Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

EGT-146 Hydraulics (3)

Hydraulics is a basic course in the use of hydraulic pumps and systems. Special emphasis is given to pumping, controlling, measuring flows, and design and analysis. Special emphasis is placed on distinguishing between types of valves, pumps, hose and connection arrangements, and flow patterns. Students learn basic graphical symbols for making schematic drawings as well as the terminology for all hydraulics. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B