Course detail

Management and Operation of HVAC

FAST-NTB031Acad. year: 2020/2021

Understanding the basics of electrical wiring and lightning conductor equipment in connection with measurement and control systems. Designing of basic measurement and control systems for HVAC systems. Creation of diagrams and descriptions of technological systems for measurement and control systems. Operation and maintenance of HVAC systems.


Institute of Building Services (TZB)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Not applicable.


Physics - Fundamentals of electrical


Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Not applicable.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction


Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

1. Introduction to basic physical laws in electrical engineering and computing.
2. Fundamentals of electrical and lightning conductor equipment, safety work on electrical equipment.
3. Low voltage equipment and wiring, basic measurement and control systems.
4. The elements and components of regulatory circuits.
5. Measurement of electrical and non-electrical quantities, design of control systems.
6. Superior systems of measurement and control, the design, use.
7. Technical drawing in electrical and low voltage distribution.
8. Control systems for ventilation, air conditioning equipment.
9. Control systems for heating and cooling equipment.
10. Operation and maintenance of HVAC.


Not applicable.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme NPC-SIS Master's, 2. year of study, winter semester, 4 credits, compulsory-optional

Type of course unit



26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer


26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer