Automotive Systems Technology Certificates - C60160

The Automotive Systems Technology curriculum prepares individuals for employment as automotive service technicians. It provides an introduction to automotive careers and increases student awareness of the challenges associated with this fast and ever-changing field.

Classroom and lab experiences integrate technical and academic coursework. Emphasis is placed on theory, servicing and operation of brakes, electrical/electronic systems, engine performance, steering/suspension, automatic transmission/transaxles, engine repair, climate control, and manual drive trains.

Upon completion of this curriculum, students should be prepared to take the ASE exam and be ready for full-time employment in dealerships and repair shops in the automotive service industry.

Automotive Systems Technology - C60160A

Technical Core Courses
TRN 110 Intro to Transport Tech
TRN 120 Basic Transp Electricity

Program Major Courses
AUT 141 Suspension and Steering Systems
AUT 151 Brake Systems

Other Major Courses
AUT 116 Engine Repair
AUT 141A Suspension and Steering Lab
AUT 151A Brake Systems Lab

Total Hours for Graduation 18

Automotive Systems Technology - C60160B

Technical Core Courses
TRN 145 Adv Transp Electronics

Major Core Courses
AUT 181 Engine Performance I

Other Major Courses
AUT 163 Advanced Auto Electricity
AUT 183 Engine Performance II
AUT 221 Auto Trans/Transaxles

Total Hours for Graduation 16