Special Projects in Automotive Technician   [Archived Catalog]
St. Philip's College 2009-2010 Academic Catalog

AUMT 1372 - Special Projects in Automotive Technician

Prerequisites: AUMT 1305, 1307, 1345, 2313, & 2325

The course is designed for students to have additional hands-on training. Program students normally receive their training in Practicum II. However, due to individual circumstances, some students are unable to participate in the regular Practicum course and may enroll in Special Projects I as an alternative. Special tasks will be performed which relate to the automotive courses associated with Practicum. In this case, the student must complete a minimum of 4 Hrs. of training in Manual Drive Train and Axles (AUMT 2313), a minimum of 24 Hrs. of training in Automatic Transmission & Transaxles (AUMT 2325). After completing a minimum training hours mentioned above, the student may perform lab training in any automotive subject area that the student has completed or is currently enrolled in. The Special Projects instructor must approve all projects. Students are encouraged to track their accomplishments in this course via the “NATEF PRACTICUM TASK BOOK?? (available at the campus bookstore) which will portfolio the students skills thus documenting task accomplishments and enhancing their employability.

Semester Hours: (3- 2 -4)

CIP: 47.0604

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