2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 64

B-64 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
AutomotiveCertifiedTechnicianEmphasis
TRANSPORTATIONTECHNOLOGIESDEGREE–ASSOCIATEOFAPPLIEDSCIENCE
Certifiedby theNationalAutomotiveTechnicians
EducationFoundation (NATEF), theTMCC automotive
programprepares graduates for highly skilled apprentice
positions as service, repair andmaintenance technicians.
The automotive certified technician emphasismeets
theAutomotive ServiceExcellence (ASE) standards
necessary for a career in repair shops innew car
dealerships or independent businesses.Theprogram
emphasizes skills indiagnosis, troubleshooting, repair
andmaintenanceof passenger vehicles and light duty
trucks.
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 allmajor light vehicle 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)
COMMUNICATIONS/ENGLISH.....................6CREDITS
Recommended: ENG107
FINEARTS/HUMANITIES/
SOCIALSCIENCE................................................3CREDITS
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
AUTO101 General Auto..................................................................4
AUTO112 AutomotiveElectricity II. ...............................................4
AUTO136 EngineRepair.................................................................5
AUTO145 AutomotiveBrakes. .......................................................5
AUTO150 SteeringandSuspensionSystems..................................5
AUTO225 EnginePerformance I.....................................................4
AUTO227 EnginePerformance II....................................................4
AUTO265 Electrical/ElectronicSystems III. ....................................4
TOTALEMPHASISREQUIREMENTS..35CREDITS
ELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS
Choose fromoneof the following tracks:
TRACK1–ENGINEPERFORMANCE
(CHOOSE9CREDITS)
AUTO165 AutoHeatingandAir Conditioning................................5
AUTO235 EnginePerformance III...................................................4
AUTO290 Internship inAutoLevel 1.......................................... 4-5
TRACK2–DRIVETRAINS
(CHOOSE9CREDITS)
AUTO205 ManualDriveTrainsandAxles.......................................4
AUTO216 AutomaticTransmissions...............................................5
AUTO290 Internship inAutoLevel 1.......................................... 4-5
TOTALELECTIVEREQUIREMENTS.......9CREDITS
TOTALDEGREEREQUIREMENTS....72CREDITS
Recommended courses are listed in the course sequence;
however, other coursesmay apply. Please see an advisor
or thedepartment.
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester–Summer
Emphasis
AUTO101 GeneralAuto
4
English
ENG101
Composition I
3
Total 7
2ndSemester–Fall
Core
AUTO111 AutomotiveElectricity
4
Emphasis
AUTO145 AutomotiveBrakes
5
Emphasis
AUTO150 SteeringandSuspensionSystems
5
Mathematics
MATH108 MathforTechnicians
3
Core
OSH222 General IndustrySafety
1
Total 18
3rdSemester–Spring
Emphasis
AUTO112 AutomotiveElectricity II
4
Emphasis
AUTO136 EngineRepair
5
Emphasis
AUTO225 EnginePerformance I
4
Science
PHYS100 IntroductoryPhysics
3
Total 16
SecondYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester–Fall
Emphasis
AUTO227 EnginePerformance II
4
Emphasis
AUTO265 Electrical/ElectronicSystems III
4
U.S.andNevada
Constitutions
Elective
Seeapproved list
3
TrackRequirement
Elective
ChooseTrack1orTrack2
4
Total 15
2ndSemester–Spring
Humanities/Diversity AAD201
HistoryoftheBuiltEnvironment
3
HumanRelations
CE201
WorkplaceReadiness
3
Core
DT211
LightDutyPerformance
2
TrackRequirement
Elective
ChooseTrack1orTrack2
5
Communications
ENG107
TechnicalCommunications I
3
Total 16
DegreeTotal 72
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