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Master Course Outline
Basic 2-Stroke Engine Principles

Course Number: TST 155
Credits: 1- 10
Hours per Quarter: 140

Lecture Hours:60    Lab Hours:80


Description
A comprehensive study of the mechanics of 2-stroke gasoline engine repair and diagnostics used in outdoor power equipment, necessary for EETC Technician Certification.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Demonstrate ability to use reference material.
B. Examine and analyze different engine systems, such as oil, coolant, and air systems.
C. Display a working knowledge of how internal combustion gas and diesel engines function.
D. Disassemble and repair an internal combustion engine, identifying and analyzing damage to pistons, drive train, crankshaft, etc.
E. Describe basic differences between gas and diesel fuel systems, carburetors, pumps, and injectors.
F. Demonstrate a working knowledge of the basic concepts of electrical theory, parts of the circuit, sources of electricity and conductors.
G. Demonstrate a working knowledge of the theory and diagnosis of starting and charging systems, testing, and rebuilding.
H. Demonstrate a working knowledge of the theory and diagnosis of ignition and safety circuits.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
TST 155
Fall 2009
5813
George Klein
TST 155
Fall 2008
5812
George Klein
TST 155
Fall 2006
1352
George Klein
TST 155
Fall 2005
1352
George Klein
TST 155
Fall 2004
2346
George Klein
TST 155
Fall 2003
2346
George Klein
TST 155
Fall 2002
2346
George Klein



Two Year Projected Schedule

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

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)