Air Conditioning (AIR CON)

Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 101  
Intro Air Conditioning I  

Fundamentals of heat and measurement; intensity, quantity and modes of flow; factors of comfort studied and explored in relation to design of a system in connection with function of that system. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 102  
Intro Air Conditioning II  

Refrigeration, its theory, systems, components, and control as applied to air conditioning; study of refrigeration equipment, including function, selection, proper installation, maintenance, and service. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 103  
Duct Design And Layout  

Conventional low velocity duct design; high velocity air distribution design and systems using sophisticated design techniques; layout techniques. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Grade of C or better in (AIR CON 101 and AIR CON 102) or Consent of Department Chairperson.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 104  
Equipment and Systems Controls  

Pneumatic, electric, and electronic controls and control systems; selection and design of control systems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 105  
Owner-Contractor Management  

Fundamentals of management techniques for air conditioning dealers, contractors, and entrepreneurs. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 106  
Sheet Metal I  

Fabrication and installation of ducts used in air conditioning, ventilation and heating systems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

2 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 107  
Welding I  

Techniques of welding and cutting different metals under a variety of conditions. Students will learn to weld, butt, edge, lap and fillet joints. Oxy-acetylene, oxy-propane and carbon arc methods are employed. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

2 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 120  
Introductory Laboratory  

Shop and laboratory safety, use of hand tools for air conditioning, refrigeration and heating, use of meters, instruments and gauges. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

1 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 2 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 121  
Advanced Laboratory  

Covers meters, instruments, and troubleshooting. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

1 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 2 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 150  
Intro To Refrigeration  

Servicing, installation, reinstallation, warranty, and troubleshooting of home and commercial refrigeration systems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 151  
Commercial Refrigeration  

Selection, maintenance, installation of commercial refrigeration. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Grade of C or better in Air Conditioning 150.  
3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 155  
Refrigeration Laboratory  

Gauges, meters, and troubleshooting. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

1 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 2 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 156  
Domestic Refrigeration Laboratory  

Domestic and hermetic servicing. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

1 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 2 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 157  
Analysis Laboratory  

Analysis of domestic and commercial hermetic systems, mechanical and electrical servicing. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

1 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 2 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 158  
Commercial Refrigeration Laboratory  

Installation of components and complete systems, service and maintenance of those components and systems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

1 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 2 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 160  
Intro to Principles of Heating  

Warm air systems, hot water systems, steam systems, gas fuel, oil fuel, and coal fuel at both residential and commercial levels; control systems and their installation, maintenance, service and sub-electrical systems and their service. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

3 Lecture Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 165  
Heating Laboratory  

General study of domestic and commercial systems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

1 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 2 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK  
Air Conditioning (AIR CON) 204  
Advanced Control Systems  

Theory, maintenance and repair of advanced electrical, mechanical and electronic controls and control systems. Design techniques of control systems explored. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.

Grade of C or better in Air Conditioning 104.  
2 Lecture Hours. 2 Lab Hours. 3 Credit Hours.  
Offered At: KK