Construction Equipment Technician Track - Degree | ECTC

Construction Equipment Technician Track - Degree

Associate in Applied Science
Diesel Technology

Developmental Courses as Needed

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

General Education Courses

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

Technical Courses

Courses Credit Notes
Digital Literacy 3  
(ADX 120 Basic Automotive Electricity AND
ADX 121 Basic Automotive Electricity Lab) OR
(BEX 100 Basic Electricity for Non-Majors AND
BEX 101 Basic Electricity Lab for Non-Majors) OR
ELT 110 Circuits I
5 Second bi-term
Prereq: RDG 20, ENC 20 and MAT 61
ADX 170 Climate Control AND
ADX 171 Climate Control Lab
4 Eighth bi-term
DIT 103 Preventive Maintenance Lab 2 Sixth bi-term
(ADX 150 Engine Repair AND
ADX 151 Engine Repair Lab) OR
(DIT 110 Introduction to Diesel Engines AND
DIT 111 Introduction to Diesel Engines Lab)
5 Fourth bi-term
DIT 112 Diesel Engine Repair AND
DIT 113 Diesel Engine Repair Lab
5 Fifth bi-term
Prereq: DIT 110/111 or ADX 150/151
DIT 123 Undercarriage Lab 3 First bi-term
(FPX 100 Fluid Power AND
FPX 101 Fluid Power Lab) OR
(DIT 140 Hydraulics AND
DIT 141 Hydraulics Lab)
5 First bi-term
DIT 150 Power Trains AND
DIT 151 Power Trains Lab
5 Third bi-term
DIT 152 Powertrain for Construction Equipment AND
DIT 153 Powertrain for Construction Equipment Lab
5 Fifth bi-term
(WLD 120 Shielded Metal Arc Welding AND
WLD 121 Shielded Metal Arc Welding Fillet Lab) OR
DIT 121 Introduction to Maintenance Welding Lab OR
(IMT 100 Welding for Maintenance AND
IMT 101 Welding for Maintenance Lab)
3-5 Third bi-term
(ADX 260 Electrical Systems AND
ADX 261 Electrical Systems Lab) OR
(DIT 190 Electrical Systems for Diesel Equipment AND
DIT 191 Electrical Systems for Diesel Equipment Lab)
5 Sixth bi-term

A student must receive a grade of C or better to receive credit for successful completion of courses in the diesel technology curriculum.

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KCTCS Catalog:  Construction Equipment Technician Track - Degree