Construction Equipment Technician Track Degree | ECTC

Construction Equipment Technician Track Degree

Associate in Applied Science
diesel technology

Developmental Courses as Needed

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

General Education Courses

Course 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  
General Education Subtotal 15  

Technical Courses

Course Credit Notes
Digital Literacy (or bypass exam) 3 If student passes bypass exam, an additional course must be taken
ADX 170 Climate Control AND
ADX 171 Climate Control Lab
4  
(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)
5 Recommended first semester
Prereq: RDG 20, ENC 20 and MAT 55
DIT 103 Preventive Maintenance Lab 2  
(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 Recommended first semester
DIT 112 Diesel Engine Repair AND
DIT 113 Diesel Engine Repair Lab
5 Prereq: DIT 110/111 or ADX 150/151
(FPX 100 Fluid Power AND
FPX 101 Fluid Power Lab) OR
(DIT 140 Hydraulics AND
DIT 141 Hydraulics Lab)
5  
DIT 150 Power Trains AND
DIT 151 Power Trains Lab
5  
DIT 152 Powertrain for Construction Equipment AND
DIT 153 Powertrain for Construction Equipment Lab
5  
WLD 120 Shielded Metal Arc Welding AND
WLD 121 Shielded Metal Arc Welding Lab
5  
DIT 123 Undercarriage Lab 3  
(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  
Technical Courses Subtotal 52  
TOTAL DEGREE CREDITS 65-67  

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

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://kctcs.edu/education-training/course-catalog/2020-2021-KCTCS-Catalog.pdf, pp. 67-71.
Or KCTCS homepage (kctcs.edu) > education & training > course catalog > 2020-21 catalog > pp. 67-71.

Updated June 2019