365体育比赛投注

Working copy

Page PDF

Automotive Technology, A.A.S.

Requirements

365体育比赛投注Five options are available: a One-Year Certificate, a Two-Year Diploma, an Associated in applied Science Degree, an Associate in Science, and the Bachelor of Science in Technology Management degree.

Total Program Credits: 64

General Education Requirements: 16 Credits
  MKTG 2200 Written Business Communication WE 3
  AUT 1260 Tech Math for Mechanics 3
  Any approved Humanities, Fine Arts, or Foreign Language Distribution Course  3
  Any approved Behavioral Science, Social, or Political Science Distribution Course  3
  Any approved Biology or Physical Science Distribution Course  3
  Any approved Physical Education, Health, Safety, or Environment Course  1
Discipline Core Requirements: 48 Credits
  AUT 1110 Brake Systems 2
  AUT 111L Brake Systems Lab 1
  AUT 1120 Manual Power Trains 2
  AUT 112L Manual Power Trains Lab 1
  AUT 1130 Engine Repair 2
  AUT 113L Engine Repair Lab 1
  AUT 1160 Automotive Electrical Systems 2
  AUT 116L Automotive Electrical Systems Lab 1
  AUT 1170 Engine Electrical Systems 2
  AUT 117L Engine Electrical Systems Lab 1
  AUT 1210 Suspension and Steering Systems 2
  AUT 121L Suspension and Steering Systems Lab 1
  AUT 1220 Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles 2
  AUT 122L Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles Lab 1
  AUT 1230 Engine Performance 2
  AUT 123L Engine Performance Lab 1
  AUT 2110 Advanced Steering Suspension and Alignment 2
  AUT 211L Automotive Service Practicum Steering, Suspension and Alignment Lab 1
  AUT 2120 Advanced Engine Performance 2
  AUT 212L Automotive Service Practicum Engine Performance Lab 1
  AUT 2130 Advanced Emission Control Systems 2
  AUT 213L Automotive Service Practicum Emission Controls Lab 1
  AUT 2140 Chassis Electrical and Electronics Systems 2
  AUT 214L Automotive Service Practicum Chassis Electrical and Electronics Lab 1
  AUT 2210 Advanced Braking and Control Systems 2
  AUT 221L Automotive Service Practicum Brake Systems Lab 1
  AUT 2220 Automatic Transmissions and Electronic Controls 2
  AUT 222L Automotive Service Practicum Transmission Controls Lab 1
  AUT 2240 Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Theory 2
  AUT 224L Automotive HVAC Lab 1
  AUT 2250 Electronic Fuel Management Systems  (2)  
or AUT 2350 Electronic Diesel Fuel Management Systems 2
  AUT 225L Automotive Service Practicum Fuel Management Systems Lab  1

Graduation Requirements:365体育比赛投注

  1. Completion of a minimum of 64 semester credits
  2. Overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above. (Departments may require a higher GPA.)
  3. Residency hours--minimum of 20 credit hours through course attendance at UVU
  4. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track365体育比赛投注. 

365体育比赛投注Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

 

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
AUT 1110 Brake Systems 2
AUT 111L Brake Systems Lab 1
AUT 1120 Manual Power Trains 2
AUT 112L Manual Power Trains Lab 1
AUT 1130 Engine Repair 2
AUT 113L Engine Repair Lab 1
AUT 1160 Automotive Electrical Systems  2
AUT 116L Automotive Electrical Systems Lab 1
AUT 1260 or MAT 1010 Quantitative Literacy 3
  Semester total: 15
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
AUT 1170 Engine Electrical Systems 2
AUT 117L Engine Electrical Systems Lab 1
AUT 1210 Suspension and Steering Systems 2
AUT 121L Suspension and Steering Systems Lab 1
AUT 1220 Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles 2
AUT 122L Automatic Transmissions  and Transaxles Lab 1
AUT 1230 Engine Performance 2
AUT 123L Engine Performance Lab 1
MKTG 2200  or ENGL 1010 Written Business Communication WE or English 3
Social Science  2
  Semester total: 17
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
AUT 2110 Advanced Steering Suspension and Alignment 2
AUT 211L Auto Service Practicum Steering, Suspension and Alignment Lab 1
AUT 2120 Advanced Engine Performance 2
AUT 212L Automotive Service Practicum Engine Performance and Steering Suspension 1
AUT 2130 Advanced Emission Control Systems 2
AUT 213L Auto Service Practicum Emission Control Labs 1
AUT 2140 Chassis Electrical and Electronics Systems 2
AUT 214L Auto Service Practicum Chassis Electrical and Electronics Lab 1
Humanities/Fine Arts  3
Physical Education  3
  Semester total: 17
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
AUT 2210 Advanced Braking and Control Systems 2
AUT 221L Auto Service Practicum Brake Systems Lab 1
AUT 2220 Automatic Transmissions and Electronic Controls 2
AUT 222L Auto Service Practicum Transmisson Control Lab 1
AUT 2240 Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Theory 2
AUT 224L Auto HVAC Lab 1
AUT 2250 Electronic Fuel Management Systems 2
AUT 225L Automotive Service Practicum Fuel Management Systems 1
Biology or Physical Science  3
  Semester total: 15
  Degree total: 64

Department

Name:

Transportation Technologies

Location:365体育比赛投注

SA 306

Telephone:365体育比赛投注

365体育比赛投注801-863-8349

Email:365体育比赛投注

daviska@fishncamp.com

Web Address:

fishncamp.com/auto365体育比赛投注

Chair:365体育比赛投注

Don Wilson

 
 

Mission Statement

The mission of the UVU Department of Transportation Technologies is to conduct academic and applied teaching. The training programs provide qualified employees for entry-level positions in all categories of the Automotive, Power Sports, Collision / Refinish, and Diesel repair technology industries. These programs will afford students the opportunity to attain a one, two, and/or four-year degree at the completion of their training. The training provided will have an emphasis on basic skills and principles which will allow participants to adapt to new and ever changing technologies. Current and foreseeable technology will be utilized in presenting and practicing basic performance skills.

 
 
  • Administrative Support: Katreena Davis
  • Office: SA 306b
  • Telephone: 801-863-8349
  • Email:  daviska@fishncamp.com
 
 

Automotive Technology

  • Program Coordinator: Todd Low
  • Office: SA 325b
  • Telephone: 801-863-6434 or 801-863-8349
  • Email:  Lowto@fishncamp.com 

Advisory Committee:365体育比赛投注

Dave Johnson, DJ Auto; Dustin Sweeten, Powerhouse Motorsports; Chet Milburn, Factory Motorparts; Ben Powell, Torque Shop; Tim Urry, LH Miller Ford, Mark Anderson, Utah County Health; Andrew Gibson, CarQuest; Phil Crocket, LH Miller Chevrolet; Mike McCoy, Gears Transmission; Nate Clarke, Toyota

 
 

Collision Repair Technology365体育比赛投注

  • Program Coordinator: Terrance Orr
  • Office: SA 326d
  • Telephone: 801-863-8268 or 801-863-8349
  • Email: orrte@fishncamp.com


Advisory Committee:

Steve Powell, State Farm; Ken Murdock, American Fork Collision; Kendal Klines, Lone Peak Collision; Jon Bauer, Harmons Collision; Trace Coccimiglio, Valet Autobody; Don Edmunds, Bear River Mutual Insurance; Jason Proctor, ABRA Autobody & Glass; Travis Olson, Unique Autobody; Brian Nichols, Cascade Collision; Tyler Judd, UTA; Sam Christopherson, Cleggs Collision; Taylor Edwards, Cascade Collision; Ken King, Larry H. Miller Collision; Denay Weiss, Larry H. Miller Collision; Chad Crane, Snap On Tools;.

 
 

Diesel Mechanics Technology365体育比赛投注

  • Program Coordinator: Kent Walker
  • Office: SA 323a
  • Telephone: 801-863-6433 or 801-863-8349
  • Email:  walkerke@fishncamp.com

 

Advisory Committee:

Terry Smith, Utah Trucking Association; Mike Hanyon, Extreme Diesel; Casey Muhlstein, Muhlstein Diesel Repair; Grant Martin, Smith Power Products; John Pennington, Sunroc; Tanner Thompson, Intermountain; Scott Simonson, Smith Power Products; David Anderson, Geneva Rock

 
 

Faculty

Paul Bean(1997)

Associate Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Industrial Education, Brigham Young University; M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

Directory Page >>

 

Cris Boggess(1999)

Associate Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



A.A.S., Collision Repair Technology, Utah Valley University.

Directory Page >>

 

Dean Bohl(2001)

Associate Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



A.A.S., Diesel Equipment Technology, Utah Valley State College.

Directory Page >>

 

Matthew Hasara(2014)

Assistant Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Resource Management, Brigham Young University.

Directory Page >>

 

Jeff Holm(2016)

Professional In Residence

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



No Degree.

Directory Page >>

 

Trent Jennings(2019)

Assistant Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Technology Management, A.A.S., Diesel Mechanics, Utah Valley University.

Directory Page >>

 

Todd Low(1990)

Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



A.A.S., Utah Technical College; A.S., Automotive, Utah Valley Community College; B.S., Industrial Education, Brigham Young University; M.S., Utah State University.

Directory Page >>

 

Thomas Moore(2016)

Lecturer

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



A.A.S. Drafting Technology, Utah Valley University; B.S., M.S., Technology & Engineering, Brigham Young University.

Directory Page >>

 

Terrance Orr(2007)

Associate Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Technology Management, Utah Valley State College; M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

Directory Page >>

 

Zachery Taylor(2015)

Assistant Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



B.S., Technology Teaching Education, Brigham Young University; B.S., Technology Management, Utah Valley University.

Directory Page >>

 

David Tyler(2019)

Lecturer

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



 

Kent Walker(2007)

Associate Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Faculty



A.A.S., Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Utah Technical College; B.S., Business Management, Brigham Young University; M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

Directory Page >>

 

Don Wilson(1995)

Associate Professor

Department: Transportation Technologies
Department Chair, Faculty



A.A.S., Collision Repair Technology, B.S., Technology Management, Utah Valley State College; M.Ed., Instructional Technology, Utah State University.

Directory Page >>

 

Careers

Careers:  
Recognizing that a successful career in automotive technology involves much more than mechanical ability to replace parts, Utah Valley University has designed this curriculum for the individual who has ability and aptitude to become a skilled automotive technician.  Opportunities are available in: general automotive repair, steering/suspension and alignment, tune-up, cooling system and air conditioning brakes, engine rebuilding, automatic and manual transmissions, computerized electronic ignition and fuel injection, and emission controls.  Training for service advisors, shop foreman, and shop managers is also provided. 

Interested in a Career related to this degree? Learn more about...

  • Occupation Description
  • Employment Projections
  • Occupation Wages
  • Related Occupations
  • Current Job Openings
  • And more

Follow the links below to view current, detailed Utah Department of Workforce Services occupational information for that career.

RELATED CAREERS

^ Back to Top