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Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Course Sequences

Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration Degree (A35100)

FALL SEMESTER (First Year)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
ACA 115 Success & Study Skills 0 2 0 1
AHR 110 Intro to Refrigeration 2 6 0 5
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 2 2 0 3
AHR 112 Heating Technology 2 4 0 4
AHR 211 Residential System Design 2 2 0 3
ENG 110 Freshman Composition
OR
ENG 111 * Writing and Inquiry
3 0 0 3
Total Hours for Semester 11 16 0 19
SPRING SEMESTER (First Year)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 2 4 0 4
AHR 114 Heat Pump Technology 2 4 0 4
AHR 115 Refrigeration Systems 1 3 0 2
AHR 130 HVAC Controls 2 2 0 3
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1 0 0 1
Mathematics Elective ( MAT 110 , MAT 143 *, MAT 152 *) 3-4
Total Hours for Semester 8 13 0 17 - 18
Summer Semester (First Year)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 133 HVAC Servicing 2 6 0 4
FALL SEMESTER (Second Year)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 240 Hydronic Heating 1 3 0 2
ENG 112 * Writing/Research in the Disc
OR
ENG 116 Technical Report Writing
3 0 0 3
REF 117 Refrigeration Controls 2 6 0 4
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective ( ART 111 *, HUM 115 **, MUS 110 *) 3 0 0 3
Major Elective 2
Total Hours for Semester 9 9 0 14
SPRING SEMESTER (Second Year)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 212 Advanced Comfort Services 2 6 0 4
AHR 213 HVACR Building Codes 1 2 0 2
REF 260 Commercial Systems II 2 6 0 4
SOC 210 * Introduction to Sociology 3 0 0 3
Total Hours for Semester 8 14 0 13
Major Electives: (Select a minimum of 2 credits)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 120 HVACR Maintenance 2
AHR 135 Transport Refrigeration 2 6 0 4
BUS 110 *** Intro to Business 3 0 0 3
CAR 140 Basic Carpentry 4
ELC 125 Diagrams and Schematics 1 2 0 2
ISC 112 Industrial Safety 2 0 0 2
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 10 1
WBL 112 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 20 2
WBL 121 Work-Based Learning II 0 0 10 1
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE: 67-68
Curriculum Program of Study Sequence Key
* Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) Courses
** General Education Courses
*** Premajor/Elective Courses

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Air Conditioning Heating and Refrigeration Diploma (D35100)

Fall Semester (First Year)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 110 Intro to Refrigeration 2 6 0 5
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 2 2 0 3
AHR 112 Heating Technology 2 4 0 4
AHR 211 Residential System Design 2 2 0 3
ENG 110 Freshman Composition 3 0 0 3
Total Hours for Semester 11 14 0 18
SPRING SEMESTER (First Year)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 113 Comfort Cooling 2 4 0 4
AHR 114 Heat Pump Technology 2 4 0 4
AHR 115 Refrigeration Systems 1 3 0 2
AHR 130 HVAC Controls 2 2 0 3
MAT 110 Math Measurement & Literacy 2 2 0 3
Major Elective 1
Total Hours for Semester 9 15 0 17
Summer Semester (First Year)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 133 HVAC Servicing 2 6 0 4
Major Electives: (Select a minimum of 3 credits)
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 135 Transport Refrigeration 2 6 0 4
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1 0 0 1
ELC 125 Diagrams and Schematics 1 2 0 2
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 10 1
WBL 112 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 20 2
WBL 121 Work-Based Learning II 0 0 10 1
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE: 39

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Basic Heating & Air Certificate (35100C)

COURSE AND HOUR REQUIREMENTS
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 110 Intro to Refrigeration 2 6 0 5
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 2 2 0 3
AHR 112 Heating Technology 2 4 0 4
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE: 12
[Note: This program is also offered as a Career and College Promise (CCP)Pathway for eligible high school students. For more information, please review the most current CCP Pathway Guide on the Vance-Granville Website at www.vgcc.edu ]

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Transportation Refrigeration Certificate (C35100TR)

COURSE AND HOUR REQUIREMENTS
CourseClassLabWork/ClinicCredits
AHR 110 Intro to Refrigeration 2 6 0 5
AHR 111 HVACR Electricity 2 2 0 3
AHR 135 Transport Refrigeration 2 6 0 4
AHR 160 Refrigerant Certification 1 0 0 1
TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE: 12

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