Automotive Systems Technology Diploma D60160

Pathway Description: Curriculums in the Mobile Equipment Maintenance and Repair pathway prepare individuals for employment as entry-level transportation service technicians. The program provides an introduction to transportation industry careers and increases student awareness of the diverse technologies associated with this dynamic and challenging field. Course work may include transportation systems theory, braking systems, climate control, design parameters, drive trains, electrical/electronic systems, engine repair, engine performance, environmental regulations, materials, product finish, safety, steering/suspension, transmission/transaxles, and sustainable transportation, depending on the program major area chosen. Graduates of this pathway should be prepared to take professional licensure exams, which correspond to certain programs of study, and to enter careers as entry-level technicians in the transportation industry.

Automotive Systems Technology: A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles. Includes instruction in brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air condition systems

General Education Requirements

ENGLISH

Take 3 credits from ENG-111.

Mathematics

Take all of the following MAT-110.

Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 16 credits from AUT-141 AUT-151 AUT-181 TRN-110 TRN-120.

Other Major Requirements

Other Required Courses

Take 16 credits from AUT-116 AUT-116A AUT-141A AUT-151A AUT-181A AUT-213 AUT-231 AUT-231A TRN-120A TRN-170.