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HEO 122 Heavy Equipment Operations I
Credit Hours:  5
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures, 6 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: Expanded operation of heavy equipment to include interpreting blueprints, staking, and estimating costs, using technology to conduct research, and constructing more complex projects. Prerequisites: HEO121 and a valid driver's license.

Prerequisites: HEO121 and a valid driver's license.

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Comprehension Level) Explain the importance of work safety, punctuality, and a team approach to develop and present class projects. ( CSLO 3)
2. (Application Level) Use proper start-up and shut-down procedures for heavy equipment including motor graders, wheel loaders, tractor-mounted backhoe, trucks, crawler tractors, scrapers, and other heavy equipment.
3. (Synthesis Level) Construct a project using given plans, directions, and equipment.
4. (Evaluation Level) Interpret blueprints and physically stake a job accordingly.
5. (Synthesis Level) Create estimated and actual cost reports for a given job.
6. (Knowledge Level) Read for comprehension detailed equipment manuals, technical support materials, and career-related information. (CSLO 2)
7. (Application Level) Apply math/science computational concepts and principals to everyday living and to a career choice. ( CSLO 4)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
- Proficiencies will be met according to the standards set by the National Center for Construction Education and Research module 22201, pages 1-46; module 22202,pages 1-40; module 22203, pages 1-34; module 22204,pages 1-47; module 22205,pages 1-45; module 22206,pages 1-46; module 22207,pages 1-32; module 22208,pages 1-44.
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