AUTOMOTIVE FUNDAMENTALS (AF12)

The Automotive Fundamentals Diploma program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in the automotive service and repair profession. Learning opportunities enable students to develop academic, technical and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of automotive mechanics theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive an Auto Fundamentals diploma that qualifies them as entry-level technicians.

Diploma Program
Program Length 40 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School diploma or GED required; Minimum age: 16
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Macon, Milledgeville and Warner Robins Campuses

Automotive Fundamentals Diploma Curriculum
   

Credit Hours

General Education Core Courses
8
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development
2
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics
3
 
Occupational Courses
32
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
AUTT 1010 Automotive Technology Introduction
2
Automotive Electrical Course Options
AUTT 1020 Automotive Electrical Systems
7
  OR  
AUTT 1021 Automotive Electrical Systems I
(4)
  AND  
AUTT 1022 Automotive Electrical Systems II
(3)
AUTT 1030 Automotive Brake Systems
4
Automotive Engine Performance Course Options
AUTT 1040 Automotive Engine Performance
7
  OR  
AUTT 1041 Automotive Engine Performance I
(3)
  AND  
AUTT 1042 Automotive Engine Performance II
(4)
AUTT 1050 Automotive Suspension and Steering Systems
4
AUTT 1060 Automotive Climate Control Systems
5
     
 
Total Hours
40