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Class Schedule

Fall 2019    Spring 2020


Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 520 - 96636 - Automotive Braking Systems
M W 6:30pm-8:05pm Behravesh,K
M W 8:15pm-9:35pm Behravesh,K
Evening Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 665S8 - 96229 - 2019 Smog Check Update
S Su 9:00am-5:00pm Escalambre,R
Evening Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 665S8 - 96424 - 2019 Smog Check Update
S Su 9:00am-5:00pm Escalambre,R
Day Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 670 - 84510 - Automotive Work Experience
VOCATIONAL COOPERATIVE EDUCATION IN AUTOMOTIVE (.5-3)
(Pass/No Pass.)

Hours/semester: 75-300 work experience hours. Prerequisite: Permission of the Cooperative Education Office, concurrent enrollment in a planned vocational program, and employment in a college-approved job directly related to the student’s academic major.
Students may receive credit for work experience related to their major field or to their established career goal. Seminars and individual conferences are scheduled at convenient times during the semester for the instructor and the student to establish learning objectives related to the student's employment. Students are given appropriate assignments related to the stated objectives and graded in accordance with the college's established grading system. As an alternative, related instruction classes meeting one hour per week, usually in the evening, are available for those students who prefer or need a more structured learning process. One unit of credit for each 75 hours worked per semester, with a maximum of four units per semester, may be earned by students with jobs related to their academic or occupational majors or goals. May be repeated for credit up to 16 units. This limitation applies to Occupational Cooperative Education work experience courses offered within the SMCCCD. Transfer credit: CSU.
TBA Johnson,J
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 710 - 83194 - Fundamentals: Auto Technology

AUTO 710 FUNDAMENTALS OF AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY (4)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours and 48 lab hours/semester.

An introduction to the Automotive Technology program and profession. A survey of the basic tools and fasteners and related mathematics required in automotive service. This course is recommended for those students who desire entrance into the Automotive Technology day program. Transfer credit: CSU.

M W 6:30pm-7:50pm Hill,D
M W 8:00pm-9:20pm Hill,D
Evening Class   IN PROGRESS AUTO 710 - 92331 - Fundamentals: Auto Technology

AUTO 710 FUNDAMENTALS OF AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY (4)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours and 48 lab hours/semester.

An introduction to the Automotive Technology program and profession. A survey of the basic tools and fasteners and related mathematics required in automotive service. This course is recommended for those students who desire entrance into the Automotive Technology day program. Transfer credit: CSU.

M W 3:30pm-4:50pm Cresta,J
M W 5:00pm-6:20pm Cresta,J
Day Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 711 - 96799 - Auto Entry Level Technician
AUTO 711 AUTOMOTIVE ENTRY LEVEL TECHNICIAN FUNDAMENTALS (5)
Hours/semester: 56-63 lecture/72-81 lab. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.
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.

T Th 1:50pm-3:20pm Johnson,J
T Th 3:30pm-5:35pm Johnson,J
Day Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 713 - 86464 - Electricity/Electronics
AUTO 713 AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRICITY AND ELECTRONICS (15)
Hours/semester: 180-202.5 lecture/180-202.5 lab. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Technology Program.
This course involves 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 on diagnosis, testing and repair. Transfer credit: CSU.

M T W Th 8:00am-10:50am Gleyzer,F
M T W Th 11:00am-1:25pm Gleyzer,F
Day Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 721 - 83192 - Steering, Suspension & Brakes
AUTO 721 AUTOMOTIVE STEERING, SUSPENSION AND BRAKES (15)
Hours/semester: 180-202.5 lecture/180-202.5 lab. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Technology Program.
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, supplemental inflatable restraints, power steering, power and anti-lock braking systems. Transfer credit: CSU.

T W Th F 8:00am-10:35am Sen,V
T W Th F 10:45am-1:10pm Sen,V
Day Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 734 - 80111 - Auto Engine Diagnosis & Repair
AUTO 734 AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR (15)
Hours/semester: 180-202.5 lecture/180-202.5 lab. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Technology Program.
A detailed study of various 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. Transfer credit: CSU.

M T W Th 8:20am-11:10am Johnson,J
M T W Th 11:20am-1:45pm Johnson,J
Day Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 735 - 86508 - Transmissions and Drivelines
AUTO 735 AUTOMOTIVE TRANSMISSION AND DRIVE TRAINS DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR (15)
Hours/semester: 180-202.5 lecture/180-202.5 lab. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Technology Program.
A detailed study of the clutch, standard and automatic transmissions, drive lines and differentials: theory of operation including: friction materials, hydraulics, torque converters, gear trains, planetary gears, and controls as well as gear ratios, torque multiplication, speeds, drive line angles and tooth patterns. Transfer credit: CSU.

T W Th F 8:00am-10:35am Broxholm,T
T W Th F 10:45am-1:10pm Broxholm,T
Day Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 751 - 80115 - Auto Engine Performance
AUTO 751 AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE PERFORMANCE (15)
Hours/semester: 154-162 lecture/206-324 lab. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Technology Program.
A study of the engine sub-systems responsible for good engine performance, clean air, and fuel economy. Systems to be covered include: ignition, fuel, emission, and computer controls. Transfer credit: CSU.

M T W Th 8:00am-10:50am Parra,R
M T W Th 11:00am-1:25pm Parra,R
Evening Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 758 - 88797 - Auto Computer Controls
AUTO 858/758 AUTOMOTIVE COMPUTER CONTROLS (3)
Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture/16-18 lab. Prerequisite: See above.
A study of the various inputs, outputs and modes of operation common to most computer controlled systems. General diagnosis will be emphasized using multimeters, lab scopes and scan tools. Students will be introduced to OBD II systems. This course will also assist technicians to prepare for the State of California Smog License and the ASE L1 exams. Transfer credit: AUTO 758 ? CSU.

T Th 6:00pm-8:30pm Parra,R
T Th 8:40pm-10:00pm Parra,R
Evening Class   CLASS OVER AUTO 768 - 88357 - On-Board Diagnostics II(OBDII)
AUTO 868/768 ON-BOARD DIAGNOSTICS II (OBD-II) (3)
Hours/semester: 40-45 lecture/24-27 lab. Prerequisite: See above.
Tailored for automotive professionals, an in-depth study of generic On-Board Diagnostics II. Content includes history of OBD-II, comparison of OBD-I and OBD-II, J1930 Common Terminology, Flash Programming, Enhanced Monitors, Fuel Trim Strategies, MIL Strategies and Enabling Criteria, Drive Cycles, I/M Readiness flags, and Diagnostic Trouble Codes. Transfer credit: AUTO 768 ? CSU.

T Th 6:00pm-8:30pm Escalambre,R
T Th 8:40pm-10:00pm Escalambre,R
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