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Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology

HEATING, AIR CONDITIONING, AND REFRIGERATION TECHNOLOGY

Associate of Applied Science Degree

The Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Technology program enables the student to become proficient in the installation, repair and maintenance of commercial and domestic heating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems through the study of the theory and application of air conditioning principles. Study includes principles of heat transfer, pressure and temperature laws, soldering, electrical circuits, trouble shooting and maintenance procedures, and use of test equipment. The labs include extensive hands-on experience.

  Semester I Credit Hours
    HART 1401 Basic Electricity for HVAC 4
    HART 1403 Air Conditioning Control Principles 4
    HART 1407 Refrigeration Principles 4
  MATH 1314 College Algebra2 3
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  18
  Semester II
  HART 1441 Residential Air Conditioning 4
  HART 1445 Gas and Electric Heating 4
  HART 2431 Advanced Electricity for HVAC 4
  ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
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  15
  Semester III
  HART 2442 Commercial Refrigeration 4
  HART 2449 Heat Pumps 4
  HART 2441 Commercial Air Conditioning 4
    SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication 3
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  18-20
  Semester IV
  HART 2443 Industrial Air Conditioning 4
  HART 2445 Residential Air Conditioning Systems Design 4
  HART 1491 Special Topics in Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration 4
  +#  HART 2288 Internship - Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician 2
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  14
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  TOTALS 65-67

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1Select from the appropriate section of the General Education Course List.
  2MATH 1332 or MATH 1333 may be substituted for MATH 1314.