Spring 2018 Class Schedule (ARC)



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DCDT 103    Clean Diesel Systems    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course provides a complete overview of the clean diesel engine system. Topics include fuel injection systems, emission regulations, and diesel emission control systems.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LEC M.Drobot             Off Campus Mather 003    13288 
Textbook
MW        02:00PM-03:20PM LEC F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 003    13288 Textbook
MW        03:30PM-04:50PM LAB F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 004A     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655


DCDT 108    Hybrid Diesel High Voltage Systems    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers high voltage power systems on diesel hybrid powered vehicles. Topics include high voltage main component identification and inspection, inspection of high voltage cables, testing, re-use, and end-of-service decisions.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Grubb              Off Campus Mather 004A   12916 
Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB D.Grubb              Off Campus Mather 004A     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655


DCDT 109    Hybrid Diesel Component Application    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers testing and replacement of diesel hybrid components. Topics include electronic shifting theory and diesel hybrid component application.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LEC D.Grubb              Off Campus Mather 003    12918 
Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LAB D.Grubb              Off Campus Mather 004A     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655

TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LAB F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 004A     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655


DCDT 111    Clean Natural Gas Engine Repair    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Green Course Green Course
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces clean natural gas engine repair. Topics include engine application and principles of engine operation, disassembly and reassembly of engine components and systems, and various engine systems as they relate to clean natural gas engines.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
Sa        07:30AM-10:40AM LEC TBA                  Off Campus Mather 003    13064 
Textbook
Sa        10:50AM-02:00PM LAB TBA                  Off Campus Mather 003      
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655


DCDT 130    Diesel Brake Systems    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the operation of diesel brake systems and components. Topics include band, shoe, caliper, and full disc brakes.

Schedule: Five Week - First, Jan 13-Feb 21
MTW       07:30AM-10:35AM LEC P.Boling             Off Campus Mather 003    11421 
Textbook
MTW       10:45AM-01:50PM LAB M.Drobot             Off Campus Mather 004B     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655

MTW       07:30AM-10:35AM LEC F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 004B   13032 Textbook
MTW       10:45AM-01:50PM LAB F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 004A     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655


DCDT 140    Diesel Electrical Systems    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the operation of diesel electrical systems. Topics include sensors used in emission control, electrical circuits, test instruments, charging systems, and electrical starting systems.

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Feb 22-Apr 04
MTW       07:30AM-10:35AM LEC P.Boling             Off Campus Mather 003    11423 
Textbook
MTW       10:45AM-01:50PM LAB M.Drobot             Off Campus Mather 004A     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655

MTW       07:30AM-10:35AM LEC F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 004B   13033 Textbook
MTW       10:45AM-01:50PM LAB F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 004B     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655


DCDT 150    Diesel Power Trains    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the diesel power train. Topics include inspection and adjustment of clutch linkage, flywheel, and replacement of clutch brakes.

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Apr 05-May 09
MTW       07:30AM-10:35AM LEC P.Boling             Off Campus Mather 003    11425 
Textbook
MTW       10:45AM-01:50PM LAB M.Drobot             Off Campus Mather 004B     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655

MTW       07:30AM-10:35AM LEC F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 004B   13034 Textbook
MTW       10:45AM-01:50PM LAB F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 004A     
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655


DCDT 298    Work Experience in Clean Diesel Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Eligible for ENGRD 310 or ENGRD 312 AND ENGWR 300; OR ESLR 340 AND ESLW 340.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be in a paid or unpaid internship, volunteer position, or job related to the clean diesel technology field with a cooperating site supervisor. Students are advised to consult with the Diesel Department faculty to review specific certificate and degree work experience requirements.
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within the clean diesel technology field. It is designed for students interested in work experience and/or internships in associate degree level or certificate occupational programs. Course content includes understanding the application of education to the workforce, completion of Title 5 required forms which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site, and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the semester, the student is required to attend a weekly orientation and 75 hours of related paid work experience, or 60 hours of unpaid work experience for one unit. An additional 75 or 60 hours of related work experience is required for each additional unit. First-time participants are required to attend a weekly orientation and a final meeting. Returning participants are required to attend the first class meeting, a mid-semester meeting, and a final meeting and may meet individually with the instructor as needed to complete a work site observation and all program forms, receive updates, and assignments. Students may take up to 16 units total across all Work Experience course offerings. This course may be taken up to four times when there are new or expanded learning objectives. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TBA       TBA             LAB N.McCormack           TBA TBA                 12771 
Textbook
Orientation:    Thursday, January 18 2:00PM-2:50PM OR 5:00PM-5:50PM    Rm Mather 003, located at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655
Orientation for this section is mandatory. For further information about the course requirements, please visit the course website at www.arc.losrios.edu/online


DCDT 299    Professionalism in Diesel Careers    4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course introduces students to the professionalism and soft skills in the work place. It provides an in-depth review of skills needed, ranging from applying for jobs, interviewing, in a professional behavior, proper technology use in the workplace, how to communicate, and many other topics for professional work etiquette. It includes an opportunity to meet professionals from many career fields to participate in mock interviews, ask questions, and work on resumes.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
Th        07:30AM-11:50AM LEC F.Beaushaw           Off Campus Mather 003    12776 
Textbook
NOTE: This class will be held at Mather, 10115 Spaatz Way, Mather, CA 95655

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: December 11, 2017