Jan 16, 2022  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
2021-2022 Academic Catalog

INHR 40021 - Air Distribution Systems

0.63 CR
In this module, the HVAC-R student will learn about air distribution systems and their components, airflow measurement, ductwork installation principles, and the use of instruments for measuring temperature, humidity, pressure, and velocity.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Explain the importance of indoor air quality and how we control it.
  2. Describe how air handling equipment humidifies, dehumidifies, heats or cools, filters, pressurizes, and replaces indoor building air.
  3. Describe air distribution equipment including ductwork and filtration devices.
  4. Identify differences between fan curves, ductwork, diffusers, registers, grilles, dampers, and vapor barriers.
  5. Differentiate and interpret the quality requirements of different buildings such as residential, commercial, and industrial.
  6. Explain and demonstrate the techniques and tools used to manipulate equipment related to indoor air quality, air balance, air pressure, air distribution, air conditioning, and air velocity.