Dec 10, 2023  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog
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HVC 240 - HVAC Systems II

Credit(s): 3

Prerequisite(s): HVC 140 .
This course is a continuation of HVC 140 . Topics covered include duct sizing with activities based on previous work in HVC 140 . Additional activities will include a residential cooling load calculation and selection of cooling equipment. The course will conclude with an overview of accessories utilized in a residential HVAC system. (Fall Semester)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to
  • Plot on a psychrometric chart the sensible cooling, humidifying, dehumidifying, cooling cycle, and cooling reheat processes.
  • Calculate “U” values for building material.
  • Calculate lighting load, equipment load, heat load, and moisture load.
  • Determine air velocity within a duct.
  • Determine air velocity at grills and diffusers.

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