FLP 101: Fluid Power Fundamentals - I

In this class, students are introduced to the fundamental principles of fluid power in both hydraulics and pneumatics. Subject matter includes application of Pascal's Law, prime mover requirements, principle of operation of fluid power fixed displacement pumps and compressors, control valves and actuators. Component failure modes and troubleshooting concepts are also covered. FLP 101 is generally offered in the first 7 1/2 week session.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6

2021-22 Class offerings by semester

Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Summer 2022
offered in the daytime   offered at nighttime  

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.

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Description Hours
Credits 2
Lecture Hours 30
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 15
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 45

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