Course Descriptions

Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsDescriptionCompetencies
ATG312GM Specialized Electronics Trn4A study of the electrical and electronics systems used in General Motors vehicles. The instruction includes fundamentals of electricity, series and parallel circuits, schematics, wire repair, diodes, transistors and microprocessors. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP)Loading...
ATG320GM Brake Systems4Instruction in the theory of operation and service procedures used in the maintenance and repair of General Motors brake systems. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP)Loading...
ATG322GM Steering and Suspension3Instruction in the theory of operation and service procedures used in the maintenance and repair of General Motors steering and suspension systems. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational ProgramLoading...
ATG326GM Auto AC Systems3Theory of operation of General Motors air conditioning and heating systems leading to the diagnosis, service and repair of current models of GM vehicles. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP), ATG 312 and AUT 114Loading...
ATG327Minor Svc/Repair/GM Engines3Course will provide instruction in the theory and operation of the General Motors four-stroke cycle engines. Emphasis will be placed on both design and proper disassembly/reassembly procedures. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program, AUT 114Loading...
ATG328Diagnosis/Repair-GM Elect Sys3Instruction in the diagnosis, repair and service of electrical and electronic components and accessories used on current GM vehicles. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program, MAT 772, AUT 114. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ATG 312.Loading...
ATG329Technical Internship I3The technician will work in a participating dealership. The work will be full-time, approximately 40 hours per week. The tasks will be consistent with the technician's ability and previous course work. A task list will be issued to each dealer. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program, MAT 772, AUT 114, ATG 322. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ATG 312, ATG 320.Loading...
ATG330Technical Internship II3Work experience at a participating dealership. The tasks will be consistent with the technician's ability and previous course work. Prerequisite: ATG 329, 328Loading...
ATG333Major Service Proc/GM Engines3This course is designed to provide instruction in proper diagnosis of GM engine malfunctions and repair or replacement of defective components and assemblies. Emphasis will be placed on in-vehicle engine service and repair as well as engine removal and reinstallation operations performed in GM dealerships. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program and ATG 327.Loading...
ATG336GM Fuel Systems3A course designed to acquaint the student with basic fuel system principles. Instruction will be offered in the theory, service, repair and adjustment of automotive fuel systems. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program and ATG 328Loading...
ATG337GM Engine Performance4Diagnosis and service of microprocessor-controlled fuel and ignition systems. Oscilloscopes, engine analyzers, digital meters and other high-technology instruments will be used. Prerequisite: ATG 336, ATG 327, ATG 328.Loading...
ATG340Technical Internship III3Work experience at a sponsoring dealership. Tasks will be consistent with the technician's ability and previous course work. Prerequisite: ATG 330. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ATG 344, ATG 345.Loading...
ATG344GM Manual Drivetrains4Provides an understanding of the principles of operation in manual powertrains, including manual transmissions and transaxles, front and rear differentials, driveshafts and transfer cases. Proper diagnosis, service and repair procedures of these systems are studied and practiced. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program and AUT 114.Loading...
ATG345GM Automatic Drivetrains4Provide an understanding of the principles of operation in automatic transmissions and transaxles including electronic controls. Proper diagnosis, service, and repair procedures of these systems are studied and practiced. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational Program, and AUT 114.Loading...
ATG350Technical Internship IV3Work experience at a participating dealership. Tasks will be consistent with the technician's ability and previous course work. Prerequisite: ATG 340Loading...
ATG354Advanced GM Motors Systems5Instruction in techniques and procedures required to diagnose and service current vehicles. New systems developed by GM will be included. Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Service Educational ProgramLoading...