2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 104

B-104 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
DieselTechnicianEmphasis
TRANSPORTATIONTECHNOLOGIESDEGREE–ASSOCIATEOFAPPLIEDSCIENCE
Thediesel technicianprogram trains individuals for
apprentice level positions servicing, repairing, and
maintainingheavy equipment andover the road long-
haul vehicles.Theprogram emphasizes principles of
operation, diagnosis and serviceprocedures.Using the
latest technology indiagnosis and repair equipment, this
comprehensive trainingprepares graduateswith skills
that are inhighdemand in thediesel repair industry.
DEGREEOUTCOMES
Students completing thedegreewill:
• Fulfill the requirements for theAssociateofAppliedScience.
• Demonstrate competency in their specified emphasis.
EMPHASISOUTCOMES
Students completing the emphasiswill:
• Identifyand implement safetyprocedures involved indiagnosis,
service, and repair of allmajormedium/heavyduty truckand
heavy equipment components and systems.
• Analyze and interpret diagnostic and test information to formulate
correct repairprocedures.
• Demonstrate correct repair strategies and techniquesbyapplying
knowledgeof systemoperationanddemonstratingmechanical
skills toaccomplish repair tasks.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
DIVERSITY..........................................................(3CREDITS)
Recommended:AAD201
COMMUNICATIONS/ENGLISH.....................6CREDITS
Communications-Recommended: BUS107
English-Recommended: ENG107
FINEARTS/HUMANITIES/
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:AAD201
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
Recommended: CE201
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
Recommended:MATH108orhigher
SCIENCE................................................................3CREDITS
Recommended: PHYS100
U.S.ANDNEVADACONSTITUTIONS.........3CREDITS
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS.............21CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS
AUTO111 AutomotiveElectricity . .................................................4
DT211 LightDutyPerformance ................................................2
OSH222 General IndustrySafety.................................................1
TOTALCOREREQUIREMENTS...............7CREDITS
EMPHASISREQUIREMENTS
DT101 BasicDiesel Engines.......................................................4
DT106 HeavyDutyTransmissionsandPower Trains..................5
DT107 HeavyDutyDriveTrains.................................................5
DT110 HeavyDutyElectrical Systems.......................................3
DT130 HeavyDutyHydraulics...................................................2
DT201 Diesel BrakesandPneumatics. ......................................3
DT210 AdvancedDiesel Engines. ..............................................4
DT217 ElectronicFuel Injection II..............................................3
DT235 SteeringandSuspension................................................2
DT250 PreventativeMaintenance.............................................2
TOTALEMPHASISREQUIREMENTS..33CREDITS
TOTALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS....61CREDITS
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Mathematics
GEElective Math108orhigher
3
Emphasis
DT101
BasicDieselEngines
4
Emphasis
DT210
AdvancedDieselEngines
4
Emphasis
DT217
ElectronicFuel Injection II
3
Core
OSH222 General IndustrySafety
1
Total 15
2ndSemester
U.S.andNevada
Constitutions
Elective
Seeapproved list
3
Core
AUTO111 AutomotiveElectricity
4
Core
DT211
LightDutyPerformance
2
Emphasis
DT235
SteeringandSuspension
2
Emphasis
DT250
PreventativeMaintenance
2
Science
PHYS100
IntroductoryPhysics
3
Total 16
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
HumanRelations
CE201
WorkplaceReadiness
3
Emphasis
DT110
HeavyDutyElectricalSystems
3
Emphasis
DT201
BrakesandPneumatics
3
English
ENG107
TechnicalCommunications I
3
Diversity/Social
Science
AAD201
HistoryoftheBuiltEnvironment
3
Total 15
2ndSemester
Communications
BUS107
BusinessSpeechCommunications
3
Emphasis
DT106
HeavyDutyTransmissionsandPower
Trains
5
Emphasis
DT107
HeavyDutyDriveTrains
5
Emphasis
DT130
HeavyDutyHydraulics
2
Total 15
DegreeTotal 61
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