Fall 2018 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 25-Oct 17

MTWTh12:15PM-02:20PMLECK.RogersCRC MAIN T 11414288Textbook

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Sa08:00AM-11:50AMLECTBACRC MAIN T 11420534Textbook
 

Th06:00PM-10:05PMLECJ.SmithCRC MAIN T 11414034Textbook

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: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W05:00PM-05:50PMLECW.CarlsonCRC MAIN T 113B14646Textbook
TBATBALECW.CarlsonCRC MAIN Online 14646Textbook
Hybrid class. This is a course which meets online and on campus at Cosumnes River College.
Class meets for one hour each week of the semester, Wednesday 5:00 - 5:50 PM in Room T113B. The first on campus class meeting is Wednesday, August 23, 2016, 5:00 - 5:50 PM.
Login to the eLearning Web site at
https://d2l.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) Los Rios gmail account, which is required for all course related e-mail.


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 25-Oct 17

MWF10:15AM-11:50AMLECK.RogersCRC MAIN T 11414742Textbook
MWF06:50AM-09:55AMLABK.RogersCRC MAIN AMT 101

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Sa08:00AM-10:20AMLECJ.McCollumCRC MAIN T 113B15129Textbook
Sa10:30AM-03:05PMLABJ.McCollumCRC MAIN AMT 102

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 18-Dec 14

MW10:10AM-12:15PMLECW.CarlsonCRC MAIN T 11414577Textbook
MW06:50AM-10:00AMLABW.CarlsonCRC MAIN AMT 101

AMT 310    Engine Performance    3 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 300, 306, or 322 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: AMT 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 18-Dec 14

TTh10:05AM-12:10PMLECW.CarlsonCRC MAIN T 11414373Textbook
TTh06:50AM-09:55AMLABW.CarlsonCRC MAIN AMT 102

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 25-Oct 17

TTh10:05AM-12:10PMLECK.RogersCRC MAIN T 11414077Textbook
TTh06:50AM-09:55AMLABK.RogersCRC 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 25-Oct 17

TTh02:30PM-04:35PMLECM.PereiraCRC MAIN T 113B20508Textbook
MW02:30PM-04:50PMLABM.PereiraCRC MAIN AMT 102

AMT 324    Electronic Fuel Injection    3 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 303 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: AMT 310
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course focuses on the theory and 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 and operation, and service of intake and exhaust systems, and forced induction systems such as superchargers and turbochargers.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 18-Dec 14

TTh02:30PM-04:35PMLECB.ZehnderCRC MAIN T 113B20511Textbook
MW02:30PM-04:50PMLABB.ZehnderCRC MAIN AMT 101

AMT 328    Light Duty Diesel Engine Performance    3 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 303 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: AMT 300
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the student to light duty diesel engine performance systems to include diesel engine theory, air induction systems, fuel systems, starting aid systems, emission controls, and exhaust after-treatment systems.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

Th06:00PM-07:50PMLECB.NoelCRC MAIN T 113B20513Textbook
T06:00PM-09:05PMLABB.NoelCRC MAIN AMT 102

AMT 330    Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: AMT 300 and 304
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a study of the fundamentals and theory of automatic transmissions/transaxles. The laboratory experience will include inspection, diagnosis and adjustments.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

W06:00PM-07:50PMLECM.PereiraCRC MAIN T 113B20735Textbook
M06:00PM-09:05PMLABM.PereiraCRC MAIN AMT 101

AMT 340    Emission Control Inspection and Repair    5 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 303 and 310 with grades of "C" or better; AMT 371 and AMT 381 are included in the Ford ASSET Program and can be utilized to meet requisite requirements in lieu of the standard requisites. 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.
Advisory: AMT 324 and 332
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 a SMOG Check Inspector. Upon successful completion of this course, students are eligible to take the State of California SMOG Check Inspector licensing exam and may be eligible to take the State of California SMOG Check Repair Technician licensing exam.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

M06:00PM-10:25PMLECW.CarlsonCRC MAIN T 113B14320Textbook
W06:00PM-09:05PMLABW.CarlsonCRC MAIN AMT 101

AMT 370    Ford ASSET Automotive Fundamentals and Dealership Practices    4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Students taking this course must be enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program. Some training materials utilized in this course require access to restricted Ford Motor Company websites obtained via enrollment in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program and establishment of a Ford/Lincoln dealership sponsorship.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This course is offered to students enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program. This course provides an introduction into the theory and operation of major automotive systems including: gasoline engines, electrical systems, transmissions and drivetrains, steering, suspension, and brakes. Common automotive hand tools, power tools, and equipment will also be introduced and demonstrated to familiarize students with a typical automotive shop. Typical new-car dealership hierarchy and structure along with standard practices will be investigated. Students who successfully complete this course may be eligible for Ford Service Technician Specialty Training (STST) certification.

Schedule: Five Week - First, Aug 25-Oct 01

MTW07:00AM-11:30AMLECM.PereiraCRC MAIN T 113B14947Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Michael Pereira for enrollment information.


AMT 371    Ford ASSET Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Students taking this course must be enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program due to prerequisite Ford Motor Company training requirements.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is offered to students enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program. This course is a study of the fundamental principles of electricity and electronic systems as used by the automotive technician. Construction and function of automotive electrical and electronic components will be discussed, including batteries, starting systems, charging systems, lighting systems, and power accessories. Students who successfully complete this course may be eligible for Ford Service Technician Specialty Training (STST) certification.

Schedule: Five Week - Second, Oct 02-Nov 05

MTW07:30AM-09:40AMLECM.PereiraCRC MAIN T 113B14955Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Michael Pereira for enrollment information.

MTW10:00AM-01:20PMLABM.PereiraCRC MAIN AMT 101
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Michael Pereira for enrollment information.


AMT 372    Ford ASSET Automotive Brake Systems    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Students taking this course must be enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program. Some training materials utilized in this course require access to restricted Ford Motor Company websites obtained via enrollment in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program and establishment of a Ford/Lincoln dealership sponsorship.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is offered to students enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program. This course covers the theory, diagnosis, and repair of automotive brake systems, including anti-lock braking systems (ABS). Students who successfully complete this course may be eligible for Ford Service Technician Specialty Training (STST) certification.

Schedule: Five Week - Third, Nov 06-Dec 13

MTW07:30AM-09:35AMLECM.PereiraCRC MAIN T 113B14948Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Michael Pereira for enrollment information.

MTW10:00AM-01:10PMLABM.PereiraCRC MAIN AMT 101
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Michael Pereira for enrollment information.


AMT 381    Ford ASSET Electronic Engine Control    4 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 371 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Students taking this course must be enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program due to prerequisite Ford Motor Company training requirements.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 63 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This course is offered to students enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program. This course is a study of Ford Electronic Engine Control systems, their components, and their relationship to other vehicle systems. Students who successfully complete this course may be eligible for Ford Service Technician Specialty Training (STST) certification.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 18-Nov 05

MTWThF07:00AM-11:10AMLECB.NoelCRC MAIN T 11715290Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.

MTWThF11:20AM-01:10PMLABB.NoelCRC MAIN AMT 102
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.


AMT 382    Ford ASSET Gasoline Engine Performance    3 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 371 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Students taking this course must be enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program due to prerequisite Ford Motor Company training requirements.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is offered to students enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program. This course offers a thorough examination of basic gasoline engine performance systems to include ignition systems, fuel systems, and emission controls. System maintenance, diagnosis, and repair will also be covered, including the use of specialized test equipment. Students who successfully complete this course may be eligible for Ford Service Technician Specialty Training (STST) certification.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 06-Nov 28

MTWThF07:30AM-09:45AMLECB.NoelCRC MAIN T 11415228Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.

MTWThF10:00AM-01:35PMLABB.NoelCRC MAIN AMT 102
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.


AMT 383    Ford ASSET Advanced Gasoline Engine Performance    3 Units

Prerequisite: AMT 371 with a grade of "C" or better
Enrollment Limitation: Students taking this course must be enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program due to prerequisite Ford Motor Company training requirements.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is offered to students enrolled in the Ford Automotive Student Service Education Training (ASSET) program. This course offers an advanced analysis of gasoline engine performance systems to include ignition systems, fuel systems, and emission controls. New technologies and advances in these systems will be highlighted. This course places emphasis on advanced diagnostic techniques, use of specialized test equipment, and diagnostic strategies to be utilized when standard manufacturer's procedures are unable to properly diagnose or repair the vehicle. Students who successfully complete this course may be eligible for Ford Service Technician Specialty Training (STST) certification.

Schedule: Other Term, Nov 29-Dec 19

MTWThF07:30AM-09:45AMLECB.NoelCRC MAIN T 11415230Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.

MTWThF10:00AM-01:30PMLABB.NoelCRC MAIN AMT 102
This is an ASSEST class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.


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

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Enrollment Limitation: Students must be in a paid or unpaid internship, volunteer position or job related to career goals in Automotive Mechanics Technology.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 300 hours LAB
Description: This course provides students with opportunities to develop marketable skills in preparation for employment in their major field of study or advancement within their career. It is designed for students interested in work experience and/or internships in transfer level degree occupational programs. Course content includes 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. Appropriate level learning objectives are established by the student and the employer. During the semester, the student is required to participate in 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. Work Experience may be taken for a total of 16 units when there are new or expanded learning objectives. Only one Work Experience course may be taken per semester.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20

TBATBALABB.Noel TBA TBA14745Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Brian Noel for enrollment information.

TBATBALABM.Pereira TBA TBA14746Textbook
This is an ASSET class for which there is no Wait List. Contact Professor Mike Pereira for enrollment information.

W06:00PM-06:50PMLABA.AvalosCRC MAIN WIN 10614662Textbook
TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14662Textbook
Hybrid class - Partly Online/Partly Classroom - Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities.

Instructor and students have both classroom meetings and online activities. Login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/.
Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu.

TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14313Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Thursday, August 30th, 4:00 p.m.-6:15 p.m. WIN-106. Login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/.
Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu.

TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14314Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at on campus Orientation: Tuesday, September 4th, 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM WIN-106. Login to the eLearning web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/.
Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu.

TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14080Textbook
Online class. Enrollment Notice: This course is designated for students who have already successfully completed a Work Experience course with a C or better in a previous semester at CRC. Attendance is required at the on campus orientation: Friday, August 31st from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM in WIN 106. Class login at http://elearning.losrios.edu/. Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this class.

Schedule: Other Term, Sep 24-Dec 20

TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14081Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at the on campus orientation: Monday, September 24th, 7:00 PM - 9:15 PM WIN-106
Login to the eLearning Web site at http://elearning.losrios.edu/ Login to https://apps.losrios.edu to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 24-Dec 20

TBATBALABA.AvalosCRC MAIN Online 14312Textbook
Online class. Required attendance at the on campus orientation: Wednesday, October 24th, 6:00 PM - 8:15 PM in WIN-106.
Login to the eLearning web site at https://elearning.losrios.edu/. Login to https://apps.losrios.edu/ to access your Los Rios Gmail for important information regarding this Work Experience class.
For information, e-mail Professor Amy Avalos avalosa@crc.losrios.edu

Fall 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: May 23, 2018