Power Plant Fundamentals, Components & Theory

This course is required for all students enrolled in the Power Plant Technology program and is designed to teach students the major components and operating theory of fossil-fueled power plants. Topics include power plant overview, basic plant components, steam boilers and theory, introduction to level and temperature controls, feedwater, corrosion, fuels, draft and emissions.

Other Info: 
Restricted to Specific Majors (see Note below)
All Prerequisites/Co-requisites Required
  • Power Plant Technology, Electric Utility Technology, Mechatronics, or Petroleum Technology Majors only.
  • Prerequisite:  Admission to the Power Plant Technology, Mechatronics, or Electric Utility Technology programs.