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Sustainability and Energy Management Technology EGMT.S.ATS

Associate of Technical Studies - 60 - 64 Credit Hours

Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
Department: Energy Management Technology
Effective as of Fall 2022

What is the program about?

This program provides students with the skills and knowledge to work in the emerging fields of sustainability and energy management, with an emphasis on performance of energy audits and improving building energy efficiency. Upon completing this program, students will have the ability to perform energy audits, assess energy efficiency and control strategies for energy-consuming equipment, and prepare sustainability and energy management plans for various built environment applications. Note: This program requires an approved ATS application. Please contact plaprograms@sinclair.edu to complete the process. When applying for admission to Sinclair, select the Associate of Arts (LA.S.AA) degree. Upon your ATS application being approved, you will be moved into this program of study.

Program Outcomes

  • Apply fundamental principles to evaluation of built environment sustainability energy systems.
  • With knowledge of building envelope, building mechanical & building electrical systems, perform an energy audit & prepare a complete report with recommendations for savings opportunities.
  • Applying a global perspective on climate change and energy issues, develop sustainability or energy management plans.
  • Assess a site for the use of renewable energy technologies & prepare a proposal for installation, taking into account applicable codes & standards, utility rate structures, economics & safety.

Career Opportunities

Students can find employment assessing various aspects of building performance, and planning for sustainable design and operation of facilities.

Curriculum

Course Title Credits
CAT 1111 Mechanical Systems Blueprint Reading 1
CAT 1161 Introduction to the Built Environment 3
COM 2211 Effective Public Speaking 3
EGV 1301 Architectural Energy Analysis 2
EGV 2351 LEED Green Associate Exam Preparation 2
EGV 2700 Energy Management Technology Internship 2 - 4
EGV 2780 Energy Management Technology Capstone 4
ENG 1101 English Composition I 3
HVA 1201 Basic HVAC Systems with Cooling 3
HVA 1221 Heating Systems 3
HVA 1261 HVAC Loads & Distribution for Small Buildings 4
HVA 1352 Psychrometrics, Health & Comfort in HVAC 2
MAT 1470 (College Algebra) AND MAT 1570 (Trigonometry) OR MAT 1580 (Precalculus)MAT 1200 (Technical Mathematics) 5 - 6
PHY 1106 (Physics for Technology)PHY 1107 (Lab for Physics for Technology)PHY 1141 (College Physics I) 3 - 4
Ohio Transfer 36: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 3
Ohio Transfer 36: Arts & Humanities Elective 3
ATS Concentration 14
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.