Morgan Community College

Automotive Service Technology

The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) in Automotive Service Technology Program at Morgan Community College prepares students to secure work in many different aspects of the automotive service field. Positions include general automotive technician, light or heavy-duty technician, or drivability technician.

The program meets Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards, established by the National Automobile Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) and is NATEF certified. All program faculty are ASE Master certified. Training includes work site experience. In order for students to meet NATEF requirements, students are required to purchase the applicable textbooks before attending class.

Tools are not required for program completion; however, they will be required to gain employment in the industry. Students will get special price incentives on tools as students of the Automotive Service Technology program. Many vendors participate in this program.

Accreditation: National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, Inc. (NATEF)

Automotive Service Technology Certificate

COURSE REQUIREMENTS:

Course

Course Title

Credits

LEVEL I

33

ASE 102

Introduction to Automotive Shop

2

ASE 110

Brakes I

3

ASE 120

Basic Automotive Electricity

2

ASE 123

Auto Battery, Starting & Charging Systems

2

ASE 130

General Engine Diagnosis

2

ASE 132

Ignition System Diagnosis & Repair

2

ASE 134

Automotive Emissions

2

ASE 150

Automotive U-joint & Axle Shaft Service

2

ASE 160

Automotive Engine Removal & Installation

1

ASE 161

Engine Disassembly/Diagnosis/ Assembly

5

ASE 221

Automotive Body Electrical

4

ASE 231

Automotive Computers

2

ASE 233

Fuel Injection and Exhaust Systems

4

ADDITIONAL COURSES REQUIRED

FOR CERTIFICATE:

2

COM 100

Workplace Communication

1

MAT 178

Math for Industrial Trades

1

TOTAL CREDITS

35

M_CER_ATC

Associate of Applied Science in Automotive Service Technology

COURSE REQUIREMENTS:

Course

Course Title

Credits

LEVEL I

33

ASE 102

Introduction to Automotive Shop

2

ASE 110

Brakes I

3

ASE 120

Basic Automotive Electricity

2

ASE 123

Auto Battery, Starting & Charging Systems

2

ASE 130

General Engine Diagnosis

2

ASE 132

Ignition System Diagnosis & Repair

2

ASE 134

Automotive Emissions

2

ASE 150

Automotive U-joint & Axle Shaft Service

2

ASE 160

Automotive Engine Removal & Installation

1

ASE 161

Engine Disassembly/Diagnosis/ Assembly

5

ASE 221

Automotive Body Electrical

4

ASE 231

Automotive Computers

2

ASE 233

Fuel Injection and Exhaust Systems

4

Above courses are all contained within the CERTIFICATE

LEVEL II

27

ASE 140

Suspension & Steering I

3

ASE 151

Auto Manual Transmission/Transaxles & Clutches

2

ASE 152

Differentials & 4WD/AWD Service

2

ASE 210

Brakes II

3

ASE 220

Specialized Electronics Training

2

ASE 235

Drivability & Diagnosis

1

ASE 240

Suspension & Steering II

3

ASE 250

Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Service

1

ASE 251

Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Diagnosis & Assemblies

5

ASE 265

Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning

5

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES

15

BUS 115

Introduction to Business

3

COM 105

Career Communications

3

CIS 118

Introduction to PC Applications

3

MAT 107

Career Mathematics

3

Select ONE of these courses:

HWE 122

Responding to Emergencies* (2)

3

 

or

 

ENG 121

English Composition I: CO1 (3)

TOTAL CREDITS

75

M_CER_ATC

*Students taking the (2) credit HWE 122 will be (1) credit short of General Education Courses. Advisor will accept (1) credit of MAT 178 or other course in substitution.



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2015-2016 Morgan Community College Catalog & November 2015 Addendum

CATALOG INFORMATION

ADDENDUM 2015-2016

GOVERNANCE

MISSION, VISION, VALUES & STRATEGIC COMMITMENTS

MAPS, DIRECTIONS, ADDRESSES & LOCATIONS

HISTORY

ACCREDITATION

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

ACADEMIC STANDING

ADMISSIONS

ADVISING

ASSESSMENT

COLLEGE CLOSURES

COURSES

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS (Alphabetical)

AAA-Advancing Academic Achievement Courses

ABM-Agriculture Business Management Courses

ACC-Accounting Courses

ACT-Automotive Collision Technology Courses

AGB-Agriculture Business Courses

AGE-Agriculture Economics Courses

AGY- Agriculture Crop and Soils Courses

AME-Agriculture Mechanics Courses

ANT-Anthropology Courses

ART-Art Courses

ASE-Automotive Service Technology Courses

ASL-American Sign Language Courses

AST-Astronomy Courses

AVT-Aviation Technology

BIO-Biology Courses

BTE-Business Technologies Courses

BUS-Business Courses

CCR-College Composition and Reading Courses

CHE-Chemistry Courses

CIS-Computer Information Systems Courses

COM-Communication Courses

CRJ-Criminal Justice Courses

CSC-Computer Science Courses

CSL-Counseling Courses

ECE-Early Childhood Education Courses

ECO-Economics Courses

EDU-Education Courses

EIC-Electricity Industrial/Commercial Courses

ELT-Electronics Courses

EMS-Emergency Medical Services Courses

ENG-English Courses

ENV-Environmental Science Courses

ESL-English as a Second Language Courses

FST-Fire Science Technology Courses

Foreign Language Courses***

GEO-Geography Courses

GEY-Geology Courses

HHP-Holistic Health Professional Courses

HIS-History Courses

HPR-Health Professional Courses

HUM-Humanities Courses

HWE-Health and Wellness Courses

JOU-Journalism Courses

LIT-Literature Courses

MAN-Management Courses

MAR-Marketing Courses

MAT-Mathematics Courses

MGD-Multimedia Graphic Design Courses

MOT-Medical Office Technology Courses

MST-Massage Therapy Courses

MTE-Manufacturing Technology Courses

MUS-Music Courses

NUA-Nursing Assistant Courses

NUR-Nursing Courses

PED-Physical Education Courses

PHI-Philosophy Courses

PHY-Physics Courses

POS-Political Science Courses

PPT-Power Plant Technology Courses

PSY-Psychology Courses

RAM-Range Management Courses

REA-Reading Courses

REE-Real Estate Courses

RTE-Radiologic Technology Courses

SCI-Science Courses

SOC-Sociology Courses

SPA-Spanish Language Courses

SVT-Sport Vehicle Technology Courses

THE-Theatre Courses

WEL-Welding Courses

DEGREES & CERTIFICATES

List of Degrees & Certificates Offered

Associate of Arts

Associate of Arts Degrees with Designation

Associate of Arts: Other Agreements

Associate of General Studies

Associate of Science

A.S. Degrees With Designation

Agriculture & Rural Business

Applied Technology

Automotive Collision Repair

Automotive Service Technology

Business

Early Childhood Education

Emergency Medical Services

Health Science Technology

Human Performance/ Physical Fitness

Industrial Electrical/Mechanical Maintenance

Massage Therapy

Medical Office Technologies

Medical Office Administrative Assistant

Multimedia

Nurse Aide

Nursing

Phlebotomy

Radiology Technology

Welding Technologies

FINANCIAL AID

GRADES & GRADING

GRADUATION & TRANSFER

LEGAL NOTICES & CONSUMER INFORMATION

PERSONNEL & STAFF DIRECTORY

REGISTRATION

SAFETY ISSUES & NOTICES

MISSION, VISION, VALUES & STRATEGIC COMMITMENTS

STUDENT RECORDS AND TRANSCRIPTS

STUDENT LIFE, ACTIVITIES, & SERVICES

STUDENT RIGHTS & RESPONSIBILITIES

TUITION CLASSIFICATION

TUITION, FEES, PAYMENTS & REFUND POLICIES

Index