Automotive I: Basic Automotive Maintenance
Designed for all students, Offers students instruction in the basics of automotive systems operation, troubleshooting, preventive maintenance and repair, along with terminology, proper use of tools and procedures, and safety in the automotive shop. Students would be taught how to correctly change a tire with factory and non-factory equipment. Students will learn to correctly install tire chains and winterize a vehicle.
This course corresponds to Western Wyoming college course AUTO 1580; eligible for concurrent credit.
Automotive I: Engine Fundamentals
This course is designed to introduce the student to the fundamentals, components and operation of an internal combustion engine. Both gasoline and diesel engines will be explored, and comparisons and differences between the operation of the two will be studied. High speed and low speed compression ignition and spark ignition engines will be discussed and demonstrated. Prerequisite: Basic Auto
This course corresponds to Western Wyoming College course AUTO 1700; eligible for concurrent credit.
Automotive II: Automotive Elecrical Systems
This course is designed to introduce the student to the fundamentals of AC-DC charging systems and cranking motors including operation, testing, servicing and troubleshooting. Prerequisite: Basic Auto & Auto I
This course corresponds to Western Wyoming College courses AUTO 1765.
Auto III (Auto Electronics) – This course is designed to study the theory, service, and repair of electronic control systems used in today's automobiles. The course will cover the principles of the electronic components and operation of systems used in the automobile industry. The students will be introduced to scan tools and digital oscilloscopes and their use on electronic control systems. Prerequisite: Basic Auto, Auto I, & Auto II
Advanced Automotives: With Instructor Approval Only
Three of our high school automotive students display an engine they rebuilt in class.
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