COURSE INFORMATON
Course Title Code Semester L+P Hour Credits ECTS
Vehicle Air Conditioning * IST   228 4 1 1 3

Prerequisites and co-requisites
Recommended Optional Programme Components None

Language of Instruction Turkish
Course Level Short Cycle Programmes (Associate's Degree)
Course Type
Course Coordinator Lec. Erdoğan ŞİMŞEK
Instructors
TeknisyenİSMAİL GENCER1. Öğretim Grup:A
TeknisyenİSMAİL GENCER1. Öğretim Grup:B
 
Assistants
Goals
To explain general operating principles of automotive air conditioning (A/C) systems and apply required service procedures.
Content
Automotive A/C systems, refrigeration cycle components, control circuit components, air distribution system, service applications and troubleshooting.

Learning Outcomes
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Course's Contribution To Program
NoProgram Learning OutcomesContribution
12345
1
Explain the basic concepts in air conditioning and refrigeration field.
X
2
Clarify the relationship between the basic concepts of air conditioning and refrigeration field.
X
3
Know the working principles of air-conditioning and cooling systems components.
X
4
Describe the different methods and techniques using relevant disciplines in air conditioning and refrigeration systems in problem solving.
5
Explain the application areas of air-conditioning and refrigeration in daily life.
6
Offer a solution encountered in air conditioning systems in case of failure.
X
7
Employe the convenient ways and techniques in order to develop creative thinking and problem solving skills in air conditioning and refrigeration profession and the practice of the profession.
X
8
Use appropriate tools and equipment in accordance with the requirements of air conditioning and refrigeration the profession taking additional technical education.
9
Draw the projects of air-conditioning and refrigeration systems using scientific ways.
10
Make presentations and comments the data obtained to progress the air-conditioning and refrigeration systems using the laboratory effectively.
11
Apply new methods and techniques in air conditioning cooling power and control circuits
12
Take responsibility as individuals and team members in solving problems regarding air-conditioning and refrigeration fields .
13
Professional, technological and academic developments continuously monitors and have the life-long learning.
14
Knowledge and skills in the field have identified the problems and share solutions with experts and non-experts through oral and written communication proposals.
15
It uses information and communication technologies effectively.
16
It uses the English in the following of progressing of air conditioning and refrigeration fields and uses in the capability of professional communication.
17
It communicates with material suppliers and its practitioners preparing the professional drawings
18
It constantly improves itself in scientific, social, cultural and sporting fields in the direction of learning needs for personal development as well as career development.
19
Occupational health and safety would have national and universal sentiment expressed in the Act.
20
Obey the legality of technological applications and act in accordance with professional ethics.

Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Introduction to automotive air conditioning Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
2 Operating principles and system components Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
3 Refrigeration cycle components Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
4 Compressor, condenser Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
5 Expansion device, evaporator and accessories Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
6 Components of control circuit Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
7 Temperature and fan control circuit Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
8 Midterm exam Reading related chapter
9 Pressure safety control and air distribution system controllers. Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
10 Supply and return grills Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
11 Automotive air conditioning applications Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
12 Trains, buses, reefer containers Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
13 Service procedures and troubleshooting Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
14 Service procedures and troubleshooting Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
15 Service procedures and troubleshooting Lecture, practice Reading related chapter
16-17 Final Exam

Recommended or Required Reading
Textbook
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