Introduction to Automotive, Safety, and Pollution
AUTM - 1000: Introduction to Automotive, Safety, and Pollution
AUTM 1000 This course prepares students for the Automotive Technician Program. Students will register for manufacturer training and supplemental learning resources used in the program. Students will purchase tools and uniforms to be used while in the program. Students will be introduced to shop safety and pollution prevention procedures used in the industry.
AUTM 2354 This course introduces students to the fundamentals of engine performance. Students will learn about electrical theory and electrical diagnostic strategy using the DVOM. Students will learn about engine performance shop safety procedures, how to use vehicle service information, and how to use diagnostic tools including scan tools and oscilloscopes in troubleshooting engine performance concerns.
AUTM 2394 This course will focus on diesel, hybrid, and electric vehicle operation, diagnosis, and repair. Live work will be at the core of this course and will reinforce understandings obtained in prior courses.
SPEE 1020 This course is intended to increase student's awareness of the processes, models, and theories of interpersonal communication relative to relationships that impact people's personal and professional lives. Through self-analysis and reflection, case studies, practical application, and critical thinking, students will examine the influence of communicative behaviors on themselves, their personal relationships, groups, and society. Concepts include self-esteem, self-fulfilling prophecies, perception, ethics, emotion, conflict, cultural awareness, language, nonverbal communication, social media, and listening. Meets Goal 7. Meets MNTC Goal 1 Fall 2016 and after.