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Automotive Technology

  • Automotive Technology
     

    Automotive Technology
    Grades: 11-12 (2 credits)
    Required Class: Basic Physics and Algebra 2
    Automotive services include knowledge of the function of the Brake Systems, Electrical Systems, Engine Performance, Steering and Suspensions automotive systems and the principles of diagnosing and servicing these systems. In Automotive Technology, students gain knowledge and skills in the repair, maintenance, and diagnosis of vehicle systems. This study allows students to reinforce, apply, and transfer academic knowledge and skills to a variety of interesting and relevant activities, problems, and settings. The focus of this course is to teach the theory of operation of automotive vehicle systems and associated repair practices. Vehicle systems studied: Brake Systems, Electrical Systems, Engine Performance, Steering and Suspensions.  Required fee of $55.00 due prior to the first day, or on first day of class.  Black Dickies work shirt and pants, and safety glasses required first day of class.  Offered at CCE only.
     
    Advanced Automotive Technology
    Grades: 11-12 (2 credits)
    Required Class: Basic Physics and Algebra 2
    Automotive services include the application with advanced knowledge of the function of the Brake Systems, Electrical Systems, Engine Performance, Steering and Suspensions systems and the principles of diagnosing and servicing these systems. In Advanced Automotive Technology, students gain knowledge and skills in the repair, maintenance, and diagnosis of vehicle systems. This study allows students to reinforce, apply, and transfer academic knowledge and skills to a variety of interesting and relevant activities, problems, and settings. The focus of this course is to teach the theory of operation of automotive vehicle systems and associated repair practices. Vehicle systems studied: Brake Systems, Electrical Systems, Engine Performance, Steering and Suspensions. Students will be eligible, outside of school, to take the ASE certification.  Required fee of $55.00 due prior to the first day, or on first day of class.  Black Dickies work shirt and pants, and safety glasses required first day of class.  Offered at CCE only.
     
    Practicum in Transportation, Distribution, & Logistics (Auto Tech) 89802100
    Grade: 12 (2 credits)
    The Practicum is designed to give students supervised practical application of knowledge and skills. Practicum experiences can occur in a variety of locations appropriate to the nature and level of experience such as internships, mentorships, independent study, or laboratories. Upon completion of required course work. Vehicle systems studied: Brake Systems, Electrical Systems, Engine Performance, and Steering and Suspensions. Students will be eligible, outside of school, to take the ASE certification.  Offered at CCE only.


Automotive Technology Faculty

Name Email Title/Position Department Website
Emery, Doug Emerydj@lisd.net Teacher Auto Mechanics
Sutton, Travis suttont@lisd.net Teacher Auto Mechanics
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