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Term: 4th term
Credits: 4 credits
Contact: Ana Rule
Academic Year: 2014 - 2015
Course Instructors:

Presents principles of air flow as applied to design and evaluation of industrial ventilation systems. Laboratory sessions illustrate fundamental aspects of system components.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Discuss the occupational/environmental health approach to risk management
Define the characteristics of local exhaust and general dilute ventilation
Analyze the performance of ventilation systems
Select an appropriate exhaust hood, balance flow in ducts, determine exhaust fan requirements, and choose the appropriate air cleaning technology to use for standard industrial operations
Design a balanced local exhaust ventilation system integrating all components

Methods of Assessment: Graded homework and exams
Location: East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Friday 1:30 - 5:20
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: No consent required

College chemistry and physics w/labs, math through differential and integral calculus

Auditors Allowed: Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail