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2014-2015
Automotive Technology
Associate Applied Science Degree
62 credit hours
Curriculum code 1277

Course Requirements                   General Information                   Automotive Technology Web site


Required Courses
(62 credit hours)
The following suggested schedule is based on full-time enrollment. Students may also complete the program through part-time enrollment.

For information about prerequisites and corequisites, please refer to the catalog.

Suggested Full-Time Schedule
First Semester

15 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
AUT-112

4

Introductory Automotive Technology    
AUT-114

4

Electrical/Electronic Systems I   
COM-101 3 Composition I  
PHY-106

3

Fundamentals of Physics   
PHY-107

1

Fundamentals of Physics Lab   
Total: 15

Second Semester
16 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
AUT-125 4 Performance and Driveability I  
AUT-214 4 Electrical/Electronic Systems II  
AUT-234 4 Steering and Suspension Systems  
AUT-121

4

Automotive Brake Systems   
Total: 16

Third Semester
16 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
AUT-232 4 Performance and Driveability II  
AUT-236 4 Automotive Engine Reconditioning  
MTH-133 or higher 2 Math for Industry  
AUT-___ 6 Electives from Automotive  
Total: 16

Fourth Semester
15 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
COM-103 3 Speech Fundamentals  
___-___ 3 Social/Behavioral Science, Humanities and Fine Arts

Choose from: ARB, ANT, ECO, GEO, HIS, PSC, PSY, SOC, SSC, ART, FRE, GER, HUM, LIT, MUS, PHI, SPA, THE

 
AUT-___ 9 Electives from Automotive  
Total: 15

Electives
15 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
AUT-120 3 Automotive Service Advisor  
AUT-127 3 Intro to Alternative Fuels  
AUT-233 1 Internship Seminar  
AUT-237 3 Internship  
AUT-240 4 Manual Transmissions & Drivelines  
AUT-242 4 Automatic Transmissions  
AUT-244 4 OBD II & Emission Control Systems  
AUT-246 4 Heating & Air Conditioning Systems  
Total: 15

Graduation Requirements
Minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0; successful completion of all course requirements and the minimum number of credit hours for the specific degree; minimum of 15 semester hours completed at Moraine Valley; constitution requirement; a "C" grade or better in COM-101 and a "C" grade or better in COM-102 if COM-102 is required for this program; submission of graduation petition to the Records Office by published deadlines. (See college catalog for details.)

For More Information

Admissions Office
(708) 974-5355
admissions@morainevalley.edu
www.morainevalley.edu

Academic Advising Center
(708) 974-5721
advising@morainevalley.edu
www.morainevalley.edu/academicadvising
Department Chair
Steve Brasel
Office: T708
(708) 974-5632
braselS2@morainevalley.edu
Program Coordinator
Ira Siegel
Office: T503
(708) 974-5511
siegel@moraineValley.edu
   

Information and requirements may change without notice.

 
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