Automotive Technology
 
Automotive Technology is an instructional program that prepares individuals to engage in the servicing and maintenance of all types of automobiles. Instruction includes the diagnosis of malfunctions of all eight areas of ASE certification (Engine Repair, Electrical and Electronics Systems, Engine Performance, Brakes, Steering and Suspension Systems, Manual Drivetrains and Axles, Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles, Heating and Air Conditioning.)
 

Automotive Technology on Coahoma Community College main campus is located in the B.F. McLaurin Vocational Building.

  • College Credit Certificate
  • Technical Certificate
  • Advanced Technical Certificate
  • A.A.S. Degree

ATT 1124 – BASIC ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS -This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to all components of the vehicle electrical system including lights, battery, and charging components. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4-hr lab)

ATT 1134- ADVANCED ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS - This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to all components of the vehicle electrical system including gauges, driver information systems, horn, wiper/washer systems, and accessories. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4 hr. lab)

ATT 1214 – BRAKES - This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to the repair and maintenance of brake systems on automobiles. It includes instruction and practice in diagnosis of braking systems problems and the repair of brake systems. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4 hr. lab)

ATT 1313 – MANUAL DRIVE TRANSMISSION/TRANSAXLES - This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to the maintenance and repair of manual transmissions, transaxles, and drive train components. It includes instruction in the diagnosis of drive train problems, and the repair and maintenance of transmissions, transaxles, clutches, CV Joints, differentials, and other components. (3 sch: 1hr. lecture, 4 hr. lab)

ATT 1424 – ENGINE PERFORMANCE I- This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to the maintenance and adjustment of gasoline engines for optimum performance. It includes instruction, diagnosis, and correction of problems associated within these areas. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4 hr. lab)

ATT 1715 – ENGINE REPAIR- This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to the repair and rebuilding of automotive engines. It includes instruction and practice in the diagnosis and repair of engine components including vale trains, blocks, pistons and connecting rods, crankshafts, and oil pumps. (5 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 6 hr. lab)

ATT 1811 – INTRODUCTION, SAFETY, AND EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS - This is a course designed to provide knowledge of classroom and lab policies and procedures. Safety practices and procedures associated with the automotive program and automotive industry. (1 sch: 1 hr. lecture)

ATT 2324 – AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS/TRANSAXLES -This is a course designed to provide skills and knowledge related to the diagnosis of automatic transmissions and transaxles. Including instruction and practice of testing, inspecting, and repair of these devices. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4 hr. lab)

ATT 2334 – STEERING AND SUSPENSION SYSTEMS - This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to the inspection and repair of steering and suspension systems of automobiles. Includes instruction and practice in the diagnosis of steering system problems and the repair/replacement of steering components. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4 hr. lab)

ATT 2434 – ENGINE PERFORMANCE II -This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to the ignition system, fuel, air induction, and exhaust system. It includes instruction, diagnosis, and correction of problems associated within these areas. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4 hr. lab)

ATT 2444 – ENGINE PERFORMANCE III-This is a course designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge related to the emissions control systems and engine related service. It includes instruction, diagnosis, and correction of problems associated within these areas. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4 hr. lab)

ATT 2614 – HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING - This course is designed to provide advanced skills and knowledge associated with the maintenance and repair of automotive heating and air conditioning systems. It includes instruction and practice in the diagnosis and repair of heating and air conditioning system components, and control systems. (4 sch: 2 hr. lecture, 4 hr.lab)


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