SCI 102: Applied Science

This course prepares members of the pipe trades to accurately apply principles of physics to their work. Five major areas are studied: water and steam; hydraulics and pneumatics; mechanics; metals, alloys, synthetics; and corrosion. Within each of these areas, apprentices will develop their understanding of the concepts underlying the various aspects of their trade so that they can perform to accepted standards. This course is open only to apprentices in the United Association.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Member of the United Association

Class offerings by semester

Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

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Description Hours
Credits  3
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 15
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 60
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