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AMM 145
Auto Related Industry


Credits: 1- 6
Clock Hours per Quarter: 100

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:80


Description
Introduction to the automotive repair industry. The student will learn automotive terminology, shop and personal safety, handling and storing of hazardous materials, identification and operation of shop equipment and specialized tools, identification of hand tools, micrometer use and measure given objects within .0005 tolerance and the use of drills, taps and dies. The student will be become familiar with all major components of the vehicle. Students will study wheels and tires, theory, diagnosis and service. Students will learn automotive maintenance operations. This course is structured to provide competency-based application of NATEF automotive repair tasks in a working shop environment and will provide students with the background and knowledge to take the ASE certification examinations. Co-requisites: AMM 149 and 245.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate proper automotive general skills
  • Demonstrate personal and shop safety
  • Inspect and use shop equipment
  • Use various measurement systems
  • Identify, read and repair various types of fasteners
  • Prepare and record competency book/portfolio
  • Perform basic maintenance

  • Course Topics
  • Employee right-to-know
  • Shop equipment
  • Safety in the shop
  • Fire protection
  • Drills/Taps/Dies
  • Electronic information systems
  • Repair reference information
  • Micrometers and dial indicators
  • Hand tools
  • Automotive maintenance

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    AMM 145
    Fall 2013
    0263
    James Haun
    AMM 145
    Summer 2013
    9820
    J Hardman
    AMM 145
    Fall 2012
    9820
    J Hardman
    AMM 145
    Summer 2012
    9820
    J Hardman
    AMM 145
    Fall 2011
    0263
    James Haun


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
     
     
     
     
    X
     
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.