2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jun 22, 2024  
2020-2021 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AC 111B - Heat Pumps

Credits: 5
This course covers heat pumps and their operation. It will teach various defrost methods including time temperature, demand, air switch and other defrost controls. Charging methods which include superheat, weigh-in and dial-a-charge. The course will also include compressor change out methods and advance wiring. C.O.P., E.E.R., SEER rating and design points of heat pumps.

Student Learning Outcomes
  1. Identify heat pump components.
  2. Describe operating characteristics and efficiency in both heating and cooling modes.
  3. Compare the designs of de-icing methods.
  4. Wire and demonstrate operating sequence of heat pumps using schematics.
  5. Troubleshoot and repair heat pumps.

Prerequisite: AC 110B  
Corequisite: None
Graded: Letter Grade

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