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Course Description

This course describes two types of prime movers, internal combustion engines and gas turbines. Learn about the components, construction and operation of each type of driver. Start-up procedures and operational problems are described, along with maintenance requirements. Learn about the operating principle of a simple gas turbine and the advantages and disadvantages inherent in their use.

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Learner Outcomes

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

  • Discuss methods of classifying internal combustion engines and the diesel engine
  • Describe engines and turbines
  • Describe the components and operation of internal combustion engines
  • Describe the components and operation of gas turbines
  • Describe the operating principle of a simple gas turbine, its uses in industry and the advantages and disadvantages inherent in their use
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Section Title
Equipment - Engines and Turbines
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Nov 07, 2022 to Dec 18, 2022
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $270.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Mar 25, 2022 to Nov 17, 2022
Transfer Request Deadline
Mar 25, 2022 to Nov 17, 2022
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Nov 18, 2022 to Dec 05, 2022
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Section Title
Equipment - Engines and Turbines
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Feb 06, 2023 to Mar 19, 2023
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $270.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Mar 25, 2022 to Feb 16, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Mar 25, 2022 to Feb 16, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Feb 17, 2023 to Mar 06, 2023
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Section Title
Equipment - Engines and Turbines
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
May 01, 2023 to Jun 11, 2023
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $270.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Mar 25, 2022 to May 11, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Mar 25, 2022 to May 11, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
May 12, 2023 to May 29, 2023
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Section Title
Equipment - Engines and Turbines
Type
Online Asynchronous
Dates
Aug 07, 2023 to Sep 17, 2023
Contact Hours
18.0
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Tuition Fee non-credit $270.00
Service charge(s)
  • Tech Fee ($10)  
Drop Request Deadline
Mar 25, 2022 to Aug 17, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Mar 25, 2022 to Aug 17, 2023
Withdrawal Request Deadline
Aug 18, 2023 to Sep 04, 2023
Required Software
Internet Access
Reading List / Textbook

Course Materials:

All required course materials are included in tuition fees.

Section Notes
Prerequisites: 
There are no prerequisites for this course.
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