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Technical Program - Automotive Technology - Lake Land College, Mattoon, IL

Automotive Technology (AAS.AUTO)

Associate Degree in Applied Science

This degree prepares students with entry-level skills and knowledge necessary for employment in automotive repair maintenance shops as service or parts personnel. The curriculum is Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certified and is designed to prepare students for ASE certification. Instruction is provided in a shop equipped with the most up-to-date equipment available. Students entering this program must purchase hand tools and uniforms needed for use in the program. The cost of the required tools can be up to $3,400 depending on brand/source.  The required uniforms are approx. $140 and textbooks/lab manuals are approx. $450.  A list of required tools can be obtained from counselors or auto instructors.

 

 


For more information contact:
Kevin Miller
217-234-5286
kmiller@lakeland.cc.il.us

* There are prerequisites or course requisites for this course
** Electives must be approved by Program Coordinator or Division Chair
one cross Course only offered fall semester
Footnote 2 Course only offered spring and summer semester
Footnote 3 Course only offered spring semester
Footnote 4 Courses offered in odd numbered years only
Footnote 5 Courses offered in even numbered years only
Footnote 6 SOS 050 Human Relations and PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology cannot be used as a social science elective
Footnote 7 Consult Academic Advisor for appropriate course
1 Courses only offered Summer semester
2 N/A




First Year
First Semester
AUT 048 Introduction to Automotive Technology +
2
AUT 050 Engine Repair +
5
AUT 051 Electrical Systems I
4
ENG 050 Writing for Industry
3
TEC 048 Applied Shop Computations
3
  Total Semester Hours:
17
 
Second Semester
AUT 052 Engine Performance I +++
5
SPE 111 Introduction to Speech Communication
3
Social Science Elective
2
HED 178 Responding to Emergencies
2
AUT 053 Brake Systems +++
4
  Total Semester Hours:
16
 
Summer Term
AUT 054 Heating and Air Conditioning * 1
3
AUT 075 Supervised Occupational Experience (SOE) * 1
3 - 5
  Total Semester Hours:
6 - 8
 

Second Year
First Semester
AUT 059 Electrical Systems II * +
4
AUT 080 Steering and Suspension * +
4
AUT 081 Engine Performance II * +
5
Economics Elective
3
  Total Semester Hours:
16
 
Second Semester
AUT 076 Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles * +++
5
AUT 082 Manual Drive Train and Axles * +++
5
AUT 083 Engine Performance III * +++
2
AUT 089 ASE Test Review +++
2
Technical Elective
2
  Total Semester Hours:
16
 

Suggested Electives
Suggested Electives
SFS 101 Strategies for Success (Social Science elective)
2
ECO 130 or ECO 231 American Economy or Principles of Economics 1
3
IND 044 or Fluid Power
2
MTT 050 or Intro to Machining  
WEL 057 or Welding Fundamentals  
BUS 142 Intro to Business  
   

If transfer courses are desired see counselor/advisor

Total Program Hours: 71 - 73
Last Updated: 10/25/11

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