice in basic procedures in preparing upholstery covers.
UPHL 131 Basic Upholstery Methods 8 credits. The student has an opportunity to learn the construction so he/she can recommend the proper materials. The student has an opportunity for practice by covering cushions, occasional chairs and rockers.
UPHL 132 Modern Style Upholstery 8 credits. Students will study types of foundations and upholster plain style furniture.
UPHL 133 Recliners and Hide-a-Beds 8 credits. The student is introduced to work involving more complex furniture construction.
UPHL 134 Pillow-Backed Furniture 8 credits. The students are introduced to complex pillow-backed furniture and will upholster complete assigned projects.
UPHL 135 Piped and Tufted Furniture 7 credits. The student is instructed in methods of cover layout and upholstering of piped and tufted furniture.
UPHL 136 Furniture Design and Construction 8 credits. The student will design, construct and upholster a furniture project.
UPHL 137 Antique Furniture 8 credits. The student will receive instruction in advanced wood refinishing techniques.
UPHL 139 Business Principles 1 credit. The student is introduced to the basic principles required for successful business operation.
UPHL 199 Special Topics (variable) 1-8 credits. This course is designed to address the specific needs of individuals. It will enable the students to upgrade their technical skills through part-time enrollment in units of instruction that are currently available through the program's full-time preemployment curriculum. Permission of the instructor is required.