Beginning Automotive Technology
Certificate of Proficiency
Credits: 41 | Length of Program: 3 quarters
Subject: Automotive Technology
Ed Plan / Class List
AUTO112 Intermediate Automotive Electrical Systems 6 Credits Search Schedule
Expands on electrical and electronic systems theory, diagnosis, and service relating to modern import and domestic vehicles, including green technology. Builds on the introductory course with an emphasis on diagnosis of advanced circuit design and battery system design and testing. Covers shop electrical diagnostic equipment and tools with an emphasis on safety and setup. Prerequisite: AUTO 100 and AUTO 110 or instructor's permission.
AUTO113 Advanced Chassis Electrical 6 Credits Search Schedule
Provides an advanced study of automotive chassis, accessory electrical circuits, and related components. In-depth diagnosis and repair of electrical/electronic circuits, including hybrid electric systems. Prerequisite: AUTO 112 or concurrent enrollment in AUTO 112.
AUTO130 Steering and Suspension 6 Credits Search Schedule
Provides an in-depth study of modern, domestic and import vehicle steering, and suspension systems. Emphasizes inspection, diagnosis, repair, and adjustment of the steering and suspension systems. Prerequisite: AUTO 100 and AUTO 110 or instructor's permission.
Effective Catalog Year 2020-2021
May 1, 2020