Automotive Technology (GM ASEP) (ASEP.S.AAS)

67.0 Credit Hours

Fully accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation, the Associate of Applied Science in General Motors Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP) provides training for students aspiring to become automotive technicians for General Motors dealerships or AC Delco independent shops. Specific General Motors training is presented to apprentice student technicians as they apply learned content to a co-op work experience. Students attend classes for half a semester and then apprentice at a GM/AC Delco sponsoring dealership the other half. Students are paid for work rendered during the co-op experience. Upon graduation, students will receive hundreds of hours of official General Motors training credits that are recorded in the corporation's training database. Graduates should be 85 to 90% trained towards meeting the certification requirements for a GM Master Technician. Graduates will also receive an Associate of Applied Science from Sinclair along with a job opportunity from the sponsoring dealer.

This degree program contains one or more embedded certificates which will be automatically awarded when the certificate requirements are completed. If you do not want to receive the embedded certificate(s), please notify Academic Advising at academicadvising@sinclair.edu .

Program Outcomes

  • Diagnose and repair automatic transmission/transaxle systems, torque converters and 4 wheel drive/all wheel drive systems.
  • Diagnose and repair manual transmission systems, drivelines and differentials.
  • Diagnose automotive electrical and accessory system problems. Utilize DVOM meters, scopes and other electrical testing equipment to troubleshoot battery, charging and hybrid propulsion systems.
  • Diagnose fuel injection, delivery and emission control systems. Utilize scan tools, scopes, DVOM meters and other test equipment in troubleshooting engine and drivability problems.
  • Apply effective customer communication skills in an automotive service environment. Apply good management skills in operating an automotive service business. Develop and analyze an automotive business facility layout. Demonstrate business computer skills.
  • Diagnose and repair heating and air conditioning systems including automatic climate-control systems.
  • Diagnose/repair brake, anti-lock and power booster systems. Diagnose/repair suspension and steering components. Perform vehicle alignments.
  • Perform entry-level engine overhaul, precision measurements; perform machining and engine mechanical service.
  • Apply effective customer communication skills in an automotive service environment. Apply good Demonstrate analytical and logical thinking skills in diagnosing mechanical and practical problem scenarios.
  • Apply effective customer communication skills in an automotive service environment. Apply good Utilize safety and environmental skills in applying automotive service practices.

Curriculum

Ohio Transfer Module: Arts & Humanities Elective 3 credit hours
AUT 1102: Introduction to Automotive Service View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
AUT 1111: Automotive Management View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
AUT 1114: Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
AUT 1115: Automotive Engine Performance I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
AUT 1116: Automotive Steering & Suspension Systems View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
AUT 1142: Automotive Manual Transmission & Driveline View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
AUT 1146: Automotive Heating Ventilation & Air Conditioning Systems View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
AUT 1165: Automotive Brake Systems View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
AUT 1170: Automotive Internship I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
AUT 1171: Automotive Internship II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
AUT 1172: Automotive Internship III View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
AUT 1173: Automotive Internship IV View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
AUT 2214: Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
AUT 2215: Automotive Engine Performance II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
AUT 2241: Automatic Transmission Systems View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
AUT 1108: Automotive Engine Systems View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
CAM 1109: Fundamentals of Tooling & Machining View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
COM 2206: Interpersonal Communication View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
MAT 1110: Math for Technologists View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
OPT 2211: Industrial Risk Management View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
SOC 1101: Introduction to Sociology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
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