Master Course Outline
DT 284
Hydraulics


Credits: 1- 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 62

Lecture Hours:38    Lab Hours:24


Description
A study of hydraulic systems as found on mobile equipment. Course includes theory, operation, troubleshooting and service of pumps, cylinders, valves, motors, controls and accessories found on mobile hydraulic systems. Schematics and system design are also discussed. Students must be seeking a certificate or degree in Diesel Equipment Mechanics.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Interpret the laws and principles of hydraulics.
  • Interpret hydraulic symbols and schematics.
  • Diagram complete hydraulic systems.
  • Analyze hydraulic system problems.
  • Evaluate personal progress on NATEF task list.

  • Course Topics
  • Fundamentals/theory
  • Pumps and motors
  • Valves
  • Cylinders
  • Hydraulic diagrams
  • Symbols
  • Manual usage
  • Accessories
  • Lines and hoses
  • Fittings and seals
  • Diagnostics and testing
  • Electric hydraulic controls

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    DT 284
    Winter 2017
    8826
    Dwight Penner
    DT 284
    Spring 2016
    8922
    Dwight Penner
    DT 284
    Winter 2016
    8922
    Dwight Penner
    DT 284
    Fall 2015
    8922
    Dwight Penner
    DT 284
    Summer 2015
    8922
    Dwight Penner


    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.