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.

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

AUT 112

Introduction to Automotive Technology

3

 

AUT 127

Automotive Electricity & Electronics I

4

 

BUS 146

Business Computations1

3

#

RHT 101

Freshman Rhetoric & Composition I3

3

 

 

General education/Humanities

1

 

 

Electives4

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 Speaking3

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

 

HIS 151

History of the United States to 1877 or

 

 

PSC 150

American National Politics or

 

 

SSC 190

Contemporary Society

3

 

 

 

17

Semester Four

#

AUT 226

Engine Performance & Diagnosis

5

 

BUS 151

Small-Business Management

3

 

CIS 101

Introduction to Computer Science2

3

 

HTH 104

Science of Personal Health or

 

 

HTH 281

First Aid & CPR

2

 

 

Electives4

0-3

 

 

 

13-16

 

 

Total credits required for graduation

65

See AUT course descriptions.

See Humanities General Education requirements.

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

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

2CIS 101◊ meets the computer literacy general education requirement.

3If RHT 101◊ & RHT 102◊ are taken, students also must take SPE 101◊.

4The number of required elective credits is determined by the general education and/or other program options completed.

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