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Term: 1st term
Credits: 4 credits
Contact: Ana Rule
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:

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 a 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: Internet
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Instructor Consent: Consent required for some students

consent required for students not in the MSPH in OEH PTIB or EOH certificate program in EHS

For consent, contact:

Introduction to Online Learning is required prior to participating in any of the School's Internet-based courses. plus 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