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nova 2011-2012 college catalog: Programs of Study

Discontinued Program FA 2011

Automotive Emissions
Certificate AL, MA

Purpose:  This curriculum is designed to provide current theory, experience, and development for those who desire careers as emission control technicians, diagnosticians, and service technicians. Includes recent technical innovations in emission controls, electronics, automatic engine controls, and fuel management.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
AUT 100 Intro to Automotive Shop Practices 2
AUT 111 Automotive Engines I 4
AUT 121 Automotive Fuel Systems I 4
AUT 241 Automotive Electricity I 4
ENG 111 College Composition or ENG 131 Technical Report Writing I 3
1SDV SDV    Elective 1
Total   18
2nd Semester
2    Social Science Elective 3
AUT 226 Advanced ASM Emissions Diagnostics 2
AUT 242 Automotive Electricity II 4
AUT 122 Automotive Fuel Systems II 4
Total   13
Total credits for the Automotive Emissions Certificate=31

1 Students can take SDV 100 College Success Skills or the SDV 101 Orientation section related to their particular program.

2 The social science elective may be selected from the social/behavioral sciences courses listed under General Education Electives.