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A "T" located to the left of the available semester indicates transfer to Murray State University, Southeast Missouri State University, and Southern Illinois University-Carbondale as per articulation agreements. These courses will also transfer to most public four-year institutions in the state of Illinois.


AUT 122 ENGINE PERFORMANCE I

Fall

This course is a study of ignition systems, computer and input sensors, distributor ignition systems, electronic ignition systems, and on-board diagnostic II systems.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 129 ENGINE PERFORMANCE II

Fall

This course is a study of basic fuel systems, intake and exhaust systems, emission control systems, computer-controlled carburetors, and electronic fuel injection.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 130 AUTOBODY I

Fall

This course introduces safety, tools, and the basic fundamentals of auto body repair. Topics include: shop safety, damage analysis, tools and equipment, repair techniques, material selection, material usage and other related topics. Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): None


AUT 131 AUTOBODY II

Spring

This course introduces safety, tools, and the fundamentals of auto body repair. Topics include: shop safety, panel repair and replacement, corrosion protection, paint preparation and proper painting procedures, final detailing, welding and cutting procedures, fiberglass, plastic and composite materials, recognizing various types of mechanical damage, as well as standard and specialty equipment and tools. Special emphasis placed on safety and environmental issues.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): None


AUT 132 ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS

Spring

This course is a study of safety, basic theories, electrical components, wiring and circuit diagrams, automotive batteries, direct current motors and the starting system, charging systems, lighting circuits, instrumentation, electrical accessories, and chassis electronic control systems.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 133 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION/TRANSAXLE

Spring

This course is a study of safety, drive train theory, general theories of operation, hydraulic torque multipliers, planetary gears and shafts, hydraulic systems and apply devices, common automatic transmissions, and electronic automatic transmissions.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 135 BRAKES

T Fall

This course is a study of automotive fundamental safety, master cylinders, power-assist units, hydraulic lines and valves, disk brakes, drum brakes, antilock braking system, parking brake, brake electric and electronic components. Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 136 SUSPENSION AND STEERING

T Spring

This course is a study of automotive suspensions and steering systems basic theory, safety practices, wheel bearings, tires and wheels, shock absorbers and struts, front and rear suspension systems, computer controlled suspension systems, steering columns and steering linkage mechanisms, power steering pumps, steering gears, four wheel steering, frames, camber, caster, SAI, setback, toe, and computer alignment systems.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 137 ENGINE REPAIR

T Spring

This course is a study of theory of engine operation, safety, operating systems, diagnosis, sealer gaskets, fasteners, tools and machinery, engine removal and disassembly, manifolds, cylinder heads and reconditioning, valve train, block assembly, engine re-assembly and installation.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 138 MANUAL DRIVE TRAIN AND AXLES

T Spring

This course is a study of safety, drive train theory, clutches, manual transmissions/transmission front drive axles, drive shafts, and universal joints, differentials and drive axles, four-wheel drive systems, drive train electrical and electronic systems.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 139 AUTO HEATING AND AC

T Spring

This course is a study of auto air conditioning and heating and its history and purpose, its health and safety, its temperature and pressure fundamentals, the refrigeration system, system components, compress and clutches, system servicing, testing, and diagnosis, case and duct systems, retrofit systems, system controls, engine cooling and comfort heating system.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 150 BASIC DIESEL

Fall

This course will cover terminology and theory of various diesel engine systems. Students will learn operating principles, services and repair of modern diesel engines, troubleshooting, and diagnosis and repair procedures. Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 197 AUTOMOTIVE INTERNSHIP

Summer

This course is designed to provide employment experience in a position that will utilize the specialized skills of the student enrolled in this program. Each student is required to complete 150 hours at an approved worksite during the semester.

Credit: 2 hours - Ten lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Career Development-INT 111 and Instructor's Approval.


AUT 225 ENGINE PERFORMANCE/COMPUTER CONTROL I

T Fall

This course is a study of a review of electric and electronics, computers in cars, common components, general motors, computer command control, general motors' electronic fuel injection, recent changes in general motors' engine controls.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 230 ENGINE PERFORMANCE/COMPUTER CONTROL II

Fall

This course is a continued study of computerized engine controls. Covered are Cadillac's digital fuel injection, Ford's microprocessor control unit, Ford's EEC I, EEC II, EEC III, Ford's electronic engine control (EEC IV), recent Ford Motor Company engine control systems, Chrysler's oxygen feedback system, Chrysler's single-point and multi-point fuel injection systems, Chrysler's multiplexing and computer developments, European (Bosch) engine control systems, Asian computer control systems, electronically controlled diesel engine systems.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Engine Performance/Computer Control I-AUT 225 and Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


AUT 232 ADVANCED ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS Spring

This course is the advanced study of safety, theories, electrical components, wiring and circuit diagrams, automotive batteries, direct current motors and the starting system, charging system, lighting circuits, instrumentation, electrical accessories and chassis electronic control systems.

Credit: 3 hours - Two lecture and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisite(s): Basics of College Reading and Writing-ENG 047.


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