An automotive technician is responsible for diagnosing, servicing, testing and repairing complex, highly technical computer controlled systems. Good reading, mathematical and writing skills are necessary for working in the service industry. The development of good problem solving skills is a must to perform the diagnostic procedures necessary in industry.
The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway. Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:
Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for each course listed in the Required Courses area
|RC||APT101||Automotive Service Operations||2|
|RC||APT161||Auto Electrical/Electronic Systems I||Course offered in Fall only||4|
|RC||APT151||Automotive Brake Systems||Course offered in Spring only||4|
|RC||APT171||Automotive Air Conditioning||Course offered in Spring only||4|
|RC||APT262||Auto Electrical/Electronic Systems II||APT161 OR permission of instructor||Course offered in Spring only||4|
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All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.
View MCCCD's program website for the Certificate of Completion in Automotive Electrical Systems (https://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/acres.woa/wa/freeForm?id=23689).