ATEC2685 Automotive Industry Internship I

This course will provide the student with 200 hours of on-the-job training in the automotive industry. The student will use the knowledge gained in previous courses, and further develop their skills by working on customer vehicles at a vehicle repair facility.

Credits

5

Prerequisite

ATEC1110, ATEC1405, ATEC1505 and ATEC1625

Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course:
Demonstrate professional attitude
Demonstrate dependable workplace behavior
Perform quality vehicle repairs
Demonstrate proper care and use of tools
Evaluate repair work
Demonstrate good communication skills
Diagnose vehicle malfunctions
Determine correct repair procedures
Use safe shop practices
Verify vehicle repairs
Produce a vehicle repair log
Integrate previously acquired knowledge and skills
Adapt to changing industry needs
Demonstrate use of resource information
Demonstrate good time management skills

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
Brooklyn Park Campus - 763-488-2477
Eden Prairie Campus – 952-995-1544

Campus

Brooklyn Park Campus Eden Prairie Campus 952-995-1300

Credit Details

SOE:

5