Diesel Technology - Diploma: Heavy Truck Technician
(62-65 total credit hours)
|Digital Literacy - CIT 105 Introduction to Computers or OST 105 Introduction to Office Systems (or Competency demonstrated by exam)||3||All|
|DIT 103 Preventive Maintenance Lab||2||Fall/Summer|
|DIT 160 Steering and Suspension||3||Fall|
|DIT 161 Steering and Suspension Lab||2||Fall|
|DIT 180 Brakes||3||Fall|
|DIT 181 Brakes Lab||2||Fall|
|ADX 120 Basic Automotive Electricity||3||Spring|
|ADX 121 Basic Automotive Electricity Lab||2||Spring|
|ADX 260 Electrical Systems||3||Spring|
|ADX 261 Electrical Systems Lab||2||Spring|
|General Education Area 1 = Written or Oral Communication or Heritage/Humanities||3||All|
|DIT 110 Introduction to Diesel Engines or ADX 150 Engine Repair||3||Fall|
|DIT 111 Introduction to Diesel Engines Lab or ADX 151 Engine Repair Lab||2||Fall|
|DIT 112 Diesel Engine Repair||3||Fall|
|DIT 113 Diesel Engine Repair Lab||2||Fall|
|General Education Area 2 = Social/Behavioral or Natural Science or Quantitative Reasoning||3||All|
|ADX 170 Climate Control||3||Spring|
|ADX 171 Climate Control Lab||1||Spring|
|DIT 140 Hydraulics or DIT 121 Introduction to Maintenance Welding Lab or FPX 100 Fluid Power or WLD 120 Shielded Metal Arc Welding||2-3||Spring|
|DIT 141 Hydraulics Lab or FPX 101 Fluid Power Lab or WLD 121 Shielded Metal Arc Welding Lab||3||Spring|
|DIT 150 Power Trains||3||Spring|
|DIT 151 Power Trains Lab||2||Spring|
- Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade C or greater in each course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative GPA or above (on a 4.0 scale).
- At least 25 percent of the approved curriculum for any certificate, diploma or degree must be completed at the student’s home college.
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KCTCS Catalog - Diesel Technology - Diploma: Heavy Truck Technician Track