AUTO 50 Intro to Automotive Mechanics (8)
Lec-8, lab-4, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
PREREQ.: MATH E 1 or E3 or 30 or BSMA J or placement in MATH 40; and ENGL 91 or ESL 150 or placement in ENGL 92 or 95 or ESL 160
Orientation to the automobile: history, design aesthetics, cultural relativism, technical vocabulary, scientific physical principles, systems, components, safety procedures, measuring systems, and proper use of appropriate tools and equipment; workplace hands-on skills, will include basic maintenance and repair of the automobile in accord with Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification.