Automotive: General Motors/AC Delco

Curriculum AUT.GMC.AAS (C247C)

The General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP) and AC Delco Total Service Support (TSS) program is a cooperative agreement between Triton College, General Motors and AC Delco*, which alternates college training and practical experience at a GM dealership or AC Delco TSS independent repair facility. Students are prepared in all areas of product servicing.

Prospective students must contact the General Motors ASEP coordinator at Ext. 3454 to apply. Application information can be downloaded at www.Triton.edu. Hand tools are required both at the dealership and at Triton.

*GM sponsorship is required at a Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac or AC Delco TSS repair facility.

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Semester One (Fall)

Credit Hours

 

AUT 112

Introduction to Automotive Technology

3

 

AUT 114

Fuel Management Systems

4

 

AUT 127

Automotive Electricity & Electronics I

4

#

AUT 296

Automotive Internship I

2

 

HTH 281

First Aid & CPR

2

#

MAT 122

Technical Mathematics1

3

 

 

 

18

Semester Two (Spring)

#

AUT 129

Automotive Electricity & Electronics II

3

#

AUT 136

Brake, Hardware & Chassis Repair

4

#

AUT 150

Automotive Power Plants

5

#

AUT 297

Automotive Internship II

2

 

 

Humanities (HUM 120◊-HUM 126◊)

1

 

 

 

15

Semester Three (Summer)

#

AUT 280

Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning Fundamentals

2

#

AUT 282

Advanced Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning

2

 

 

 

4

Semester Four (Fall)

#

AUT 226

Engine Performance & Diagnosis

5

#

AUT 275

Transmissions and Drive Systems

5

#

AUT 298

Automotive Internship III

1

#

RHT 101

Freshman Rhetoric & Composition I2

3

 

HIS 151

History of the U.S. to 1877 or

 

 

PSC 150

American National Politics or

 

 

SSC 190

Contemporary Society

3

 

 

 

17

Semester Five (Spring)

#

AUT 230

Computerized Engine Controls

5

#

AUT 240

Steering, Suspension & Alignment

4

#

AUT 277

Advanced Automatic Transmission Repair

5

#

AUT 299

Automotive Internship IV

1

#

RHT 102

Freshman Rhetoric & Composition II or

 

 

SPE 101

Principles of Effective Speaking2

3

 

 

 

18

 

 

Total credits required for graduation

72

See AUT course descriptions.

See Humanities General Education requirements.

1MAT 122◊ meets the Mathematics and Science general education requirement.

2Students must complete RHT 101◊ with SPE 101◊, or RHT 101◊ with RHT 102◊. Students intending to transfer are encouraged to complete all three courses: RHT 101◊, RHT 102◊ and SPE 101◊ to meet university requirements.

Coordinator: William O'Connell, ASEP, Ext. 3453