Automotive Technology Certificate

Curriculum AUT.AUT.CERT (C347C)

The Automotive Technology certificate curriculum is designed for learners who wish to concentrate solely on technically-related courses in the repair of today’s high-tech computerized automobile.

Upon completion of the program, the certificate holder will be able to seek employment as an automobile repair technician in a dealership or the aftermarket and can move into advanced automotive opportunities, such as service advising and manufacturer corporate positions.

Program is a National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF) division of Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certified.

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

AUT 112

Introduction to Automotive Technology

3

 

AUT 114

Fuel Management Systems

4

 

AUT 127

Automotive Electricity & Electronics I

4

#

AUT 136

Brake, Hardware & Chassis Repair

4

 

 

 

15

Semester Two

#

AUT 129

Automotive Electricity & Electronics II

3

#

AUT 150

Automotive Power Plants

5

#

AUT 226

Engine Performance & Diagnosis

5

#

AUT 275

Transmission & Drive Systems

5

 

 

 

18

Semester Three

#

AUT 280

Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning Fundamentals

2

#

AUT 282

Advanced Automotive Heating & Air Conditioning

2

 

 

 

4

Semester Four

#

AUT 230

Computerized Engine Controls

5

#

AUT 240

Steering, Suspension & Alignment

4

#

AUT 277

Advanced Automatic Transmission Repair

5

 

 

 

14

 

 

Total credits required

51

See AUT course descriptions.

Coordinator: William O'Connell, Ext. 3451

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

http://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/AutomotiveTechnology_Certificate_C347C.html

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-216W, or send an Email to: finaid@triton.edu.