Fall Semester Course Planner

Fall Semester

 

 

DEMR 1229 Preventative Maintenance (2) 
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Course Description: An introductory course designed to provide the student with basic knowledge of proper servicing practices. Content includes record keeping and condition of major systems. (1 Lec., 3 Lab.) 

 

DEMR 1421 Power Train I (4) 
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Course Description: Introduction to the fundamentals, repair, and theory of power trains including clutches, transmissions, drive shafts, and differentials. Emphasis on inspection and repair. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.) 

 

AUMT 1310 Automotive Brake Systems (3)
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Operation and repair of drum/disc type brake systems. Emphasis on safe use of modern equipment. Topics include brake theory, diagnosis, and repair of power, manual, anti-lock brake systems, and parking brakes. May be taught with manufacturer specific instructions. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)

 

 

AUMT 1316 Automotive Suspension and Steering Systems (3)
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A study of automotive suspension and steering systems including tire and wheel problem diagnosis, component repair, and alignment procedures. May be taught manufacturer specific. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)

Spring Semester

 

AUMT 1305 Introduction to Automotive Technology (3)
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Prerequisite: None.
An introduction to the automotive industry including automotive history, safety practices, shop equipment and tools, vehicle subsystems, service publications, fasteners, professional responsibilities, and automotive maintenance. May be taught manufacturer specific. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)

 

 

AUMT 1307 Automotive Electrical Systems (3)
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Prerequisite: AUMT 1305 or concurrent enrollment in AUMT 1305.
An overview of automotive electrical systems including topics in operational theory, testing, diagnosis, and repair of batteries, charging and starting systems, and electrical accessories. Emphasis on electrical schematic diagrams and service manuals. May be taught manufacturer specific. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.)

DEMR 1327 Tractor Trailer Service and Repair (3) 
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Course Description: An introduction to and familiarization with components and systems related to tractor trailer service. Emphasis on records required by the Department of Transportation. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.) 

DEMR 2331 Advanced Brake Systems (3) 
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Course Description: An advanced brake system course designed for diesel powered equipment. Advanced concepts and schematics including anti-lock, air, pneumatic, and hydraulic brake systems and related components. (2 Lec., 4 Lab.) 

 

Summer

 

AUMT 1345 Automotive Climate Control Systems (3) 
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Corequisite/Concurrent: AUMT 1307.
Course Description: Diagnosis and repair of manual/electronic climate control systems; includes the refrigeration cycle and EPA guidelines for refrigerant handling. May be taught manufacturer specific (2 Lec., 4 Lab.) 

 

 

AUMT 1380 Cooperative Education-Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
 (3) 
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Prerequisite: Completion of at least 2 AUMT courses and Automotive Department approval.
Course Description: Career-related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Includes a lecture component. This course is cross-listed as AUMT 1280. The student may register for either AUMT 1380 or AUMT 1280 but may receive credit for only one of the two. (1 Lec., 20 Ext.)