Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
HVC 1210. Basic Heating. 3 hrs.
This course is a beginning course using gas heating to illustrate basic concepts. Prerequisite: ELE 1200 or concurrently enrolled.
HVC 1220. Basic Refrigeration. 3 hrs.
This course will introduce the basic concepts of refrigeration and air conditioning. Instruction will include laboratory activities of basic mechanical and physical refrigeration work. Prerequisite: ELE 1200 or concurrently enrolled.
HVC 1230. Sheet Metal Fabrication. 3 hrs.
Students will gain knowledge and obtain practical hands-on skills in using sheet metal equipment to make a variety of ducts, fittings, and grills for the fabrication of air and gas handling duct work.
HVC 1240. Design, Installation & Servicing. 3 hrs.
This course is designed to provide the necessary skills and knowledge associated with the design of different air conditioning and heating systems, pipe lay-out and components along with the service aspects and installation. Lecture, 2 hours; lab, 2 hours. Prerequisite - Take HVC 1210 or HVC 1220 with a grade of C or better.