About The Course
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Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for VENTILATION CONTROLS (182.622.01), a course offered by the Department of Environmental Health Sciences at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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Course Description

Presents principles of air flow as applied to design and evaluation of industrial ventilation systems. Laboratory sessions illustrate fundamental aspects of system components.

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Course Learning Objectives

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Discuss the occupational/environmental health approach to risk management
  • Define the characteristics of local exhaust and general dilute ventilation
  • Analyze the performance of ventilation systems
  • Select a appropriate exhaust hood, balance flow in ducts, determine exhaust fan requirements, and choose the appropriate air cleaning technology to use for standard industrial operations
  • Design a balanced local exhaust ventilation system integrating all components

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Course Time

Fri   1:30 PM to 5:20 PM

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Prerequisites

College chemistry and physics w/labs, math through differential and integral calculus

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Intended Audience

MSPH, MHS students and any graduate students interested in the subject matter

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Grading Policy & Grading Restrictions

Grading Policy: Graded homework and exams

Grading Restrictions: Letter grade

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Administrative Contact

Ana Rule
E-mail: arule@jhsph.edu

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