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AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY

Curriculum
Total Degree Credits: 67.0

First Year, Fall Semester
AU 150 - Introduction to Automotive Technology Credit Hours: 2
AU 160 - Automotive Electrical Credit Hours: 2
AU 161 - Lab for Automotive Electrical Credit Hours: 2
AU 162 - Automotive Engines Credit Hours: 2
AU 163 - Lab for Automotive Engines Credit Hours: 2
EN 120 - Composition and Occupational Communication Credit Hours: 3 or
EN 110 - College Composition Credit Hours: 3
MT 121 - Technical Mathematics I Credit Hours: 4

First Year, Spring Semester
AU 170 - Automotive Brakes Credit Hours: 2
AU 171 - Lab for Automotive Brakes Credit Hours: 2
AU 174 - Manual Transmissions and Transaxles Credit Hours: 2
AU 175 - Lab for Manual Transmissions and Transaxles Credit Hours: 2
EN 121 - Composition and Readings in Science and Literature Credit Hours: 3 or
EN 111 - Composition and Interpretation of Literature Credit Hours: 3
PH 190 - Basic Physics Credit Hours: 4 and
PH 191 - Lab for PH 190 Credit Hours: Included in the 4.0 credit hours for PH 190
Liberal Arts Elective Credit Hours: 3

Second Year, Fall Semester
AU 260 - Alignment and Suspension Credit Hours: 2
AU 261 - Lab for Alignment and Suspension Credit Hours: 2
AU 262 - Automotive Fuel and Emissions Credit Hours: 2*
AU 263 - Lab for Automotive Fuel and Emissions Credit Hours: 2*
AU 264 - Automotive Engine Performance Credit Hours: 2*
AU 265 - Lab for Automotive Engine Performance Credit Hours: 2*
AU 266 - Service and Parts Management Credit Hours: 3

Second Year, Spring Semester
AU 172 - Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles Credit Hours: 2
AU 173 - Lab for Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles Credit Hours: 2
AU 268 - New York State Inspection Credit Hours: 1***
AU 269 - Lab for Automotive New York State Inspection Credit Hours: 1***
AU 270 - Air Conditioning and Heating Credit Hours: 2
AU 271 - Lab for Automotive Air Conditioning and Heating Credit Hours: 2
AU 272 - Computer Assisted Mechanisms Credit Hours: 2**
AU 273 - Lab for Computer Assisted Mechanisms Credit Hours: 2**
Liberal Arts Elective Credit Hours: 3

* Prerequisites: AU 162, AU 163, AU 160 and AU 161
** Prerequisites: AU 262, AU 263, AU 264 and AU 265
*** New York State inspection license requires one year of related experience or one year toward completion of the A.A.S. in Automotive Technology. Consult your adviser before registering for AU 268.

Note: This is a recommended sequence. Student should consult his/her academic adviser prior to registering.

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