Air Conditioning and Refrigeration: Energy Audit Track, AAS

AIRC.AAS.C36

Air-Conditioning class

Program Overview

The Air Conditioning and Refrigeration curriculum prepares technicians to design, layout, install, repair and maintain commercial and domestic refrigeration units, air conditioning and heating systems, and related environmental units. Students enrolling in AIRC courses will be required to furnish a set of tools for their own use. Air Conditioning and Refrigeration graduates are generally prepared to enter air conditioning programs at selected colleges and universities with junior status.

Program Requirements

Major Courses

AIRC 1014Fundamentals of Air Conditioning

4 Credits

AIRC 1214Heating Plants

4 Credits

AIRC 1222Heat Pumps

2 Credits

AIRC 1313Air Handling

3 Credits

AIRC 2222Geothermal Systems

2 Credits

ELTR 1004Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

ELTR 1503Survey of Renewable Energy

3 Credits

ELTR 2074DC & AC Rotating Machines

4 Credits

ENGY 1013Intro to Energy Auditing

3 Credits

ENGY 1102Customer Relations

2 Credits

ENGY 1203Mechanical & Envelope Evaluation

3 Credits

ENGY 2103Indoor Air Analysis

3 Credits

ENGY 2203Building & Energy Analysis

3 Credits

Choose two

AIRC 1023Controls and Circuitry for HVAC

3 Credits

CNST 1423Construction Materials and Methods

3 Credits

COGT 2114AutoCAD I

4 Credits

ELTR 2414Industrial Motor Control

4 Credits

Total Credit Hours:48-50

General education

COMM 1603Business Communication

3 Credits

ELTR 1503Survey of Renewable Energy

3 Credits

ENGL 1613English I

3 Credits

MATH 1103Technical Mathematics

3 Credits

PSCI 1114Applied Technical Science

4 Credits

Total Credit Hours:16

Higher level English and/or mathematics course(s) may be substituted.

Total Credit Hours: 64

Suggested Course Sequence

Fall semester

AIRC 1014Fundamentals of Air Conditioning

4 Credits

ELTR 1004Fundamentals of Electricity

4 Credits

ELTR 1402Industrial Safety

2 Credits

ENGL 1613English I

3 Credits

ENGY 1013Intro to Energy Auditing

3 Credits

Spring semester

AIRC 1214Heating Plants

4 Credits

AIRC 1313Air Handling

3 Credits

ELTR 2074DC & AC Rotating Machines

4 Credits

Technical Elective

3-4 Credits

Fall semester

AIRC 1222Heat Pumps

2 Credits

ELTR 1503Survey of Renewable Energy

3 Credits

ENGY 1203Mechanical & Envelope Evaluation

3 Credits

ENGY 1102Customer Relations

2 Credits

PSCI 1514Introduction to Physical Science

4 Credits

Spring Semester

AIRC 2222Geothermal Systems

2 Credits

COMM 1603Business Communication

3 Credits

ENGY 2203Building & Energy Analysis

3 Credits

ENGY 2103Indoor Air Analysis

3 Credits

Technical Elective

3-4 Credits

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