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Sustainable Technologies in HVACR (APSTH)

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Description

The Sustainable Technologies in HVACR program is designed for journeyman level HVACR technicians who are ready to complete their associate's degree. This program covers advanced electrical and Direct Digital Controls and covers current and emerging green technologies. The program also focuses on the customer experience, including managing customer relationships and written communications. This program prepares students to take the Green Energy Awareness certification test sponsored by the Green Mechanical Council.

Complete an apprenticeship program concentration in HVAC. Upon completion of this, students should apply for non-traditional credit evaluation of their apprenticeship experiences to meet the apprentice program concentration requirement (26 credits).

HVAC Specialty (HVTC)
UAE 140 Introduction to HVACR Service Technician Practices
UAE 142 Soldering and Brazing
UAE 144 Refrigeration
UAE 146 Air Conditioning
UAE 148 Electrical Controls
UAE 150 DC Electronics
UAE 152 Advanced Electrical Controls and Pneumatic Controls
UAE 154 Advanced Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
UAE 156 Air and Water Balancing and Motor Alignment
UAE 158 Advanced HVACR Practices

Articulation

Eastern Michigan University, BS degree.

Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor, or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: www.wccnet. edu/departments/curriculum/articulation.php?levelone=colleges.

Continuing Eligibility

Students must maintain a minimum grade of "C."

Contact Information

Division
Adv Tech/Public Serv Careers
Department
United Association Dept
Advisors
Michael Griffith, Scott Klapper

Requirements

First Semester
Class Title Credits
BMG 205 Creating the Customer Experience 3
MTH 169 Intermediate Algebra 4
UAE 210 Advanced Electronics and DDC Systems 3
UAE 220 Environmental Technology in HVACR 3
Total 13
Second Semester
Class Title Credits
ENG 100 Introduction to Technical and Workplace Writing 4
Elective(s) Computer and Information Literacy 3
Elective(s) Social and Behavioral Science 3
Elective(s) Speech 3
Total 13
Third Semester
Class Title Credits
Elective(s) Arts and Humanities 3
Total 3
Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Credits
UA Apprenticeship Credits * 32
Total 32
Total Credits Required
61

Footnotes

*SCI 102 is included in the apprenticeship credits and fulfills the natural science requirement.

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