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Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics Programs Automotive Chassis Maintenance

Basic Certificate (BC)

 

Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

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Credit Hours (CH)

Credits

Program/Plan Number

134

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Prerequisites

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Program General Requirements

  CH

Program Core Requirements

16 CH
Automotive Technology
AUTOTEC 101
Intro To Automotive Techn 4
Lecture and laboratory course covering the operating principles of the modern automobile. Subjects will include Preventive maintenance of the cooling system service, fuel system, tires and wheels, lubrication system and accessories. Course will include career exploration and automotive academics. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, COMPASS, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey
AUTOTEC 104
Electrical Systems & Power Accessories 4
Introduction to theory, diagnosis, and repair of automotive electrical and electronic components and systems. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better OR Concurrent enrollment in AUTOTEC 101 OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey
AUTOTEC 109
Automotive Brakes 4
Theory of operation and servicing of braking systems, both conventional and computerized anti-lock brake systems. Emphasis on diagnostic procedures; inspection techniques and service. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better OR Concurrent enrollment in AUTOTEC 101 OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey
AUTOTEC 209
Steering & Suspension Systems 4
Theory of operation in servicing of suspension systems both rear and front wheel drive systems. Students gain skills in the use of computerized four-wheel alignment equipment, servicing McPherson struts, shock absorbers, rack and pinion and conventional steering systems. Diagnosis and service of Tire Monitoring Systems (TMS) is now part of the course. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better OR Concurrent enrollment in AUTOTEC 101 OR Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey

Additional Requirements

  CH

Program Elective Requirements

  CH

Area of Focus

  CH

Focus Electives

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Required Work-Based Learning Courses

3 CH
Automotive Technology
AUTOTEC 108-2
Work Based Learning I 3
Introduction to applied automotive technology in an actual work setting. Provides hands-on experience in an automotive shop. Students work on actual vehicles, carrying jobs from assignment through completion. Business operators will supervise students at the worksite. Instructors will supervise all on-campus work, and also visit off-campus worksites to observe, monitor and critique student performance. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Olive-Harvey
Total Minimum Credit Hours
 

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