HYD – Hydraulics and Pneumatics

All courses are alphabetized by course code. All courses are to be pursued in a normal sequence with prerequisite courses taken as indicated. Provided for each course is the following information: course number and title; number of class, laboratory, clinical/shop/work experience (if any), and credit hours; and the semester in which the course is offered - FA (Fall), SP (Spring), and SU (Summer).

HYD-110 Hydraulics/Pneumatics I (2 3 0 3)

This course introduces the basic components and functions of hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Topics include standard symbols, pumps, control valves, control assemblies, actuators, FRL, maintenance procedures, and switching and control devices. Upon completion, students should be able to understand the operation of a fluid power system, including design, application, and troubleshooting. (SP).
·Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify and demonstrate safe practices and procedures with tools, materials and industry accepted test equipment covered in the course.
2. Demonstrate appropriate use of test equipment, evaluate circuit performance and apply appropriate troubleshooting techniques to fluid power systems.
3. Identify components of fluid power systems using symbols and schematics.
4. Assemble a fluid power system.
5. Calculate and demonstrate the basic physics of fluid mechanics.
National ID (CIP) 15.1103 Hydraulics and Fluid Power Technology/Technician.