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Note: This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible. For more information, please visit: https://www.dcccd.edu/hb1508.
(Level I Certificate)
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: C1.AUMT.HIGH.PERF.19
The High Performance Modification Certificate will prepare students for entry-level positions as automotive technicians addressing high performance engine maintenance and repair. The program will present theory, hands-on experience and the opportunity to learn how to use an All-Wheel Drive chassis Dyno for demonstrating and testing their knowledge and skill in high performance engine modifications.
|AUMT 1305||Introduction to Automotive Technology||3|
|AUMT 1307||Automotive Electrical Systems||3|
|AUMT 1319||Automotive Engine Repair||3|
|AUMT 2317||Automotive Engine Performance Analysis I||3|
|AUMT 2402||Automotive Compression Ignition Engines and Fuel Systems||4|
|AUMT 1491||Special Topics in Auto/Automotive Mechanic/Technician||4|
|Minimum Hours Required||20|
NOTE: Some students enrolling in this program may plan to transfer to four-year institutions. They should consult with an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and to identify how courses will transfer to the four-year institution of their choice.