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AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 101
Introduction to Automotive (3)

For students interested in the automobile from a business, technical, and/or consumer perspective. Subjects covered include automotive career exploration, consumer information, minor maintenance & safety inspection, and an introduction to technical systems. Also automotive history and current social issues associated with the automobile. Prerequisites: Recommended at least ENGL 090. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 103
Introduction to Battery Technology (5)

This is an introductory course covering battery fundamentals, theory, and applications. Students will develop a fundamental understanding of basic electrical (voltage, amperes, ohms, DC-AC, and wave-forms). They will develop knowledge of high voltage safety and precautions, and applications of batteries in automotive and clean energy. Dual listed as NRG 103. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 110
Intro to Shop Procedures & Safety (4)

This course introduces the career of auto service technology and its many career ladders. Also, students will learn basic shop safety, and use and care of auto shop tools. Intended primarily for ESL students. Prerequisite: CASAS 220 or higher and ESLAB 040. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 111
Electrical Systems (8)

The fundamental principles of electricity and solutions for electrical problems in autos using Ohm's law. Diagnosis and service for basic auto electrical issues. Intended primarily for ESL students. Prerequisite: CASAS 220 or higher and ESLAB 040. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 112
Automotive Engines (4)

This course covers the following skill areas: engine repair including components, design, construction and theory of the internal combustion engine. Intended primarily for ESL students. Prerequisite: AUTOT 110 Intro to Automotive Shop & Personal Safety. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 113
Steering and Suspension Systems (8)

This course is designed for students entering the automotive service field and covers diagnosis, repair and alignment of 2-, 4-, and all-wheel drive systems. Intended primarily for ESL students. Prerequisite: AUTOT 110 Introduction to Automotive Shop & Personal Safety. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 114
Brakes (6)

This course is designed for students entering the automotive service field and covers the following skill areas: inspection, diagnosis, and repair of conventional and ABS braking systems. Intended primarily for ESL students. Prerequisite: AUTOT 110 Introduction to Automotive Shop & Personal Safety. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 115
Drive Train (4)

This course is designed for students entering the automotive service field and covers the following skill areas: basic service of manual and automatic transmissions and transaxles. Intended primarily for ESL students. Prerequisite: AUTOT 110 Introduction to Automotive Shop & Personal Safety. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 116
Heating and Air Conditioning Systems (2)

This course is designed for students entering the automotive service field and covers the diagnosis and service of automotive heating and air conditioning systems. Intended primarily for ESL students. Prerequisite: AUTOT 110 Introduction to Automotive Shop & Personal Safety. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 121
General Service Technician I (18)

For entry-level automotive students. Course provides introduction to fundamentals, maintenance and inspection of the following automotive systems: Engine Design & Performance, Lubrication & Cooling, Electrical, and Air Conditioning. Integrates basic education skills, career exploration, and employability skills development (IBEST). Prerequisite: Instructor Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 122
General Service Technician II (18)

For entry-level automotive students. Course provides introduction to the fundamentals, maintenance, and inspection of the following automotive systems: Brakes, Steering, Suspension, Axle, Differential, Manual and Automatic Transmission, and 4-wheel drive. Integrates basic education skills and employability skill development (IBEST). Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 123
Automotive Service Technician 1 (17)

This course is part of the AST A.A.A.S. Degree Program. It will provide diagnostic and repair experience in the following automotive systems: Brakes; Steering and Suspension; Electrical Systems; Heating and Air Conditioning. Prerequisite: AUTOT 121, AUTOT 122 and AUTOT 190 each with a minimum grade of 2.0. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 124
Automotive Service Technician 2 (17)

This course is part of the AST A.A.A.S. Degree Program. It will provide diagnostic and repair experience in the following automotive systems: Engine Repair, Engine Performance, Manual Drivetrains and Axles, and Automatic Transmissions. Prerequisite: AUTOT 123 and AUTOT 191 each with minimum grade of 2.0. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 130
Toyota Professional Certification (12)

Professional Certification course for Toyota and/or Lexus Dealership Technicians. Content covers eight (8) of the courses required to be a Toyota Certified Technician or a Lexus Senior Technician. Focus is on components, operation, and the 6-step diagnostic process for Toyota and Lexus vehicle systems. Prerequisite: 1.-Journeyman Technician with 2 years work experience in a new car dealership or Journeyman Technician with 4 years experience in an automotive aftermarket repair facility; 2.-ASE Certifications in at least 2 areas (A1-A8); 3.-Current employment at a Toyota or Lexus Dealership. Mandatory P/NC grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 131
Toyota Professional Certification (A) (6)

Professional Certification course for Toyota and/or Lexus Dealership Technicians. Content covers eight (8) of the courses required to be a Toyota Certified Technician or a Lexus Senior Technician. Focus on components, operation, and the 6-step diagnostic process for Toyota/Lexus vehicle systems. First of a 2-course sequence for the certificate. Prerequisite: 1-Journeyman Technician with 2 years work experience in a new car dealership or Journeyman Technician with 4 years experience in an automotive aftermarket repair facility; 2-ASE Certification in at least 2 areas (A1-A8); 3-Current employment at a Toyota or Lexus Dealership. Mandatory P/NC grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 132
Toyota Professional Certification (B) (6)

Professional Certification course for Toyota and/or Lexus Dealership Technicians. Content covers eight (8) of the courses required to be a Toyota Certified Technician or a Lexus Senior Technician. Focus on components, operation, and the 6-step diagnostic process for Toyota/Lexus vehicle systems. Second of a 2-course sequence for the certificate. Prerequisite: 1-Journeyman Technician with 2 years work experience in a new car dealership or Journeyman Technician with 4 years experience in an automotive aftermarket repair facility; 2-ASE Certification in at least 2 areas (A1-A8); 3-Current employment at a Toyota or Lexus Dealership. Mandatory P/NC grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 141
Tesla START I (7.5)

Tesla START (lecture/lab experience) prepares students to participate in Tesla's mission to accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy as electric vehicle service technicians. Students will be trained to provide a revolutionary service experience by learning to assist owners with their vehicle service needs. Prerequisite: Instructor permission - This course is open only to students who have been accepted into the Tesla START program. Co-enrollment in AUTOT 142. Student option grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 142
Tesla START II (10)

Tesla START (field-based experience) prepares students to participate in Tesla's mission to accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy as Tesla vehicle service technicians. Students will be trained to provide a revolutionary service experience by learning to assist owners with their vehicle service needs. Prerequisite: Instructor permission - This course is open only to students who have been accepted into the Tesla START program. Co-enrollment in AUTOT 141. Mandatory P/NC grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 151
Auto Brakes, Suspension, Transmission Rear Axles (20)

This three week course will cover the fundamental operations of General Motors automatic transmissions, overhaul repair techniques and diagnostic procedures for the following transmissions, TH 350, TH 400, 125C, 200, 180C, and Torque Converter Clutch Diagnosis. Permission of instructor. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 152
Engine Repair, Heating and Air Conditioning (20)

Engine operation and design with diagnosis and repair emphasis. Course also covers principles of refrigeration and air conditioning, heating systems and air distribution. Permission of instructor. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 156
Fundamental Automotive Electricity (5)

An introductory class in the fundamentals of automotive electrical systems. Voltage, current & resistance theory, proper use of digital volt-ohm meters, electrical wiring diagrams and hands-on skills. Prerequisite: Instructor interview and permission to enroll required. Mandatory P/NC grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 160
Fundamentals of Automotive Service Training (9)

This course introduces students to the automotive industry and presents an overview of systems. Also includes new model/product information, customer satisfaction index (CSI), safety, basic servicing, shop practices, and new/used vehicle inspection. Prerequisites: Instructor permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 161
Engine Repair (9)

The components, design, construction, and operation of the internal combustion engine/powerplant will be studied. Engine removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair, and reassembly are covered. Engine diagnostics and testing are performed. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 162
Specialized Electronics Training (9)

For electrical specialists. Course builds from the electrical principles and concepts through automotive semi-conductors to microprocessors. The use of electrical measurement devices and wire repairing; on-bench and on-car exercises. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 163
Brakes and Suspension (9)

Brake theory, inspection, diagnosis, repair and adjustment of disc/drum type systems; including hydraulic, power assist, and parking break systems. Theory, service, and diagnosis of anti-lock systems. Steering, suspension, and wheel alignment includes diagnosis, inspection, repair, and maintenance. Also, tire service and wheel balance. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 164
Manual Gear Trains and Transaxles (9)

The design, construction, and operation of front, rear, and all-wheel drive systems. Gear train diagnosis, removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair, reassembly, and installation; includes drive axle, hubs, and transfer case service. The use and application of diagnostic equipment will be covered. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 165
Engine Management and Emissions Systems (9)

Theory, diagnostic testing and repair of ignition, fuel injection, air induction, sensors, actuators, on-board diagnostics, and emission systems. Students learn to use electronic analyzers and diagnostic scanners. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 166
Electrical Systems (9)

Theory, diagnosis, testing, repairing or replacing automotive electrical system components. Multiplexed and microprocessor-controlled systems included. Emphasis on reading wiring diagrams and using electrical measuring devices and scan tools. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 167
Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles (9)

Transmission/transaxle mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical operation. Service, overhaul, mechanical/electrical diagnosis procedures will be covered. Use and application of diagnostic equipment. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 168
Heating and Air Conditioning (9)

Theory, operation, diagnosis, and service practices of manual & automatic heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Identification, recovery, recycling, and recharging of R12 and R134. Heating, ventilation, air condition (HVAC) controls and diagnosis. Use/ application of diagnostic equipment. Recovery certification will be offered. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 170C
Fundamentals of FCA Auto Service Training (3)

This course introduces students to the automotive repair industry. Includes new model product information, customer satisfaction index (CSI), safety, proper tool usage, basic servicing, shop practices, and vehicle inspection. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 170G
Fundamentals of GM Auto Service Training (8)

Introduction to the automotive repair industry. Includes GM new model product information, customer satisfaction index (CSI), safety, proper tool usage, basic servicing, shop practices, and vehicle inspection. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 170H
Fundamentals of Honda Auto Service Training (8)

This course introduces students to the automotive repair industry. Includes new model product information, customer satisfaction index (CSI), safety, proper tool usage, basic servicing, shop practices, and vehicle inspection. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 171G
General Motors Engine Repair (8)

The components, design, construction and operation of the internal combustion engine/powerplant will be studied. Engine removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair, and reassembly are covered. Engine diagnostics and testing are performed. Prerequisite: Instructor permission requierd. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 171C
M-CAP Engine Repair (8)

The class covers the components, design, construction, and operation of the internal combustion engine/powerplant. Engine removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair, and reassembly are covered. Engine diagnostics and testing are performed. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 171H
Honda Engine Repair (8)

The components, design, construction and operation of the internal combustion engine/powerplant will be studied. Engine removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair, and reassembly are covered. Engine diagnostics and testing are performed. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 172C
M-CAP Brake Systems (8)

The class covers brake theory, inspection, diagnosis, repair and adjustment of disc/drum type systems; including hydraulic, power assist, and parking brake systems. Theory, service, and diagnosis of anti-lock systems. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 172H
Honda Brake Systems (8)

Brake theory, inspection, diagnosis, repair, and adjustment of disc/drum type brake systems; including hydraulic, power assist, and parking brake systems. Theory, service, and diagnosis of anti-lock systems. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 172G
GM Brake Systems (8)

Brake theory, inspection, diagnosis, repair and adjustment of disc/drum type systems, including hydraulic, power assist, and parking brake systems. Theory, service, and diagnosis of anti-lock systems. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 173G
GM Steering & Suspension Systems (8)

Steering, suspension, and wheel alignment includes diagnosis, inspection, repair and maintenance. Also, tire service and wheel balance. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 173H
Honda Steering & Suspension Systems (8)

Steering, suspension, tire service, wheel balance, and wheel alignment theories and service practices including diagnosis, inspection, repair and maintenance. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 173C
M-CAP Steering & Suspension Systems (8)

The class covers steering, suspension, and wheel alignment including diagnosis, inspection, repair and maintenance. Also, tire service and wheel balance. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 174H
Honda Manual Gear Trains and Transaxles (8)

The design, construction, and operation of front, rear, and all-wheel drive systems. Gear train diagnosis, removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair, reassembly, and installation; includes drive axle, hubs, and transfer case service. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 174C
M-CAP Gear Trains and Transaxles (8)

The class covers the design, construction, and operation of front, rear, and all-wheel drive systems. Gear train diagnosis, removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair, reassembly, and installation; includes drive axle, hubs, and transfer case service. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 174G
GM Manual Gear Trains and Transaxles (8)

The design, construction, and operation of front, rear, and all-wheel drive systems. Gear train diagnosis, removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair, reassembly, and installation; includes drive axle, hubs, and transfer case service. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 175G
GM Engine Management and Emissions Systems (8)

Theory, diagnostic testing and repair of ignition, fuel injection, air induction, sensors, actuators, on-board diagnostics, and emission systems. Students learn to use electronic analyzers and diagnostic scanners. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 175H
Honda Engine Management and Emissions Systems (8)

Theory, diagnostic testing and repair of ignition, fuel injection, air induction, sensors, actuators, on-board diagnostics, and emission systems. Students learn to use electronic analyzers and diagnostic scanners. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 175C
M-CAP Engine Management and Emissions Systems (8)

The class covers theory, diagnostic testing and repair of ignition, fuel injection, air induction, sensors, actuators, on-board diagnostics, and emission systems. Students learn to use electronic analyzers and diagnostic scanners. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 176C
M-CAP Electrical Systems (9)

The class covers theory, diagnosis, testing, repairing or replacing automotive electrical systems. Multiplexed and microprocessor-controlled systems included. Emphasis on reading wiring diagrams and using electrical measuring devices and scan tools. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 176H
Honda Electrical Systems (12)

Theory, diagnosis, testing, repairing or replacing automotive electrical system components. Multiplexed and microprocessor-controlled systems included. Emphasis on reading wiring diagrams and using electrical measuring devices and scan tools. Minimum 2.0 grade required to earn course credits. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 176G
GM Electrical Systems (12)

Theory, diagnosis, testing, repairing or replacing automotive electrical system components. Multiplexed and microprocessor-controlled systems included. Emphasis on reading wiring diagrams and using electrical measuring devices and scan tools. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 177H
Honda Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles (8)

Transmission/transaxle mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical operation. Service, overhaul, mechanical/electrical diagnosis procedures will be covered. Use and application of diagnostic equipment. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 177G
GM Auomatic Transmissions/Transaxles (8)

Transmission/transaxle mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical operation. Service, overhaul, mechanical/electrical diagnosis procedures will be covered. Use and application of diagnostic equipment. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 177C
M-CAP Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles (8)

The class covers transmission/transaxle mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical operation. Service, overhaul, mechanical/electrical diagnosis procedures will be covered. Use and application of diagnostic equipment. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 178C
M-CAP Heating and Air Conditioning (6)

The class covers theory, operation, diagnosis, and service practices of automotive heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Identification, recover, recycling, and recharging of R134A systems. Heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC) controls and diagnosis. Use/application of diagnostic equipment. Minimum 2.0 grade required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 178H
Honda Heating and Air Conditioning (6)

Theory, operation, diagnosis, and service practices of automotive heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Identification, recovery, recycling, and recharging of R134A systems. Heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC) controls and diagnosis. Use/application of diagnostic equipment. Minimum 2.0 grade required for course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 178G
GM Heating and Air Conditioning (6)

Theory, operation, diagnosis, and service practices of automotive heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Identification, recovery, recycling, and recharging of R134A systems. Heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC) controls and diagnosis. Use/application of diagnostic equipment. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Minimum 2.0 required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 180T
Fundamentals of Auto Service Training (6)

This course introduces students to the automotive industry and presents an overview of vehicle and dealership systems. Includes new model product information, customer satisfaction index (CSI), safety, basic servicing, shop practices, and new/used vehicle inspection. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 181T
Engine Repair (7)

Engine Mechanical system components, design, construction, and operation of the internal combustion engine. Includes engine removal, disassembly, inspection, measurement, repair and reassembly. Engine diagnostics and testing are performed. Prerequisite: AUTOT 186T with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 183T
Brakes and Suspension (16)

Brake theory, inspection, diagnosis, repair and adjustment of disc/drum type systems. Includes hydraulic, power assist, parking and anti-lock systems (ABS). Steering and suspension systems inspection, maintenance, diagnosis, and repair. Includes wheel balance and alignment. Prerequisite: AUTOT 186T with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 184T
Manual Gear Trains and Transaxles (6)

Manual transmission design, construction, operation, inspection, maintenance, diagnosis and repair on front, rear and all-wheel drive systems. Includes drive axles, differentials, hubs, transfer case service, and overhaul procedures. Prerequisite: AUTOT 186T with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 185T
Engine Control Systems (12)

Engine control systems theory, design, inspection, testing, diagnosis, and repair. Systems include ignition, fuel injection, air induction, engine control sensors, and engine control actuators. Emphasis is on using the correct diagnostic tools and procedures. Prerequisite: AUTOT 186T with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 186T
Electrical Systems (16)

Automotive electrical systems theory, construction, components, testing, diagnosis, and repair. Includes non-multiplexed, multiplexed, and microprocessor-controlled systems. Emphasis is on reading wiring diagrams and using electrical diagnostic tools and scan tools. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 187T
Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles (9)

Automatic transmission/transaxle theory, operation, inspection, testing, diagnosis, and repair of mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems. Includes remove and reinstall. Emphasis on using the proper diagnostic procedures and tools to diagnose faults in the system. Prerequisite: AUTOT 186T with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 188T
Heating and Air Conditioning (6)

Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system theory, operation, testing, diagnosis, and proper service practices. Includes identification, recovery, recycling, and recharging automotive HVAC systems. Emphasis is on using proper diagnostic procedures and tools. Prerequisite: AUTOT 186T with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 189T
Engine Emission Management Systems (6)

Engine emission management systems theory, components, testing, diagnosis, and repair. Emphasis is on using scan tools to interface with vehicle on-board diagnosis (OBD-II) to diagnose faults in the emission control systems. Prerequisite: AUTOT 185T with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 190
General Service Technician Internship (9)

Student will interview with employers to obtain an internship or employment experience at an automotive (or related industry) business. Skills learned in the General Service Technician program will be applied and evaluated at the job site. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, AUTOT 121 and AUTOT 122, basic automotive tool set. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 191
Automotive Service Technician Internship 1 (8)

Cooperative internship requires employment in an automotive business where students will practice skills learned in AUTOT 123; includes 2-3 on-site visits with student preformance evaluations. Prerequisite: AUTOT 123 completed with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 192
Automotive Service Technician Internship 2 (8)

Cooperative internship requires employment in an automotive business where students will practice skills learned in AUTOT 124; including on-site visits with student for performance evaluations 2-3 times per quarter. Prerequisite: AUTOT 124 completed with a 2.0 or higher. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 270
Fundamentals of Automotive Applied Learning (6)

Students enrolled in the factory-specific programs will work at a new car-truck dealership as an apprentice technician. Skills learned in the prerequisite class will be applied, and expanded upon both on the job and in the classroom. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Employment in a sponsoring Honda or Acura dealership required. Minimum 2.0 grade required to earn course credit. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 270H
Fundamentals of Automotive Applied Learning (6)

Students enrolled in the factory-specific programs will work at a new car-truck dealership as an apprentice technician. Skills learned in the prerequisite class will be applied and expanded upon both on the job and in the classroom. Minimum 2.0 grade required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment in a sponsoring Honda or Acura dealership required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 271H
Applied Learning Engine Mechanical (6)

This course expands upon, and reinforces the Honda Engine repair skills and theories learned in the Honda PACT Program. Students apply skills learned in field exercises. Minimum 2.0 grade required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Successful completion of AUTOT 171H (2.0 or higher). Employment in a sponsoring Honda/Acura dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 271C
Applied Learning Engine Mechanical (6)

This course reinforces and validates the MOPAR Engine Mechanical System theories and practical application learned in the MOPAR CAP Program. Minimum 2.0 grade is required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a FCA Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 271G
Applied Learning GM Engine Mechanical (6)

After completing this course the student will be able to diagnose, service and repair automotive electrical systems utilizing manufacturer specified procedures. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Completion of AUTOT 171G with a 2.0 or higher. Employment in a sponsoring General Motors dealership or AC Delco approved repair facility required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 272C
Applied Learning Brake Systems (6)

This course reinforces the MOPAR Brakes System theories and practical application learned in the MOPAR CAP Program. Minimum 2.0 grade required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a FCA Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 272G
Applied Learning GM Brake Systems (6)

This course reinforces the GM Brakes System theories and practical application learned in the GM ASEP Program. Demonstrate competency in applied learning activities. A minimum 2.0 is required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Completion of AUTOT 172G with a 2.0 or higher. Employment in a sponsoring General Motors dealership or AC Delco approved repair facility required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 272H
Applied Learning Brake Systems (6)

This course reinforces the Honda Brakes System theories and practical application learned in the Honda PACT Program. Students will demonstrate competency in applied learning activities. A minimum 2.0 grade is required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a Honda/Acura dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 273H
Applied Learning Steering & Suspension Systems (6)

This course reinforces the Honda Steering & Suspension theories and practical application learned in the Honda PACT Program. Students will demonstrate competency in applied learning activities. A minimum 2.0 grade is required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a Honda/Acura dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 273G
Applied Learning Steering & Suspension Systems (6)

This course reinforces the GM Steering & Suspension theories and practical application learned in the GM ASEP Program. Demonstrate competency in applied learning activities. A minimum 2.0 grade is required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Completion of AUTOT 173G with a 2.0 or higher. Employment in a sponsoring General Motors dealership or AC Delco approved repair facililty required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 273C
Applied Learning Steering & Suspension Systems (6)

This course reinforces the MOPAR Steering & Suspension theories and practical application learned in the FAC Mopar CAP Program. Minimum 2.0 grade is required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a FCA Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 274H
Applied Learning Transmissions/Transaxles (6)

Students will participate in a variety of online activities to support their understanding and application of vehicle repairs related to the manual and automatic transmissions/transaxles. Minimum 2.0 grade required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a Honda/Acura dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 274C
Applied Learning Manual Transmissions/Transaxles (6)

Students will participate in a variety of online activities to support their understanding and application of vehicle repairs related to manual transmissions/transaxles. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Employment by an FCA Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 274G
Applied Learning GM Manual Drivetrain Systems (6)

Participate in a variety of online activities to support their understanding and application of vehicle repairs related to the GM manual drivetrains and related systems. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Completion of AUTOT 174G with a 2.0 or higher. Emplotyment in a sponsoring General Motors dealership or AC Delco approved repair facility required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 275G
Applied Learning GM Engine Performance (6)

After completing this course the student will demonstrate the ability to work as an entry level technician in a new car dealership service department as an integral part of the service department team. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Successful completion of AUTOT 175G with a 2.0 or higher. Employment in a sponsoring General Motors dealership or AC Delco approved repair facility required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 275C
Applied Learning Engine Performance (6)

This course reinforces the MOPAR Engine Performance System theories and practical application learned in the MOPAR CAP Program. A minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a FCA Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 275H
Applied Learning Engine Performance (6)

This course expands upon, and reinforces the Honda Engine Management and Emission Systems skills and theories learned in the Honda PACT Program. Students apply skills learned in field exercises. Minimum 2.0 grade required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Successful completion of AUTOT 175H (2.0 or higher). Employment in a sponsoring Honda/Acura dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 276C
Applied Learning Electrical Systems (6)

This course reinforces the MOPAR Electrical Systems theories and practical application learned in the MOPAR CAP Program. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a FCA Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 276G
Applied Learning GM Electrical Systems (6)

Students enrolled in the factory-specific programs will work at a new car-truck dealership as an apprentice technician. Skills learned in the prerequisite class will be applied, and expanded upon both on the job and in the classroom. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Completion of AUTOT 176G with a 2.0 or higher. Employment in a sponsoring General Motors dealership or AC Delco approved repair facility required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 276H
Applied Learning Electrical Systems (6)

This course expands upon, and reinforces the Honda Electrical Systems skills and theories learned in the Honda PACT program. Students apply skills learned in field exercises. Minimum 2.0 grade to receive course credit. Prerequisite: Successful completion of AUTOT 176H (2.0 or higher) Employment by a Honda/Acura dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 276
Electrical Systems Practicum (8)

Students enrolled in the factory-specific programs will work at a new car-truck dealership as an apprentice technician. Skills learned in the prerequisite class will be applied, and expanded upon both on the job and in the classroom. Prerequisite: Successful completion of AUTOT 176H (2.0 or higher). Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 277C
Applied Learning Auto Transmissions (6)

Students willl participate in a variety of online activities to support their understanding and application of vehicle repairs related to automatic transmissions/transaxles. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by an FCA Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 277G
Applied Learning Transmissions/Transaxles (6)

Participate in a variety of online activities to support their understanding and application of vehicle repairs related to the automatic transmissions/transaxles. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Completion of AUTOT 177G with a 2.0 or higher. Emplolyment in a sponsoring General Motors dealership or AC Delco approved repair facility is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 278G
Applied Learning GM Heating & Air Cond Systems (6)

Course reinforces the GM Heating & Air Conditioning systems theories and skills learned in the GM ASEP Program. Demonstrate competency in applied learning activities. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Completion of AUTOT 178G with a 2.0 or higher. Employment in a sponsoring GM dealership or AC Delco approved repair facility is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 278H
Applied Learning Heating & Air Cond Systems (6)

This course expands upon, and reinforces the Honda heating & Air Conditioning systems skills and theories learned in the Honda PACT Program. Students apply skills learned in field exercises. Minimum 2.0 grade required to earn course credit. Prerequisite: Successful completion of AUTOT 178H (2.0 or higher). Employment in a sponsering Honda/Acura dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 278C
Applied Learning Heating and Air Conditioning (6)

This course reinforces the MOPAR Heating and Air Conditioning System theories and practical application leaerned in the MOPAR CAP Program. Minimum 2.0 required. Prerequisite: Instructor permission required. Employment by a FCA Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Ram dealership is required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 281
T-TEN Cooperative Internship 1 (10)

T-TEN students enrolled in this course work at a Toyota or Lexus Dealership as an apprentice technician. This cooperative working/learning experience (in-dealership) is to apply and further develop skills learned during the previous instructional course. Cooperation involves the students, dealerships, manufacturer, and the college. Prerequisite: AUTOT 186T with 2.0 grade minimum. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 282
T-TEN Cooperative Internship 2 (10)

T-TEN Students enrolled in this course work at a Toyota or Lexus Dealership as an apprentice technician. This cooperative working/learning experience (in-dealership) is to apply and further develop skills learned during the previous instructional quarter. Cooperation involves the students, dealerships, manufacturer, and the college. Prerequisite: AUTOT 185T with 2.0 grade minimum. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 283
T-TEN Cooperative Internship 3 (10)

T-TEN students enrolled in this course work at a Toyota or Lexus Dealership as an apprentice technician. This cooperative working/learning experience (in-dealership) is to apply and futher develop skills learned during the previous instructional course. Cooperation involves the students, dealerships, manufacturer, and the college. Prerequisite: AUTOT 183T with 2.0 grade minimum. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 284
T-TEN Cooperative Internship 4 (10)

T-TEN students enrolled in this course work at a Toyota or Lexus Dealership as an apprentice technician. This cooperative working/learning experience (in-dealership) is to apply and reinforce skills learned during the previous instructional course. Cooperation involves the students, dealerships, manufacturer, and the college. Prerequisie: AUTOT 187T with 2.0 grade minimum. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 291
Cooperative Dealership Experience I (20)

Students enrolled in the factory-specific programs will work at a new car-truck dealership as an apprentice technician. This is a cooperative experience involving the student, dealership, manufacturer, and Shoreline Community College to reinforce and apply skills learned during previous quarters. Mandatory decimal grading. Dealership sponsor required.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 292
Cooperative Dealership Experience II (20)

Students enrolled in the factory-specific programs will work at a new car-truck dealership as an apprentice technician. This is a cooperative experience involving the student, dealership, manufacturer, and Shoreline Community College to reinforce and apply skills learned during previous quarters. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading. Dealership sponsor required.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 293
Cooperative Dealership Experience III (20)

Students enrolled in the factory-specific programs will work at a new car-truck dealership as an apprentice technician. This is a cooperative experience involving the student, dealership, manufacturer, and Shoreline Community College to reinforce and apply skills learned during previous quarters. Permission. Mandatory decimal grading. Dealership sponsor required.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 294
Cooperative Dealership Experience IV (20)

Students enrolled in the factory-specific programs will work at a newcar-truck dealership as an apprentice technician. This is a cooperative experience involving the student, dealership, manufacturer, and Shoreline Community College to reinforce and apply skills learned during previous quarters. Instructor permission required. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 295
Special Topics in Automotive Technology (4)

Classes focusing on specific issues and/or topics of interest in Automotive Technology. Prerequisite: Instructor permission. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 297
Individual Projects in Automotive Technology (1)

Individual project in a specific area of Automotive Technology. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience. Mandatory decimal grading.

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY 298
Individual Projects in Automotive Technology (2)

Individual project in a specific area of Automotive Technology. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience. Mandatory decimal grading.