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Auto Technology Certificate Program

Certificate - Automotive Technology (42 Credits)

Opportunities for employment for holders of a one year Certificate may include Parts Counter Person, Mechanics Helper, Entry-level Technician, Component Exchanger, or Diesel Technician Helper.

Please consult with your advisor for current transferability information.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (9)

Communications (3):
ENGL 119 Technical Communications 3cr
Business Management & Technology (3):
IT 101 Computer Fundamentals 3cr
Mathematics (3):
MATH 115 Technical Mathematics 3cr
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY CORE (33):
AUTT 111 Automotive Testing & Diagnostics 6cr
AUTT 115 Brake Systems 6cr
AUTT 130 Electrical System Repair 6cr
AUTT 157 Steering & Suspension 6cr
AUTT 167 Emission Control Service 3cr
AUTT 230 Electrical Systems Overhaul 3cr
AUTT 295 Practicum in Auto Technology 3cr

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCING:

Recommended Course Sequence for Full-time Students (Part-time Students should see an Academic Advisor to customize their educational plan)

Term 1 - 15cr/hrs

AUTT 115 Brake Systems 6cr
AUTT 130 Electrical System Repair 6cr
MATH 115 Technical Mathematics 3cr

Term 2 - 15cr/hrs

AUTT 111 Automotive Testing & Diagnostics 6cr
AUTT 230 Electrical Systems Overhaul 3cr
ENGL 119 Technical Communications 3cr
IT 101 Computer Fundamentals 3cr

Term 3 - 12cr/hrs

AUTT 157 Steering & Suspension 6cr
AUTT 167 Emissions Control Service 3cr
AUTT 295 Practicum in Auto Technology 3cr

Auto Technology Certificate Program

Contact / Faculty:

Construction Technology Program Coordinator:
(505) 863-7560.
Loren Leekela (Zuni Campus) (505) 782-6027.53

Dennis Brieno, Lecturer, Applied Tech/Auto Tech
Phone: (505) 863-7529
Room: GH 2210P
Email: dbrieno@unm.edu