Automotive Systems Technology

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[A60160] Associate in Applied Science Degree
[D60160] Diploma
[C60160] Certificate
[C60160U] Automotive Systems Technology - Undercar Certificate

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to repair, service, and maintain all types of automobiles. Includes instruction in brake systems, electrical systems, engine performance, engine repair, suspension and steering, automatic and manual transmissions and drive trains, and heating and air condition systems.

 


Automotive Systems Technology Apprenticeship Track

[A60160A] Associate in Applied Science Degree

Automotive Light-Duty Diesel Technology

[D60430] Diploma
[C60430] Certificate

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul light duty diesel vehicles under one ton classification. Includes instruction in electrical systems, diesel-electric drive, engine performance, engine repair, emission systems, and all types of diesel engines related to the light duty diesel vehicle. Includes technicians working primarily with automobile diesel engines.


PROGRAM COMPETENCIES

Upon successful completion of the Automotive Systems Technology program, the student should be able to:

  • Identify and determine cause of common malfunction indicators.
  • Perform undercar vehicle repair and maintenance.
  • Demonstrate the proper use of digital diagnostic equipment.