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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5435
Effective Term: 2018 Fall   

Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 18
CIP Code: 47.0604

Instructional Council: Automotive/Diesel-Heavy Equipment Technology (18)
GPA: 2.00
SOC Code: 49-3023

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Air Conditioning and Electrical Accessories should prepare students to enter the automotive air conditioning/electrical service areas of the industry. Modern laboratory facilities, fully equipped with the latest equipment, may provide students with excellent opportunities for pre-employment experience.

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester:
Air Conditioning and Electrical Accessories program

Required Courses
AUT103AA Automotive Electrical Systems 6
+AUT107AD Automotive Air Conditioning 4
AUT130 Automotive Quick Service 4
+AUT215AA Automotive and Electrical/Electronic Systems II 4

Credits: 18

Program Competencies
1. Solve electrical problems using Ohm`s Law. (AUT103AA)
2. Demonstrate ability to read and understand electrical/vacuum diagrams and shop manuals. (AUT103AA)
3. Use safety precautions in servicing electrical and air conditioning systems. (AUT103AA, AUT107AD)
4. Demonstrate proper use of air conditioning test equipment. (AUT107AD)
5. Perform evacuation, charging, and leak detection and repair of the air conditioning system. (AUT107AD)
6. Diagnose electrical and air conditioning problems. (AUT103AA, AUT107AD)
7. Demonstrate proper use of electrical test equipment. (AUT103AA, AUT107AD)
8. Repair and/or replace electrical air conditioning components. (AUT103AA, AUT107AD)
9. Install an air conditioning system. (AUT107AD)
10. Explain the operating principles of the refrigeration and the automatic temperature control systems. (AUT215AA)
11. Diagnose and repair automotive electronic systems such as wiper circuits, digital dashes, body computers, anti-skid brakes, sensors and transducers. (AUT215AA)
12. Evaluate customer complaints and determine appropriate action to take to resolve complaints. (AUT130)
13. Demonstrate ability to quickly find information in standard service publications, flat rate manuals and parts books. (AUT130)
14. Apply shop safety procedures to specific automotive systems services. (AUT130)
15. Demonstrate ability to utilize industry specific vehicle interfaces for maintenance level repairs. (AUT130)

+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: October 25, 2016

All information 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.