ENT-141: Power Engineering I Energy Conversion Fundamentals (2020-2021)

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Power Engin I Energy Conv Fund
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
2 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

A course in applied power and facilities plants fundamentals designed to provide introductory practical science studies for students entering the power, facilities, HVAC, and process operation and maintenance fields. Covers basic thermodynamics, operation and maintenance fundamentals, energy conversion, and conservation. Coursework and laboratory activities meet or exceed requirements of National Skill Standards for heat, power, process, HVAC, and facilities technicians and engineers. Mandatory plant visits. Laboratory activities.

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Details

This course is identified as a departmental course for which a learner can receive college credit for prior college-level learning and/or skills acquired outside the traditional classroom. Terms of the HFCC Credit for Prior College-Level Learning Policy may be met by review of the appropriate documentation, skill, certifications, and/or knowledge acquired by the learner and submitted for evaluation by the appropriate departmental faculty. As required, one or more of the following may be considered in the evaluation process:

A. field experience
B. licenses held
C. completing course exams and/or
D. performance sequences and/or
E. competing a portfolio.
F. assessment of private trade school or other extensive college level industry training and learning by a departmental faculty member

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2020 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.