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Automotive Technology Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 76
Program Start: Fall

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

 The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

 When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

 Courses are subject to change.

◆ General education course
▣ Non-transfer general education course
► Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite.
◧ Course meets the first 4 weeks of the semester.
◨ Course meets the second 4 weeks of the semester.
◩ Course meets the third 4 weeks of the semester.
◪ Course meets the fourth 4 weeks of the semester.

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Semester 1
AUT-106 Introduction to Automotive Technology ◧ 2
AUT-109 Introduction to Automotive Technology II ◧ 2
AUT-164 Automotive Engine Repair ◨ 4
AUT-504 Automotive Brake Systems ◪ 4
AUT-610 Automotive Electrical I ◩ 4
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3
MAT-156 Statistics -OR- 3
Math Electives 3
Total Credits 19

Semester 2
AUT-307 Automotive Manual Transmissions and Transaxles ◨ 4
AUT-404 Automotive Suspension and Steering ◪ 4
AUT-643 Auto Starting, Charging, and Electrical 4
AUT-842 Automotive Computerized Engine Controls ◩ 4
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology 3
Total Credits 19

Semester 3
AUT-537 Automotive Advanced Brake Systems 4
AUT-704 Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning ◨ 4
AUT-834 Automotive Fuel Systems ◪ 4
AUT-886 Comprehensive Application 4
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace -OR- 3
ENG-105 Composition I 3
Total Credits 19

Semester 4
AUT-204 Automotive Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles ◩ 4
AUT-315 Automotive Differentials and 4-Wheel Drive ◧ 4
AUT-631 Automotive Electronics **** 4
AUT-827 Automotive Ignition Systems 4
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3
Total Credits 19

Math Electives
MAT-122 College Algebra 5
MAT-128 Precalculus 4
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
MAT-210 Calculus I 4
MAT-216 Calculus II 4
MAT-219 Calculus III 4

Student Success Specialist

De'Carlos Anderson
Butler Hall 122
319-296-2329 ext.1228
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Program Advisors

Bill Koch
Butler Hall 128
319-296-2329 ext.1759
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Brian Thomas
Butler Hall 128
319-296-2329 ext.1325
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Administrative Assistant

Dianne Lellig
Butler Hall 131
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Applied Sciences and Engineering Technology

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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