Describe the concepts of special plumbing systems and plumbing components and equipment related to fire protection systems and green plumbing
Recognize the importance of information needed to relate special systems to the overall concept of plumbing design
Focus on the science behind the concepts of plumbing and special systems and stress the importance of critical thinking skills
Comprehend how plumbing and related systems are done
About this course:
This course covers the concepts of special plumbing systems and plumbing components and equipment with discussion on fire protection systems and green plumbing. Students are also exposed to information needed to relate "special systems" to the overall concept of plumbing design. This course emphasizes the science behind the concepts of plumbing and special systems and stresses the importance of critical thinking skills. The course is not intended to teach you how to "do" plumbing but rather how plumbing and related systems are "done."
A good grasp of fundamental mathematics and completion of MECH&AE X 400.8 Plumbing Systems Design I and MECH&AE X 400.9 Plumbing Systems Design II with a grade of "C" or better.
This online course will offer weekly live lectures via zoom and the instructor will make recordings of these sessions available on a weekly basis. While not mandatory, it is highly recommended to participate in these live sessions of about one hour duration. Students will be notified of the day and time through the course syllabus.
Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Visitors not permitted.