ES 78
Introduction to Energy Management Systems and Controls


Course Description

Describes the most commonly used controls and energy management systems in commercial and institutional applications. Topics will include complex automatic systems for major energy-consuming equipment, as well as simple controls, including time clocks, occupancy sensors, photocells, and programmable thermostats. Computer-based energy management systems, as well as control systems to reduce peak electrical demand will be discussed.

(One out-of-class field trip may be required for this course.)

Class Details

CRN Course Section Days Times Instructor Loc
34381 ES 78 50Z ······· TBA-TBA Richard Holman ONLINE

Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2023-02-20 to 2023-03-31.
Footnote:
E S -078.-50Z: This is an online 6 week class beginning on February 20, 2023, that does not have scheduled meetings. Students can log in anytime to do the required weekly course work. Students must have access to a computer, the internet and an individual email address. We recommend a laptop or desktop computer to successfully complete the course; a tablet or phone may not be adequate for all assignments and tests. Most De Anza classes will use the Canvas course management system. Information about Canvas and Online Education Orientation can be found in Canvas on the Student Resources page: https://deanza.instructure.com/courses/3382. The Student Online Resources hub with extensive information and tips can be found at deanza.edu/online-ed/students/remotelearning


Course Details

Units
1 Units
Hours
  • Weekly Lecture Hours: 1
  • Weekly Lab Hours: 0
Gen Ed
Non-GE Class
Program Status
Program Applicable
Credit
Credit - Degree Applicable
Grading Method
Letter Grading

Requisites

Advisory
EWRT D211. and READ D211., or ESL D272. and D273.
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