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Air Pollution Control Systems

Course Number: 10506164
Credits: 2.00

Course Description

10-506-164 AIR POLLUTION CONTROL SYSTEMS ... air quality problems, federal and state regulatory mechanisms, and the types of emission control technology currently available. Monitoring emissions and ambient air quality are addressed. (Prerequisite: 10-801-136, English Composition 1 with a "C" or better)

Course Typically Offered

  • Spring

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Course Competencies

  1. Classify the sources & effects of air pollution
  2. Describe the hierarchy of local, state and federal agencies involved in the regulation of air quality and the laws governing each.
  3. Prepare Air Quality Permits
  4. Demonstrate air pollution sampling and monitoring techniques
  5. Analyze air sampling and monitoring data
  6. Investigate Indoor Air Quality
  7. Explain the Atmospheric dispersion of pollutants
  8. Quantify Emissions
  9. Explain Air Emission Control Processes
  10. Analyze specific air pollution problems
  11. Practice Proper Workplace Safety
  12. Explore Odor and Noise Pollution Problems
  13. Design Proper Ventilation Systems