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

AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

LEVEL I (33 credits)

Course

Course Title

Credits

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:

COM 100

Workplace Communication

1

MAT 178

Math for Industrial Trades

1

TOTAL CREDITS

35

M_CER_ATC Approved by CCCS

Associate of Applied Science in Automotive Service Technology

ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE IN

AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE TECHNOLOGY

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

LEVEL I (33 credits)

Course

Course Title

Credits

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 credits)

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

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)

 

or

or

3

ENG 121

English Composition I: CO1 (3)

 

TOTAL CREDITS

75

M_CER_ATC-Approved by CCCS

*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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2013-2014 Morgan Community College Catalog w/March 2014 Addendum

Additions, Changes, Deletions, and Corrections

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

CATALOG INFORMATION

ACCREDITATION

ABOUT MCC, GOVERNANCE, MISSION & HISTORY

MAPS, DIRECTIONS, ADDRESSES & LOCATIONS

ADMISSIONS

ASSESSMENT

ADVISING

REGISTRATION

TUITION CLASSIFICATION

PRIVACY

COURSE OPTIONS

GRADES AND GRADING

ACADEMIC STANDING AND ACADEMIC RENEWAL

GRADUATION POLICIES

STUDENT RECORDS AND TRANSCRIPTS

TRANSFER FROM MCC

FINANCIAL AID

TUITION, FEES, PAYMENTS & REFUND POLICIES

STUDENT LIFE, ACTIVITIES, & SERVICES FOR STUDENTS

SAFETY ISSUES & NOTICES

COLLEGE CLOSURES

STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

LEGAL NOTICES & CONSUMER INFORMATION

DEGREES & CERTIFICATES

Explanation of Types of Degrees & Certificates

Explanation of Statewide Articulation Agreements

Associate of Arts Degrees with Designation

Associate of Science Degrees with Designation

Other Agreements

AG/BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

APPLIED TECHNOLOGY

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS

ASSOCIATE OF GENERAL STUDIES

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE

AUTOMOTIVE COLLISION TECHNOLOGY

AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE TECHNOLOGY

BUSINESS

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

FIRE SCIENCE

HEALTH SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY

HUMAN RESOURCES

MASSAGE THERAPY

MEDICAL ASSISTANT

MULTIMEDIA

NURSE AIDE

NURSING

OFFICE SUPPORT SPECIALIST

PHLEBOTOMY

PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT

RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY

REAL ESTATE

SUPERVISION

WELDING

COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

Courses (Alphabetical)

AAA-Academic Achievement Strategies Courses

ABM-Agriculture & Business Management Courses

ACC-Accounting Courses

ACT-Automotive Collision Technology Courses

AGB-Agriculture Business

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

BIO-Biology Courses

BTE-Business Technologies Courses

BUS-Business Courses

CCR 091 College Composition and Reading Lab

CCR 092 College Composition and Reading

CCR 093 College Composition and Reading Studio D

CCR 094 College Composition and Reading Studio 121

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

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

MUS-Music Courses

NUA-Nursing Assistant Courses

NUR-Nursing Courses

PED-Physical Education Courses

PER-Physical Education Recreation Courses

PHI-Philosophy Courses

PHY-Physics Courses

POS-Political Science Courses

PSY-Psychology Courses

PTA-Physical Therapist Assistant 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

Course Numbering System

Credit Hours

Course Prerequisites

Course Co-requisites

Guaranteed Transfer Courses (GT/gtPathways)

Internship/Clinical/ Practicum/Service Learning/Cooperative Education Work Experience Courses

Special Topics: Seminars, Workshops (175-178 and 275-278)

Prefix Discipline/Program Area

PERSONNEL/STAFF DIRECTORY

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