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Heating Ventilation & AC (HVC)

HVC 1013 - Schematics

This course is designed for the student to learn to read, draw, and interpret wiring diagrams and place the circuitry in operative arrangements with electrical and electronic symbols. Also included is the study of the distribution mediums such as duct design and sizing. Fall
Units: 3
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

HVC 1014 - Basic Electricity

This course is designed to acquaint the student with the theory and practice of using electricity as it applies to HVC technology. Fall/Spring
Units: 4
Offered:
Area: Technical

HVC 1023 - Air Properties

This course is designed for the study of air properties and the instrumentation to meet the environmental needs of structures, residential and commercial, and the factors involved in the calculation of heating and cooling loads. Fall
Units: 3
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

HVC 1033 - Introduction To Air Conditioning

This course is designed to teach the principles of the basic refrigeration cycle, including temperature-pressure relationships, evaporation, condensation, heat transfer, and refrigerants. Also included is the identification and use of hand tools, principles of measurement, and safety principles and practices. Fall
Units: 3
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

HVC 1043 - Heating Technology

This course is designed to cover the construction, design, operation, and servicing of fossil fuel heating equipment, and heat pumps, both air to air and geothermal. Also included is the thermodynamics of heat flow, humidification, dehumidification, and filtering. Co-requisite: Basic Electricity, Air Properties, and Schematics. Fall
Units: 3
Offered: Fall Semesters
Area: Technical

HVC 1054 - Residential Systems

This course is a comprehensive study of the major components and control devices and their applications. Testing procedures, parts removal, and installation are covered in depth. Prerequisites: HVC 1014 Basic Electricity, HVC 1023 Air Properties, HVC 1033 Intro. to Air Conditioning and HVC 1013 Schematics. Spring
Units: 4
Offered: Spring Semesters
Area: Technical

HVC 1064 - Refrigeration Systems

This course is a comprehensive study of mechanical refrigeration systems emphasizing proper service techniques through analysis of the problem. Testing procedures, parts removal, and installation are covered in depth. Prerequisites: HVC 1014 Basic Electricity, HVC 1023 Air Properties, and HVC 1013 Schematics. Spring
Units: 4
Offered: Spring Semesters
Area: Technical

HVC 1074 - Air Conditioning Systems

This course is a comprehensive study of mechanical refrigeration systems emphasizing proper service techniques through analysis of the problem. Testing procedures, parts removal, and installation are covered in depth. Prerequisite: HVC 1014 Basic Electricity, HVC 1033 Intro. to Air Conditioning, HVC 1023 Air Properties, and HVC 1013 Schematics. Spring
Units: 4
Offered:
Area: Technical

HVC 1083 - Tubing, Pipe, And Welding

This course is designed to cover the process of identifying tubing and piping with practical applications in sizing and fitting to different configurations using mechanical fittings, soft soldering, silver brazing, aluminum brazing, and equipment usage. Practical application is provided in the lab. Spring
Units: 3
Offered: Spring Semesters
Area: Technical