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Class Schedule

Fall 2019   Spring 2020


Type Status Title Days Time Instructor
Evening Class   OPEN 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 Staff,
M W 8:10pm-9:25pm Staff,
Evening Class   OPEN 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   OPEN 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 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   OPEN AUTO 680SB - 46800 - Careers in Automotive Tech
F 1:30pm-3:20pm Johnson,J
Evening Class   OPEN AUTO 710 - 41538 - 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-4:45pm Cresta,J
M W 4:55pm-6:10pm Cresta,J
Evening Class   OPEN AUTO 710 - 41735 - 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-7:45pm Hill,D
M W 7:55pm-9:10pm Hill,D
Day Class   OPEN AUTO 711 - 44747 - Auto Entry Level Tech
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 1:35pm-2:55pm Johnson,J
T Th 3:05pm-5:10pm Johnson,J
Day Class   OPEN AUTO 713 - 38062 - 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-10:35am Gleyzer,F
M T W Th 10:45am-1:05pm Gleyzer,F
Day Class   OPEN AUTO 721 - 30099 - 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 Yee,E
T W Th F 10:45am-1:05pm Yee,E
Day Class   OPEN AUTO 734 - 36550 - 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-10:55am Johnson,J
M T W Th 11:05am-1:25pm Johnson,J
Day Class   OPEN AUTO 735 - 36370 - Trans/Drive Trains Diag/Repair
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-1:05pm Broxholm,T
Day Class   OPEN AUTO 752 - 34548 - Advanced Engine Performance
AUTO 752 ADVANCED ENGINE PERFORMANCE (15)
Hours/semester: 180-202.5 lecture/180-202.5 lab. Prerequisite: Admission to the Automotive Technology Program or demonstration of equivalent skills; satisfactory completion of AUTO 751.
An in-depth study of import and domestic 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). Transfer credit: CSU.

M T W Th 8:00am-10:35am Parra,R
M T W Th 10:45am-1:05pm Parra,R
Evening Class   OPEN AUTO 922 - 47062 - Steer/Susp/Align (Apprentice)
AUTO 922 Automotive Steering, Suspension and Alignment Systems (Apprenticeship)

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: This course is specific for indentured apprentices who are members of the Local Machinist Union.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M W 6:30pm-8:00pm Staff,
M W 8:10pm-9:25pm Staff,
Evening Class   OPEN AUTO 926 - 47064 - Trans Principles.Repair/Diagno
AUTO 926 Automatic Transmission Principles, Repair and Diagnosis (Apprenticeship)

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: This course is specific for indentured apprentices who are members of the Local Machinist Union.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
T Th 6:30pm-8:00pm Broxholm,T
T Th 8:10pm-9:25pm Broxholm,T
Evening Class   OPEN AUTO 929 - 47065 - Modrn Eng. Design, Trblshoot..
AUTO 929 Modern Engine Design, Troubleshooting and Repair (Apprenticeship)

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. This course is for union technicians participating in an apprenticeship.

Units: 4.5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 56-63
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 112-126
Prerequisites: This course is specific for indentured apprentices who are members of the Local Machinist Union.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU
M W 6:30pm-8:00pm Gleyzer,F
M W 8:10pm-9:25pm Gleyzer,F
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