Automotive Service Department Management

Curriculum AUT.SDM.AAS (C247E)

The Automotive Service Department Management program blends technical and management courses to prepare students to enter the automotive service management field.

Last Update Effective: 8/23/15

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

AUT 112

Introduction to Automotive Technology

3

 

AUT 114

Fuel Management

4

 

AUT 127

Automotive Electricity & Electronics I

4

 

BUS 146

Business Computations1

3

#

RHT 101

Freshman Rhetoric & Composition I2

3

 

 

 

17

Semester Two

#

AUT 136

Brake, Hardware & Chassis Repair

4

#

AUT 150

Automotive Power Plants

5

 

BUS 154

Human Relations in Labor & Management

3

#

RHT 102

Freshman Rhetoric & Composition II or

 

#

SPE 101

Principles of Effective Speaking2

3

 

 

 

15

Semester Three

#

AUT 240

Steering, Suspension & Alignment

4

#

AUT 275

Transmission & Drive Systems

5

#

AUT 280

Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning Fundamentals

2

 

BUS 150

Principles of Management

3

 

 

General education/Humanities or Fine Arts

3

 

 

 

17

Semester Four

#

AUT 226

Engine Performance & Diagnosis

5

 

BUS 151

Small-Business Management

3

 

CIS 101

Introduction to Computer Science2

3

 

 

General education/Social or Behavioral Sciences electives

3

 

 

 

14

 

 

Total credits required for graduation

63

See AUT course descriptions.

See Humanities or Fine Arts and Social or Behavioral Sciences General Education requirements.

Note: Hand tools are required for Automotive courses that include lab time.

1BUS 146◊ meets the Mathematics and/or Science general education requirement.

2If RHT 101◊ & RHT 102◊ are taken, students also must take SPE 101◊.

Coordinator: Michael DiGangi, Ext. 3456