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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Automotive Technology

Certificate of Achievement

 

Curriculum Code: 0140  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

This certificate program prepares individuals to take the State of Michigan Mechanics Certification Tests to become licensed automotive technicians through the Secretary of State.  State certification tests are available at the end of fall and spring semester in the LCC Automotive Program Office.  The Automotive Technology Program is a National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Certified Training Program, evaluated by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE).

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Transportation Technologies Department, West Campus Building, Room M103, telephone number (517) 267-5880.

 

REQUIREMENTS (See Note 1)

TOTAL:  33 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

AUTO 100

Auto Service I

3

AUTO 110

Auto Electrical Theory

5

AUTO 120

Auto Drivetrain

3

AUTO 130

Automotive Engines

3

AUTO 140

Automotive Brakes

3

AUTO 150

Auto Steering & Suspension

3

AUTO 160

Auto Heat & Air Conditioning

3

AUTO 215

Engine Performance/Tune-Up

5

AUTO 225

Automotive Computers

5

 

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  3-6 CREDITS

Complete the indicated number of credits from EACH CHOICE listed below.

 

CHOICE 1:  Automotive Related

3-6 Credits

AUTO 121

Automatic Transmissions I

5

AUTO 122

Automatic Transmissions II

3

AUTO 134

Light Duty Diesel Engines

3

AUTO 235

Adv Computer/ABS Brake System

3

AUTO 280

Automotive Service Laboratory

6

AUTO 285

Automotive Internship

3

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

36

 

NOTE:

 

1.

It is recommended that students have the equivalent of a Math Level 4 to be successful in this curriculum. Math placement testing is available in the Assessment Center, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, Suite 2100, telephone number (517) 267-5500.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

I

II

III

 

AUTO 100

AUTO 120

AUTO 150

 

AUTO 110

AUTO 140

AUTO 225

 

AUTO 130

AUTO 160

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AUTO 215

 

 

                   

 

 



 
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