2014-2015 Catalog

Automotive Technology AAS Degree

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

AUTO 1765AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS I

3

AUTO 1766AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS II

3

AUTO 1770AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRONICS

3

AUTO 1690MANUAL POWER TRANSMISSION FUNDAMENTALS

3

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

COSC 1200COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

Total Credit Hours:18

AUTO 1765, AUTO 1766, AUTO 1770, and AUTO 1690: Required courses to receive A.A.S. Degree in Automotive Technology must be passed with a “C” or better

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

AUTO 1760HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING

3

AUTO 2510ENGINE PERFORMANCE I

3

AUTO 2520ENGINE PERFORMANCE II

3

AUTO 2590ENGINE PERFORMANCE III

3

ENGL 2010TECHNICAL WRITING

3

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

Total Credit Hours:16

AUTO 1760, AUTO 2510, AUTO 2520, and AUTO 2590: Required courses to receive A.A.S. Degree in Automotive Technology must be passed with a “C” or better

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

AUTO 1730AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS

6

AUTO 1740BRAKE SYSTEMS

3

AUTO 2540ADVANCED BRAKES & SUSPENSION SYSTEMS

3

AUTO 2545AUTOMOTIVE ALIGNMENT & STEERNG SYSTEMS

3

AUTO 1700ENGINE FUNDAMENTALS

3

Total Credit Hours:18

AUTO 1730, AUTO 1740, AUTO 2540, AUTO 2545, and AUTO 1700: Required courses to receive A.A.S. Degree in Automotive Technology must be passed with a “C” or better

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

US GOVERNMENT

3

COMM 1030INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION

3

ECON 1010MACROECONOMICS

3

OR

BUSINESS COURSE

3

LAB SCIENCE OR COLLEGE LEVEL MATH

3-4

APPROVED ELECTIVE

3

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENT

0-1

Total Credit Hours:16-18

Approved Electives: AFVT 1500 Intro to Alternative Fuel Vehicle Technology, AFVT 1600 Light-Duty Diesel Engine Performance I, AFVT 1610 Light-Duty Diesel Engine Performance II, AFVT 1620 Natural Gas Vehicle Fuel Systems, AFVT 1630 Hybrid Electric Vehicle Systems I, AFVT 1640 Hybrid Electric Vehicle Systems II, AUTO 1580 Basic Auto Maintenance, DESL 1595 Diesel Fundamentals, DESL 1600 Diesel Engines, TECH 1000 Intro to Technical Mathematics, TECH 1600 Industrial Safety, WELD 1755 Shielded Metal Arc Welding

Total Credit Hours: 68-70