Advanced instrumentation course applying the principal aspects of instrument and control measurement, tuning and calibration for commercial and industrial building and facilities equipment and systems, for heating plant, power production and generation plant and co-generation plant systems and equipment. Emphasizes situations using computer simulations, industrial controls, and standard instrument practices. Requires students to complete activities associated with practical field instrumentation experience such as actual lab activities, virtual lab exercises, or similar types of field activities to pass the course. Laboratory activities.
Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
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: 1. field experience. 2. licenses held. 3. completing course exams and/or. 4. performance sequences and/or. 5. competing a portfolio. 6. articulation agreement or assessment of private trade school or other extensive college level industry training and learning by a departmental faculty member.