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Automotive Technology Courses

2018-19

Associate of Applied Science Degree
Major Code: 470604A

Courses for this Program

Prerequisites

   
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
MTH20 Pre-algebra or designated placement test score 0-4
RD90 College Reading or designated placement test score 0-4
WR115 Introduction to Expository Writing or designated placement test score 0-3
  Total Prerequisite Credits 0-11
General Education Requirements
 
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
BT101 Human Relations in Organizations or PSY101 Psychology of Human Relations 3
CS__ Approved 3-4 credit computer science class, CS120 or above, or documented computer proficiency
Note: Successful completion of CS120 within the last 10 years fulfills this requirement. Contact a computer science adviser to help determine placement.
0-4
HE112 Emergency First Aid or HE261 CPR 1
LIB127 Introduction to Academic Research 1
MTH63 Applied Algebra I or MTH60 Fundamentals of Algebra I or higher level math 4
SP100 Basic Communication or SP111 Fundamentals of Public Speaking or SP218 Interpersonal Communication or WR122 English Composition II 3-4
WR121 English Composition I 4
  Total General Education Credits 16-21
First Year Technical Requirements
 
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
First Term
   
AM120 Automotive Maintenance and Trades Practices 6
AM122 Gasoline Engines Rebuild 7
    13
Second Term
   
AM111 Electricity for Automotive Technicians 7
AM131 Engine Dynamics and Diagnosis 7
    14
Third Term
   
AM141 Manual Transmissions and Transaxles 6
AM151 Automotive Brake Systems 6
    12
Fourth Term
   
AM190 Automotive Repair Lab I
Note: Can be taken anytime during the program with permission of advisor.
4
AM270 Air Conditioning for Automotive Technicians 5
    9
  Total First Year Credits 48
Second Year Technical Requirements

Note: Students must be making progress in completing general education requirements prior to entry into the second year.

 
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
Fifth Term
   
AM160 Automotive Suspension and Steering Systems 6
AM232 Computerized Engine Management Systems 7
    13
Sixth Term
   
AM233 Advanced Automotive Computer Systems 7
AM242 Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles 7
    14
Seventh Term
   
AM210 Mechanical Careers Development or BA109 Ready, Set, Work: Techniques for Landing a Job 2-3
AM252 Advanced Diagnostic Lab 4
AM280 Cooperative Work Experience/Automotive or AM290 Automotive Repair Lab II
Note: Can be taken anytime during the program with permission of advisor.
4
    10-11
  Total Second Year Credits 37-38
Total Program Credits
101-107
Approved Program Electives
 
Course No.
Course Title
Credits
AM199 Selected Topic Workshop 1-3