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HEO 221 Heavy Equipment Operations II
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
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Description: Advanced instruction and application of heavy equipment operation comprehensive skills, knowledge, and abilities. Prerequisites: HEO122 and valid driver's license.

Prerequisites: HEO122 and valid driver's license.

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application level) Demonstrate safe work practices while operating, servicing, and repairing heavy equipment. (CSLO 2)
2. (Comprehension Level) Explain the importance of good listening, requesting clarification for total comprehension, and accurately carrying out both verbal and written instructions. (CSLO 2)
3. (Comprehension Level) Explain rim pull-speed layout as related to heavy equipment.
4. (Analysis Level) Examine and explain the principles of approximating volumes of material that are related to moving, processing, and completing various construction projects. (CSLO 2)
5. (Analysis Level) Select the proper and most efficient piece of equipment to be used for a given project.
6. (Application Level) Demonstrate journeyman entry-level skills on various pieces of equipment.
7. (Application Level) Safely operate various types of heavy equipment to exacting specifications. (CSLO 2)
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
Proficiencies will be met according to the standards set by the National Center for Construction Education and Research module 22301, pages 1-41; module 22302, pages 1-49; module 22304, pages 1-51; module 22305, pages 1-60; module 22306, pages 1-31; module 22307, pages 1-36.
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