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Program of Study for the Automotive Technology Department


DEGREE CURRICULUM (ASE)

 Course     Credit Hours
 Area I: Written and Oral Communications 3
 ENG 101 English Composition I   
   
 Area II: Humanities and Fine Arts 6
 Humanities/Fine Arts Elective    3
 SPH 106 Fundamentals of Oral Communication OR  
 SPH 107 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
   
 Area III: Natural Sciences and Mathematics 6-7
 MTH 116 Mathematical Applications   3
 Science/Math Elective 3-4
   
 Area IV: History, Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
 History/Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective     3
   
 Area V: Career and Technical Courses        55-57
 Required Orientation Courses  
 ORI 101 Orientation to College OR  
 ORI 105 Orientation and Student Success   1-3
 ORI 104 WorkKeys® Assessment and Advisement    1
 CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications 3
   
 Required Field of Concentration Courses  
 ASE 101 Fundamentals of Automotive Technology    3
 ASE 112 Electrical Fundamentals    3
 ASE 121 Braking Systems 3
 ASE 122 Steering and Suspension 3
 ASE 124 Automotive Engines 3
 ASE 130 Drive Train and Axles 3
 ASE 133 Motor Vehicle Air Conditioning    3
 ASE 162 Electrical and Electronic Systems        3
 ASE 191 CO-OP   2
 ASE 212 Advanced Electrical and Electronic Systems 3
 ASE 224 Manual Transmission/Transaxle    3
 ASE 230 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle    3
 ASE 239 Engine Performance   3
 ASE 244 Engine Performance and Diagnostics       3
 ASE 246 Automotive Emissions    3
 ASE 291 CO-OP 3
 WKO 106 Workplace Skills 3
 Total Field of Concentration Credits    50
 Total Credits for Degree    73-76
 
 

 CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM

 
 Course Credit Hours
 Area I: Written and Oral Communications
3
 ENG 101 English Composition I    3

 Area II:  Humanities and Fine Arts 3
 SPH 106 Fundamentals of Oral Communication OR  
 SPH 107 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
   
 Area III: Natural Sciences and Mathematics 3
 MTH 116 Mathematical Applications 3
 
 Area V: Career and Technical Courses 50
 Required Orientation Courses
 ORI 101 Orientation to College 1
 ORI 104 WorkKeys® Assessment and Advisement 1
 CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications 3
 Required Field of Concentration Courses
 ASE 101 Fundamentals of Automotive Technology 3
 ASE 112 Electrical Fundamentals 3
 ASE 121 Braking Systems 3
 ASE 122 Steering and Suspension 3
 ASE 124 Automotive Engines 3
 ASE 130 Drive Train and Axles 3
 ASE 133 Motor Vehicle Air Conditioning 3
 ASE 162 Electrical and Electronic Systems 3
 ASE 212 Advanced Electrical and Electronic Systems 3
 ASE 224 Manual Transmission/Transaxle 3
 ASE 230 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle 3
 ASE 239 Engine Performance 3
 ASE 244 Engine Performance and Diagnostics 3
 ASE 246 Automotive Emissions 3
 ASE 291 CO-OP 3
 Total Field of Concentration Credits 45
 Total Credits for Certificate 59

 



 

 BASIC AUTOMOTIVE, TRUCK, AND TRACTOR
 SERVICE AND REPAIR (ASA)


 (Wallace Campus)
 

SHORT CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM


 Course Credit Hours
 Area V: Career and Technical Courses 29
 Required Field of Concentration Courses
 ASE 101 Fundamentals of Automotive Technology 3
 ASE 112 Electrical Fundamentals 3
 ASE 121 Braking Systems 3
 ASE 122 Steering and Suspension 3
 ASE 124 Automotive Engines 3
 ASE 130 Drive Train and Axles 3
 ASE 133 Motor Vehicle Air Conditioning 3
 ASE 191 CO-OP 2
 ASE 239 Engine Performance 3
 WKO 106 Workplace Skills 3
 Total Credits for Short Certificate 29