MEC 105: Pneumatics and Hydraulics in Fluid Power

In this course, students are introduced to the fundamental principles of fluid power used in both pneumatics and hydraulics. By applying Pascal's Law, students will understand prime mover requirements, the principles and operation of fluid power fixed displacement pumps and compressors, pressure and flow control valves and actuators. Failure modes and troubleshooting concepts are also covered.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 3

Class offerings by semester

  Winter Summer Fall

Even Years
(2022, 2024, 2026)

offered in the daytime   offered at nighttime

Odd Years
(2023, 2025, 2027)

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
Revised: 3/30/23

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Description Hours
Credits 4
Lecture Hours 45
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 45
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 90

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