Automotive Technician - Diploma | ECTC

Programs

Automotive Technician - Diploma

Automotive Technology

General Education Courses

Courses Credit Notes
Written Communication, Oral Communications, or Heritage/Humanities 3  
Social and Behavioral Sciences, Natural Sciences, or Quantitative Reasoning 3  
GENERAL EDUCATION SUBTOTAL 6  

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 Recommended first semester (second bi-term)
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  
Any approved work experience component 1  
TECHNICAL COURSES SUBTOTAL 55-58  
TOTAL DEGREE CREDITS 61-64  

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 March 2022