Basic Automotive Concepts   [Archived Catalog]
2011-2012 Catalog [Aug. 2011-Aug. 2012]
   

AER 0005 - Basic Automotive Concepts


This course is designed to teach basic automotive service and systems operation. Both lecture and shop experience will be provided. Topics covered include automotive tools, measuring devices, fasteners, service information, and underhood maintenance of the following areas: engine oils, oil filters, cooling systems, power steering fluid, brake master cylinder fluids, and batteries. Credit for this course may be earned through a portfolio, demonstrated proficiency (comprehensive testing) or both.
Prerequisites: AER 0009.

Contact Hours: 150; Workforce Credits: 5.