DEGREE PATHWAY ENERGY CONTROL TECHNOLOGY Associate of Applied Science (60 credit hours) PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: The Associate of Applied Science in Energy Control Technology prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, install, service and maintain the operating conditions of heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems. The program includes instruction in diagnostic techniques, the use of testing equipment and the principles of mechanics, electricity and electronics as they relate to heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration systems. Emphasis is placed on the repair and installation of residential and commercial heating and cooling systems.
Graduates may find employment in the field of residential, commercial, and industrial heating and air conditioning, industrial maintenance, residential and commercial wiring.
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: Course ID ECT 1123 ECT 1133 ECT 1144 MATH 1013
FIRST SEMESTER Course Name Basic Circuits Basic Circuits Lab Introduction to Air Conditioning Mathematical Applications
Total THIRD SEMESTER (Summer I) Course ID Course Name ECT 1323
Preventative Maintenance Technician
Total FIFTH SEMESTER (Summer I) Course ID Course Name ECT 2234
Building Performance Analysis Social Science Elective
Credit Hours 3 3 4 3
SECOND SEMESTER Course Name
ECT 1243 ECT 1213 ECT 1223 ECT 1314 ECT 1253 ENG 1203
HVACR Code Class Split Systems Split Systems Lab Heat Pump Systems Construction Trades Piping Technical Communication
13 Credit Hours 3
Credit Hours 3 3 3 4 3 3
Total Course ID ECT 2253 ECT 2116 ECT 2243 ENG 1003
FOURTH SEMESTER Course Name Home Performance Principles Refrigeration Systems Advanced HVAC System Diagnostics Composition I Technical Computer Elective
19 Credit Hours 3 6 3 3 3
Credit Total 18 Hours 4 TRANSFER PATHS AND REQUIREMENTS Students who have completed an Associate in Applied 3
Science in Energy Control Technology are employable in the field of residential, commercial, and industrial heating and air conditioning, industrial maintenance, residential and commercial wiring.
Possible prerequisites: ENG 0053 and/or ENG 0051