Courses Catalogue

Air Conditioning And Refrigeration Ii

COURSE CODE: MEC4212
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Mechanical Engineering, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Elective
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description


This course builds on Applied Thermodynamics Course. It gives a much more detailed study on air conditioning and refrigeration and expands on what was introduced in the earlier course.

COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE:

To on completion of this course, the students are expected to gain advance knowledge about refrigeration and air conditioning system, analysis and design calculations.

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

At the end of this course, the student should be able to:

  •   To introduce the principles and concepts of heating and cooling To introduce the principles and concepts of heating and cooling.
  •    To introduce the concept of refrigeration and air conditioning.

Learning Outcomes:

A student on completing this course is expected to:

  •  Perform heating and cooling load calculations
  •     Describe a refrigeration and air conditioning system
  •   Analyze a vapor compression and absorption system