2010-2011 General Catalog 
    
    Sep 30, 2022  
2010-2011 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Automotive Technology, AAS (Major Code 6522)


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Offered at the Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center

The Automotive Technology program offers students specialized college-level training in preparation for entry-level positions in the automotive service industry. The program’s curriculum is built around a core of eight instructional areas which cover electrical systems, manual drive train and axle, brakes, suspension and steering, engine performance, engine repair, heating and air conditioning and automatic transmission and transaxle servicing. This program is certified by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) in all eight specialty areas. Students completing the training sequence in each of the specialties learn skills which meet ASE standards. The following curriculum meets all requirements for the Associate of Applied Science degree. Provision is also made for students to receive certificate training in specialized areas. Completion of the eight specialty areas results in a Certificate of Proficiency. This program also awards a Tech Prep Enhanced Skills Certificate upon completion of additional technical courses.

Program advisor is Gary Ufford, associate professor of automotive technology.

Total Semester Hours: 15


Total Semester Hours: 15


Total Semester Hours: 7/9


Total Semester Hours: 14


Total Semester Hours: 14


Total Semester Hours: 1


Notes


*Although not a requirement for this degree, students are strongly encouraged to take HUDV 1100 during the first semester of enrollment.
**Indicates Tech Prep courses that may be articulated with high school.
***Consult program advisor for proper choice of electives to complete graduation requirements.
****AUMT 2328 may be taken in place of AUMT 1166 and 2166 Practicum Courses; consult program advisor.

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