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Class Schedule

Spring 2020


Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 522 - 46830 - Steering/Suspension/Alignment
AUTO 522 Automotive Steering, Suspension and Alignment Systems

Study of automotive tires, wheels, shocks, springs, steering gears and wheel alignment. Everything related to the automotive suspension and steering systems including wheel alignment and tire service with a focus on diagnosis, service and repairs.

Units: 4.5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 56-63
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 112-126
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M W 6:30pm-8:00pm Ming,D
M W 8:10pm-9:25pm Ming,D
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 526 - 46838 - Automatic Trans Diag/Repair
AUTO 526 Automatic Transmission Principles, Repair and Diagnosis

Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles operational theory, hydraulics, gears, electrical & computer controls are demystified. Troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair methods and techniques are reinforced with hands-on exercises.

Units: 4.5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 56-63
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 112-126
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T Th 6:30pm-8:00pm Broxholm,T
T Th 8:10pm-9:25pm Broxholm,T
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 529 - 46839 - Modern Engine Design & Repair
AUTO 529 Modern Engine Design, Troubleshooting And Repair

The study of internal combustion engine and 21st century engine designs. Troubleshooting, precision measurement and repair of blocks, pistons, cranks, cylinder heads, valves and valve train systems.

Units: 4.5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 56-63
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 112-126
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M W 6:30pm-8:00pm Gleyzer,F
M W 8:10pm-9:25pm Gleyzer,F
Evening Class   OPEN AUTO 665S8 - 46436 - 2019 Smog Check Update
S Su 9:00am-5:00pm Escalambre,R
Evening Class   OPEN AUTO 665S8 - 46437 - 2019 Smog Check Update
S Su 9:00am-5:00pm Escalambre,R
Evening Class   OPEN for Waitlist AUTO 665SU - 41781 - Car Care Basics for Women
S Su 9:00am-1:00pm Johnson,J
S Su 9:00am-1:00pm Johnson,J
Day Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 680SB - 46800 - Careers in Automotive Tech
F 1:30pm-3:20pm Johnson,J
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 710 - 41538 - Fundamentals: Auto Technology
AUTO 710 Fundamentals of Automotive Technology

An introduction to the Automotive Technology program and profession. A study of the basic tools, fasteners and automotive electrical and mechanical systems required in automotive maintenance, service and repair. Designed for anyone who is interested or exploring Automotive Technology for personal growth or a career path. Recommended for those students desiring entrance into the Automotive Technology daytime career track program.

Units: 4
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
M W 3:30pm-4:45pm Cresta,J
M W 4:55pm-6:10pm Cresta,J
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 710 - 41735 - Fundamentals: Auto Technology
AUTO 710 Fundamentals of Automotive Technology

An introduction to the Automotive Technology program and profession. A study of the basic tools, fasteners and automotive electrical and mechanical systems required in automotive maintenance, service and repair. Designed for anyone who is interested or exploring Automotive Technology for personal growth or a career path. Recommended for those students desiring entrance into the Automotive Technology daytime career track program.

Units: 4
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
M W 6:30pm-7:45pm Hill,D
M W 7:55pm-9:10pm Hill,D
Day Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 711 - 44747 - Auto Entry Level Tech
AUTO 711 Automotive Entry Level Technician Fundamentals

Designed to teach basic automotive skills, including performing oil changes, safety inspections, fluid flushing procedures, tire inspection and repair, and preparing work orders and recommendations.

Units: 5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 56-63
  • Lab hours/semester: 72-81
  • Homework hours/semester: 112-126
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
T Th 1:35pm-2:55pm Johnson,J
T Th 3:05pm-5:10pm Johnson,J
Day Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 713 - 38062 - Electricity/Electronics
AUTO 713 Automotive Electricity and Electronics

The study of electrical fundamentals, electrical test equipment, automotive batteries, starting and charging systems, wiring diagrams, lighting circuits, various advanced body electrical circuits and controls. Primary emphasis is on diagnosis, testing, and repair.

Units: 15
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 184-207
  • Lab hours/semester: 168-189
  • Homework hours/semester: 368-414
Prerequisites: Admission to the Automotive Technology Program through special application.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M T W Th 8:00am-10:35am Gleyzer,F
M T W Th 10:45am-1:05pm Gleyzer,F
Day Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 721 - 30099 - Steering, Suspension & Brakes
AUTO 721 Automotive Steering, Suspension and Brakes

A study of automotive steering, suspension, and brakes. Emphasis will be placed on the theory, operation, diagnosis, and repair of modern braking systems & steering and suspension systems. Topics include: four-wheel steering, tires and wheels, electronic stability control, regenerative braking, power steering (hydraulic & electronic), power brakes and anti-lock braking systems.

Units: 15
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 184-207
  • Lab hours/semester: 168-189
  • Homework hours/semester: 368-414
Prerequisites: Admission to the Automotive Technology Program through special application.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T W Th F 8:00am-10:35am Yee,E
T W Th F 10:45am-1:05pm Yee,E
Day Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 734 - 36550 - Auto Engine Diagnosis & Repair
AUTO 734 Automotive Engine Diagnosis and Repair

A detailed study of various modern engine designs and materials. Lab will include diagnosis, inspection, repair methods, and parts necessary for complete repair. Also, various machines and machining operations will be covered.

Units: 15
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 184-207
  • Lab hours/semester: 168-189
  • Homework hours/semester: 368-414
Prerequisites: Admission to the Automotive Technology program through special application;
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M T W Th 8:20am-10:55am Johnson,J
M T W Th 11:05am-1:25pm Johnson,J
Day Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 735 - 36370 - Trans/Drive Trains Diag/Repair
AUTO 735 Automotive Transmission and Drivetrains Diagnosis and Repair

A detailed study of all manual and automatic drivetrain systems. Clutch systems, transmission/transaxle systems, differentials, driveshafts and axles. Hydraulic, electrical, electronic and computer controlled drivetrain systems. Overhaul, diagnosis and repair of all mechanical and electronic drivetrain systems.

Units: 15
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 184-207
  • Lab hours/semester: 168-189
  • Homework hours/semester: 368-414
Prerequisites: Admission to the Automotive Technology program through special application.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T W Th F 8:00am-10:35am Broxholm,T
T W Th F 10:45am-1:05pm Broxholm,T
Day Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 752 - 34548 - Advanced Engine Performance
AUTO 752 Advanced Engine Performance

An in-depth study of domestic and import computerized engine controls. Emphasis will be placed on the theory, operation, and testing procedures necessary to accurately diagnose and repair driveability complaints. Students will receive instruction necessary to take the State of California test for obtaining a Qualified Test and Repair Mechanic's License (Smog).

Units: 15
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 184-207
  • Lab hours/semester: 168-189
  • Homework hours/semester: 368-414
Prerequisites: Admission to the Automotive Technology Program through special application; and, AUTO 751 or AUTO 749 with a minimum grade of C; or, four years of engine performance work experience verifiable through letters from employers.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M T W Th 8:00am-10:35am Parra,R
M T W Th 10:45am-1:05pm Parra,R
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