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Diesel Technology

2016-17

Associate of Applied Science Degree
Major Code: 470605D
Courses for this Program

Prerequisites
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
CS120 Concepts in Computing I or higher level course or documented computer proficiency
Note: Required for graduation. Successful completion of CS120 or otherwise meeting the proficiency requirement within the last year fulfills this requirement. Contact a computer science adviser to help determine placement.
0-4
MTH20 Pre-algebra or designated placement test score 0-4
RD30 College Reading or designated placement test score 0-4
WR30 Fundamentals of Composition II or designated placement test score 0-4
  Total Prerequisite Credits 0-16
First Year Required Courses
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
First Term
BT113 Business English I or higher level composition
Note: WR115 or higher level composition may be substituted. Students who have successfully completed the credit version of BT113 will have met this requirement.
4
DS111 Basic Electricity for Diesel Technicians I 7
DS120 Diesel Trades Practices 6
LIB127 Introduction to Academic Research 1
18
Second Term
BT114 Business English II
Note: WR121 is recommended for transfer and may be substituted. Students who have successfully completed the credit version of BT114 will have met this requirement.
4
DS131 Diesel Engine Dynamics and Diagnosis 5
DS134 Basic Electricity for Diesel Technicians II 4
DS141 Heavy Equipment Power Trains 5
18
Third Term
DS113 Diesel Engine Overhaul 6
DS151 Heavy Equipment Brakes 6
DS190 Diesel Repair Lab I 3
MTH63 Applied Algebra I or MTH60 Fundamentals of Algebra I or higher level math (MTH105 or higher recommended for transfer) 4
19
Fourth Term (Summer)
DS232 Heavy Equipment Fuel Systems 4
DS270 Air Conditioning for Diesel Technicians 5
BT101 Human Relations in Organizations or PSY101 Psychology of Human Relations (PSY101 recommended for transfer) 3
HE112 Emergency First Aid or HE261 CPR 1
13
  Total First Year Credits 68
Second Year Required Courses
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
Fifth Term
DS160 Heavy Equipment Suspension and Steering Systems 6
WLD111D Technology of Industrial Welding I (Diesel) 6
12
Sixth Term
DS233 Computerized Vehicle Management Systems 7
DS280S Cooperative Work Experience Seminar/Diesel 1
  Approved program elective 4-6
12-14
Seventh Term
DS260 Hydraulic Systems 4
DS275 Preventative Maintenance Inspection 6
DS280 Cooperative Work Experience/Diesel or DS290 Diesel Repair Lab II 3
13
  Total Second Year Credits 37-39
  Total Program Credits 105-107
Approved Program Electives (4-6 credits required)
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
AM190 Automotive Repair Lab I 4
BA109 Ready, Set, Work: Techniques for Landing a Job 2
DS112 Gasoline Engines Rebuild 6
DS199 Selected Topic Workshop 1-6
DS280 Cooperative Work Experience/Diesel variable
DS290 Diesel Repair Lab II (if not taken as required course) 3
DS295 ASE Certification Preparation 1
EET101 Introduction to Electronics 3
EET112 Introduction to Mechatronics 5
GS104 Physical Science with lab (recommended for transfer) 4
MFG121 Manufacturing Processes I 4
MTH65 Fundamentals of Algebra II or higher level math 4-5
WLD112 Technology of Industrial Welding II 6
WR122 English Composition II 4
WR227 Technical Writing 4
TD103A Introduction to Commercial Truck Driver Training (Class B License) 2
TD103B Commercial Truck Driver Training Practical Applications (Class B License) 2
  Approved humanities elective (see catalog for approved list of electives) 3-4
  Approved social science elective (see catalog for approved list of electives) 3-4