Course Description

This course introduces you to the ‘Big Four’ process variables: pressure, temperature, level and flow. You'll learn about the importance of measuring these variables and the operating principles of the different types of measurement devices. You'll also explore the selection of instrumentation based on the advantages and disadvantages of various instruments.

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Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • describe the measurement of common process variables
  • describe pressure and temperature measurement
  • describe level and flow measurement.


This program was made possible by funding from the Government of Alberta.
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Section Title
Instrumentation - Measurement
Internet Paced - Online Asynchronous
Jun 03, 2024 to Jul 21, 2024
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $325.00
Drop Request Deadline
Jun 27, 2023 to Jun 15, 2024
Transfer Request Deadline
Jun 27, 2023 to Jun 15, 2024
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jun 16, 2024 to Jul 06, 2024
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
There are no prerequisites for this course. 
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