2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 65

B-65 2014-2015
TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
AutomotiveGeneralServiceTechnician
TRANSPORTATIONTECHNOLOGIES–CERTIFICATEOFACHIEVEMENT
The automotive general service technician certificate
of achievement trains individuals inbasic automotive
repair andmaintenance.Graduates of theprogramwill
bewell qualified for entry level automotivemaintenance
andparts storepositions. Successful students complete
the core areas ofASE training.All general service
trainingmaybe applied towardother automotive
certificate anddegreeprograms.
CERTIFICATEOUTCOMES
Students completing the certificatewill:
• 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 systemoperationanddemonstrationofmechanical
skills toaccomplish repair tasks.
GENERALEDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS
COMMUNICATIONS.........................................3CREDITS
BUS107or COM113
HUMANRELATIONS........................................3CREDITS
Strongly recommended: CE201
MATHEMATICS...................................................3CREDITS
MATH108orhigher
TOTALGENERAL
EDUCATIONREQUIREMENTS...............9CREDITS
COREREQUIREMENTS
AUTO101 General Auto..................................................................4
AUTO111 AutomotiveElectricity...................................................4
AUTO112 AutomotiveElectricity II. ...............................................4
AUTO136 EngineRepair.................................................................5
AUTO145 AutomotiveBrakes. .......................................................5
AUTO150 SteeringandSuspensionSystems..................................5
OSH222 General IndustrySafety.................................................1
TOTALCOREREQUIREMENTS.............28CREDITS
TOTALCERTIFICATE
REQUIREMENTS..................................37CREDITS
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
Core
AUTO101 GeneralAuto
4
Total 4
2ndSemester–Fall
Core
AUTO111 AutomotiveElectricity
4
Core
AUTO145 AutomotiveBrakes
5
Core
AUTO150 SteeringandSuspensionSystems
5
Mathematics
MATH108 MathforTechnicians
3
Core
OSH222 General IndustrySafety
1
Total 18
3rdSemester–Spring
Core
AUTO112 AutomotiveElectricity II
4
Core
AUTO136 EngineRepair
5
HumanRelations
CE201
WorkplaceReadiness
3
Communications
ENG107
TechnicalCommunications I
3
Total 15
CertificateTotal 37
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