May 18, 2024  
CSU Maritime Academy 2023-2024 Catalog 
CSU Maritime Academy 2023-2024 Catalog

ET 442 - Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

Class Hours: 2, Units: 2
Prerequisite(s): ET 342 , ET 342L  
Co-requisite(s): ET 442L  
This is the final course in a two course series of applied thermodynamics with regards to refrigeration/air conditioning cycle. This course will focus on the HVAC requirements of facilities with application to ships as well as any facility. Designing of HVAC systems, including heat balance, duct design and fan selection will be used to examine the system requirements and to examine potential modification to the existing system. The course will prepare the student for the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) and United States Coast Guard (USCG) exams.