Syllabus

Etowah County Career Technical Center

Automotive Service Technology

2010-2011

 

Instructor: Floyd Hooper                      Course: Auto Tech II

 

Term: Semester I

 

Week

Topic

Instructional Unit

Week 1

Introduction and orientation

MII-PI-UI

Week 2

Safety and insurance

MII-PI-UIV

Week 3

Engine overview and performance

MIII-PI-UIV

Week 4

Turbocharger

MIII-PI-UVI

Week 5

Engine ignition system performance testing

MIII-PI-UIII

Week 6

Electrical circuit design

MII-PI-UII

 

End 1st Six Weeks

 

Week 7

Basics of using trouble shooting manuals

MII-PI-UII

Week 8

Testing and diagnosing electrical circuits

MII-PI-UII

Week 9

Horn and wiper/washer systems

MII-PI-UXIII

Week 10

Diagnostic components of computerized control systems

MIII/A-UVII

Week 11

Battery diagnosis and service

MII-PI-UIV

Week 12

Starting systems diagnosis and repair

MII-PI-UV

 

End 2nd Six Weeks

 

Week 13

Charging systems and diagnostic repair

MII-PI-UVIII

Week 14

Lighting systems diagnosis and repair

MII-PI-UXI

Week 15

Instrument panel repair and diagnosis

MII-PI-UXII

Week 16

Accessories diagnosis and repair

MII-PI-UXIV

Week 17

Gauges, wiring devices, and driver induction systems and repair

MII-PI-UXII

Week 18

Inlet air temperature and intake manifold heat controls

MIII-UIV

Week 19

Electrical theory: anti-lock braking systems

MVI-UVII

 

End 1st Term

 

 

 

Instructional Unit Key                   M = Module               U = Unit

Intro to Auto Tech / Safety = 25 hours

Electrical/Electronic Systems = 150 hours

Engine Performance = 63 hours

Total Program Hours = 238

 

 

 

 

Etowah County Career Technical Center

Automotive Service Technology

2010-2011

 

Instructor: Floyd Hooper                      Course: Auto Tech II

 

Term: Semester II

 

Week

Topic

Instructional Unit

Week 1

Electrical theory: AC, alternators, and generators

MII-PI-UVIII

Week 2

Engine performance and theory

MIII/B-UI & MIII/C-UI

Week 3

Ignition system and service / conventional distributors

MIII/A-UII

Week 4

Carburetors and CCC

MIII/B-UIII

Week 5

Fuel injection systems

MIII/B-UIV

Week 6

Fuel injection emissions systems

MIII/B-UIV

 

End 4th Six Weeks

 

Week 7

Computerized engine control systems

MIII/A-UVI

Week 8

Advanced hydraulic theory

MVI-UV

Week 9

Disc drum braking advanced systems

MVI-UV

Week 10

Power assistance system diagnosis

MVI-UVIII

Week 11

ABS system repair and diagnosis

MVI-UVIII

Week 12

Tire and wheel vibration diagnosis and repair

MIV-PI-UXVI

 

End 5th Six Weeks

 

Week 13

Front wheel suspension

MIV-PI-UIII

Week 14

Rear suspension

MIV-PI-UXIII

Week 15

Wheel alignment diagnosis and repair

MIV-PI-UXVII

Week 16

SLA suspension system diagnosis and lubrication

MIV-PI-IX

Week 17

AC/heating recovery/recycling procedures (EPA standards)

MIX-UIV

Week 18

Diagnosis and repair of auto heat and air control devices

MVI-UX

Week 19

Electrical components of AC and heat systems

MIX-UIX

 

End 2nd Term

 

 

 

Instructional Unit Key                   M = Module               U = Unit

 

Electrical/Electronic Systems = 37.5

Engine Performance = 75

Brakes = 25

Suspension and Steering = 62.5

Heating and Air Conditioning = 38

Total Program Hours = 238