2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Oct 28, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AC 230B - Building Automation Fundamentals


Credits: 5
Description
Basics of how building systems, such as HVAC, lighting, and security systems, can communicate information through a network of intelligent control devices. Emphasis is placed on how they work together in common automation scenarios. Topics include the operation, signal types, and functions of the sensors, actuators, and other control equipment used in automated systems in commercial buildings.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Select, set up and test Direct Digital Controls (DDC) hardware and software.
  2. Apply various troubleshooting techniques to building automation control systems.

Prerequisite: AC 201B  
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade



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