HiTECC Automotive Technology (AAT)

Academic Plans, known as programs, include a overview description and a summary of program requirements. You can search the online catalog via the the Academic Plan links on the right for a desired program or a specific course information. 

General Education Requirements
Communication Skills
ENGL&101ENGLISH COMPOSITION I 15
Subtotal5
Computational Skills
Course Options5
Subtotal5
Human Relations
SOC& 101INTRO TO SOCIOLOGY 15
Subtotal5
Major Area Requirements
AUTO 160INTRODUCTION TO DEALERSHIP OPERATIONS5
AUTO 161ELECTRICAL I8
AUTO 162ELECTRICAL II8
AUTO 163BRAKES8
AUTO 164INTERNSHIP I8
AUTO 165STEERING AND SUSPENSION8
AUTO 166ENGINE PERFORMANCE I8
AUTO 167ENGINE PERFORMANCE II8
AUTO 260CLIMATE CONTROL8
AUTO 261INTERNSHIP II8
AUTO 262ENGINE MECHANICAL8
AUTO 263MANUAL TRANSMISSION8
AUTO 264AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS8
AUTO 265INTERNSHIP III8
Total Credits/Units124

Program Outcomes

Program outcomes are overarching skills that are emphasized and reinforced throughout several courses in a specific program; they are measurable statements that define what students should know or be able to do by the end of a certificate or degree at Clark College. After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Articulate well-considered ideas and written claims to an academic audience, using effective rhetorical techniques, properly credited evidence, and a command of Standard English. (GE)
  • Demonstrate and clearly explain an effective strategy to solve a quantitative problem. (GE)
  • Demonstrate interpersonal/human relations skills. (GE)
  • Use a 6-step process to verify customer vehicle concern, determine related symptoms, analyze symptoms, isolate cause of concern, correct the concern, and verify proper vehicle operation.
  • Represent sponsoring dealers by being competent, highly trained, and ethical dealership technicians.
  • Achieve, maintain, and advance in the ASE technician certification process.
  • Work as an effective team member in a dealership environment.