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HCR 445 - HVAC System Design


Last Date of Approval: Spring 2021

2 Credits
Total Lecture Hours: 15
Course Description:
This course is designed to cover the concepts of modern residential heating and cooling system design. Topics will include load estimating, basic psychometrics, equipment sizing and selection, as well as duct design.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: None

Mode(s) of Instruction: face-to-face

Credit for Prior Learning: There are no Credit for Prior Learning opportunities for this course.

Course Fees: none

Common Course Assessment(s): none

Student Learning Outcomes and Objectives:
Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate the use of manual “J” 
  • Demonstrate the use of manual “D”
  • Calculate heat loss and heat gain for multiple homes

Course Objectives:

  • Understand how to use a manual “J”
  • Understand how to use a manual “D” 
  • Understand how to size equipment and duct systems



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