Fall 2013 Class Schedule (CRC)



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AMT 300    Automotive Fundamentals and Shop Procedures    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: A basic study of the mechanical operations of the automobile directed toward the principles and operation of the automotive engine, engine support systems, the drive train, steering, suspension and brakes. Hand tools, shop equipment and shop procedures will be demonstrated to familiarize the students with the automotive industry.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
MTWTh     12:15PM-02:20PM LEC K.Rogers             CRC MAIN T 114           14017 
Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
T         06:00PM-10:05PM LEC J.Smith              CRC MAIN AMT 101         13696 Textbook

Schedule: Other Term, Aug 26-Sep 11
MTWThF    07:00AM-12:55PM LEC B.Noel               CRC MAIN T 113B          13695 Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.


AMT 301    Automotive Service Management    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course provides a survey of automotive service operations, management strategies, economic importance, regulatory responsibilities, customer relations, and employment opportunities in the automotive service industry.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
TTh       02:30PM-05:35PM LEC W.Carlson            CRC MAIN T 114           19204 
Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LEC W.Carlson            CRC MAIN Online          14577 Textbook
Online class.
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
Enrolled students must e-mail Professor William Carlson by August 24, 2013 at carlsow@crc.losrios.edu.
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet and 2) e-mail account


AMT 302    Ford Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: AMT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study of the fundamental principles of electricity as used by the auto technician. Construction and function of automotive electrical/ electronic components will be discussed, as will storage batteries, charging and cranking systems, lighting, and accessory systems.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 12-Sep 30
MTWThF    07:00AM-09:35AM LEC B.Noel               CRC MAIN T 113B          13728 
Textbook
MTWThF    10:00AM-01:50PM LAB B.Noel               CRC MAIN AMT 101           
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.


AMT 303    Automotive Electrical & Electronic Systems    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: AMT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 81 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study of the fundamental principles of electricity as used by the auto technician. Construction and function of automotive electrical/ electronic components and systems will be discussed, including storage batteries, charging and starting systems, lighting, and accessory systems.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
MWF       10:15AM-11:45AM LEC K.Rogers             CRC MAIN T 114           14781 
Textbook
MWF       06:50AM-09:55AM LAB K.Rogers             CRC MAIN AMT 101           

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
Sa        08:00AM-10:20AM LEC G.Shewmaker          CRC MAIN T 113B          14783 Textbook
Sa        10:30AM-03:05PM LAB G.Shewmaker          CRC MAIN AMT 102           


AMT 304    Automotive Manual Drive Train and Axles    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: AMT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the principles of operations of automotive power trains, including diagnosis and overhaul techniques of clutches, manual transmission/transaxles, transfer cases, drive lines and differentials.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
MW        02:30PM-04:35PM LEC M.Pereira            CRC MAIN T 113B          13726 
Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-05:40PM LAB M.Pereira            CRC MAIN AMT 101           

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
W         06:00PM-07:50PM LEC M.Pereira            CRC MAIN T 113B          14062 Textbook
M         06:00PM-09:20PM LAB M.Pereira            CRC MAIN AMT 101           


AMT 306    Small Engine Repair    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: AMT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on operation and repair of small four-cycle engines. There is special emphasis placed on design and operation principles of internal combustion engines that support the student's understanding of automotive engines.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
MW        10:05AM-12:10PM LEC W.Carlson            CRC MAIN T 114           14441 
Textbook
MW        06:50AM-10:00AM LAB W.Carlson            CRC MAIN AMT 101           
Students must purchase a $10.00 Auto Tech Card from the Cashier Window of the Business Services Office located in the College Center Building. This fee covers expendable supplies used by the student for his or her projects.


AMT 310    Engine Performance    3 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 300 or 306 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: AMT 302 or 303
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers basic principles of the internal combustion engine and its related components, with an emphasis on complete electrical and fuel systems. The course will include the use of advanced types of testing equipment.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 19-Dec 13
TTh       10:05AM-12:10PM LEC W.Carlson            CRC MAIN T 114           14135 
Textbook
TTh       06:50AM-09:55AM LAB W.Carlson            CRC MAIN AMT 101           

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
Sa        10:30AM-12:35PM LEC J.McCollum           CRC MAIN T 113B          19306 Textbook
Sa        07:00AM-10:05AM LAB J.McCollum           CRC MAIN AMT 101           


AMT 314    Wheel Alignment    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: An in-depth examination of alignment equipment and different auto manufacturer's alignment systems. Will cover wheel balancing and front end steering and wheel alignment, diagnosis and repair.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
TTh       10:05AM-12:10PM LEC K.Rogers             CRC MAIN T 114           13748 
Textbook
TTh       06:50AM-10:00AM LAB K.Rogers             CRC MAIN AMT 102           


AMT 316    Automotive Brakes    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: AMT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the principles of operation of automotive brakes and anti-lock brake systems, including diagnosis and overhaul techniques of power brake system components.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 24-Oct 18
TTh       02:30PM-04:35PM LEC B.Noel               CRC MAIN T 113B          14064 
Textbook
MW        02:30PM-05:40PM LAB B.Noel               CRC MAIN AMT 101           

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 01-Oct 18
MTWThF    07:00AM-09:20AM LEC B.Noel               CRC MAIN T 113B          14993 Textbook
MTWThF    10:00AM-01:30PM LAB B.Noel               CRC MAIN AMT 101           
This is an Asset class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.


AMT 320    Automotive Ignition Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: AMT 300 and 302
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: A thorough examination of the automotive ignition system, including its function, primary circuit, secondary circuit, diagnosis of electrical troubles, and assembly and repair of equipment including distributorless ignition systems.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 07-Nov 27
MTWThF    07:00AM-09:20AM LEC M.Pereira            CRC MAIN T 113B          13746 
Textbook
MTWThF    09:30AM-01:00PM LAB M.Pereira            CRC MAIN AMT 102           
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List.


AMT 324    Electronic Fuel Injection    3 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 302 or 303 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: AMT 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on the theory of operation, service, diagnostic procedures and repair of electronic fuel injection systems. This course includes the various types of electronic fuel injection systems and the diagnostic equipment currently used in the automotive industry. In addition, also covered in this course are the theory of operation and service of special equipment such as super-chargers and turbo-chargers.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
T         06:00PM-07:50PM LEC W.Carlson            CRC MAIN T 114           14785 
Textbook
Th        06:00PM-09:05PM LAB W.Carlson            CRC MAIN AMT 101           

Schedule: Other Term, Dec 02-Dec 19
MTWThF    07:00AM-09:20AM LEC M.Pereira            CRC MAIN T 113B          13750 Textbook
MTWThF    09:30AM-01:00PM LAB M.Pereira            CRC MAIN AMT 102           
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List.


AMT 334    Ford Electronic Engine Control (EEC IV and V)    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: AMT 302 and 332, enrollment in the ASSET Program.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This is an advanced course specializing in Ford Electronic Engine Controls.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 21-Nov 06
MTWThF    07:00AM-01:45PM LEC M.Pereira            CRC MAIN T 113B          14106 
Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List.


AMT 340    Emission Control Inspection and Repair    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: AMT 324 and 332 ; AMT 334 is taught in our Ford ASSET program and is equivalent to AMT 332. Current ASE certification in A-6 and A-8 meet equivalency for enrollment in AMT 340 per State of California, Bureau of Automotive Repair Statute.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course includes inspection, testing, diagnosis, and service of automotive emission control systems. The course is required for all students who plan to become licensed as an Emission Control Inspector. Upon successful completion of this course, students are eligible to take the State of California, Emission Control Licensing Exam, and may be eligible to take the State of California, Repair Only License Exam.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
M         06:00PM-10:25PM LEC B.Noel               CRC MAIN T 113B          14059 
Textbook
M         06:00PM-10:25PM LEC K.Rogers             CRC MAIN T 113B          14059 Textbook
M         06:00PM-10:25PM LEC J.Smith              CRC MAIN T 113B          14059 Textbook
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LAB B.Noel               CRC MAIN AMT 101           
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LAB K.Rogers             CRC MAIN AMT 101           
W         06:00PM-09:05PM LAB J.Smith              CRC MAIN AMT 101           


AMT 498    Work Experience in Automotive Mechanics Technology    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment or advancement within their current job. Course content will include understanding the application of education to the workforce; completion of required forms, which document the student's progress and hours spent at the work site; and developing workplace skills and competencies. During the course of the semester, the student is required to fulfill an 18 hour 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. The course may be taken again when there is new or expanded learning on the job for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
T         12:30PM-01:20PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN WIN 106         14051 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 14051 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          13753 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Saturday, August 31, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

W         06:00PM-06:50PM LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN WIN 106         14604 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos              TBA TBA                 14604 Textbook
 

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14052 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Saturday, August 31, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

TBA       TBA             LAB B.Noel               Off Campus Dealer        14787 Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.

TBA       TBA             LAB M.Pereira            Off Campus Dealer        14788 Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Mike Pereira for enrollment information.

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          14053 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Thursday, August 29, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 21-Dec 19
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Avalos             CRC MAIN Online          13754 Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Saturday, September 21, 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at https://d2l.losrios.edu/
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu
To take this class, you may use the CRC Computer Lab in LRC-204; otherwise, you must have access to a computer with the following minimum requirements: 1) Connection to the Internet, 2) e-mail account

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: December 13, 2013