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
Online Asynchronous
Jun 05, 2023 to Jul 23, 2023
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $315.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Mar 29, 2022 to Jun 17, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Mar 29, 2022 to Jun 17, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Jun 18, 2023 to Jul 08, 2023
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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