AUTO - Automotive

AUTO 1313 - Wrecker Operation & Estimating

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
3
Description: 

This course provides instruction and practical experience in wrecker operation including hook-ups, winching, dolly use, wheel lifts, and safety. It includes instruction and practical experience in auto body damage estimate writing and analysis.

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AUTO 1306 - Rust Repair

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
6
Description: 
Encompasses the causes, repair, and prevention of rust formation and develops an awareness in the student that it is his/her ethical duty to make rust repairs properly and economically.

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AUTO 1245 - Truck Basic Electronics & Component Overhaul

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
5
Description: 

This course is designed to provide instruction in the diagnosis and repair of electrical circuits, alternators, distributors, starters, and fuel systems. Basic wrecker operation and the use of manuals and computer information services are also included.

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AUTO 1224 - Welding

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
4
Description: 

The application of several common welding methods in use in the heavy repair field is covered in this course. Actual welding using arc, gas, MIG, TIG, and spot are practiced in the lab. The safe use of the cutting torch and plasma cutter and "booth time" is supplemented by the use of various processes in the actual repair of vehicles and equipment.

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AUTO 1219 - Truck Brake, Steer & Suspension Systems

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
9
Description: 

This unit of instruction is designed to train high school graduates and adult learners in the service and diagnosis of light truck brake, steering, and suspension systems. Vehicle alignment, tire balancing, and vibration diagnosis are included. Students will be trained to operate a variety of brake, suspension, and alignment equipment while performing actual repairs, adjustments, and diagnosis. This training will supplement the students' truck education in preparation for entry-level employment.

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AUTO 1169 - Tune-Up Electrical Controls & Diagnostics

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
9
Description: 

The students will become proficient in diagnostics and repair of ignition systems, fuel systems, charging and starting systems, electrical & computer applications, emission systems, and complete engine diagnostics.

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AUTO 1149 - Inspection, Main, AC Heating & Cooling

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
9
Description: 

This course includes lab application of vehicle exhaust, tires, preventive maintenance, and annual safety inspection checks. Repair techniques to insure driver comfort and engine efficiency through the control of heat are studied as they apply to auto cooling, heating, and air conditioning systems.

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AUTO 1135 - Basic Electronic & Component Overhaul

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
5
Description: 

This course is designed to provide instruction in the diagnosis and repair of electrical circuits, charging systems, and starting systems. OHMS law, alternators, and starters will be investigated.

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AUTO 1124 - Automotive Welding

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
4
Description: 

This course covers all facets of welding as they apply to the servicing of cars and light trucks. Some methods covered are: stick, oxy-acetylene, MIG, and TIG. The safe use of the cutting torch and plasma cutter and "booth time" is supplemented by the use of various processes in the actual repair of vehicles and equipment.

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AUTO 1109 - Brakes, Steering & Suspension Systems

Level: 
Lower
Credits: 
9
Description: 

This course provides a practical understanding of the principles, operation, diagnosis, and repair of suspension, steering, and brake systems. Vehicle alignment, tire balancing, and vibration diagnosis are included. Students will be trained to operate a variety of brake, suspension, and alignment equipment while performing actual repairs, adjustments, and diagnosis. This training will supplement the students' auto education in preparation for entry-level employment.

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