Automotive Technician Track - Degree | ECTC

Automotive Technician Track - Degree

Associate in Applied Science
Automotive Technology

Developmental Courses as Needed

Courses Credit Notes
RDG 20/100 3-6  
ENC 90/100 2-5  
MAT 55/61 3-4  

General Education Courses

Courses Credit Notes
Quantitative Reasoning (MAT 105, MAT 116, or higher) 3  
Natural Sciences 3  
Social and Behavioral Sciences 3  
Heritage/Humanities 3  
ENG 101 Writing I 3  
GENERAL EDUCATION SUBTOTAL 15  

Technical Courses

Courses Credit Notes
Digital Literacy (or bypass exam) 0-3  
ADX 120 Basic Automotive Electricity AND
ADX 121 Basic Automotive Electricity Lab
5 Recommended first semester (second bi-term)
Prereq: RDG 20, ENC 90 and MAT 55
AUT 140 Basic Fuel and Ignition Systems AND
AUT 141 Basic Fuel and Ignition Systems Lab
5 Recommended first semester (first bi-term)
AUT 142 Emission Systems AND
AUT 143 Emission Systems Lab
5 Prereq: AUT 140/141
ADX 150 Engine Repair AND
ADX 151 Engine Repair Lab
5 Recommended first semester if starting in spring (first bi-term)
ADX 170 Climate Control AND
ADX 171 Climate Control Lab
4  
ADX 260 Electrical Systems AND
ADX 261 Electrical Systems Lab
5  
AUT 110 Brake Systems AND
AUT 111 Brake Systems Lab
5 Recommended first semester if starting in fall (first bi-term)
AUT 130 Manual Drive Train and Axles AND
AUT 131 Manual Drive Train and Axles Lab
5  
AUT 160 Suspension and Steering AND
AUT 161 Suspension and Steering Lab
5 Recommended first semester if starting in fall (second bi-term)
AUT 180 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle AND
AUT 181 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Lab
5 Recommended first semester if starting in spring (first bi-term)
AUT 240 Computer Control Systems and Diagnosis AND
AUT 241 Computer Control Systems and Diagnosis Lab
5  
TECHNICAL COURSES SUBTOTAL 54-57  
TOTAL DEGREE CREDITS 69-72  

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://catalog.kctcs.edu/academic-services/general-education-requirements/

Requirements taken from the 2021-2022 KCTCS Catalog

Updated October 2021