AREN 310: HVAC Fundamentals

AREN 310
HVAC Fundamentals Crosslisted as AE 3100
Prereqs: MENG 2000 (Thermodynamics) or equivalent; this course is co-requisite with MENG 4200 (Heat Transfer).
Topics will include an introduction to the types of air conditioning systems; the properties of moist air, psychometric processes in HVAC equipment; indoor air quality; thermal comfort; heat transmission in buildings; solar radiation; and the calculation of building infiltration rates, space heating loads and space cooling loads.
This course is a prerequisite for: AREN 809, AREN 811, AREN 814
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom