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Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technician (EP) Associate in Applied Science Degree

Overview and Award Outcomes

Overview

The Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology degree prepares the student in all areas of the Marine, Motor Sports and Power Equipment as a repair and service technician. A marine/motor sports technician will diagnose, evaluate, estimate repair costs and repair various types of marine, motorcycle, power equipment and small engines.

Award Outcomes

Demonstrate ability to measure engine parts.

Employ skills and procedures to identify parts.

Service fuel Systems.

Service ignition systems.

Demonstrate troubleshooting and diagnostic skills.

Integrate technology into work processes such as scan tolls, service manuals online, etc.

Employ safety standards.

Service drive systems.

Explain air and liquid cooling systems.

Integrate customer service and communication skills into repair work.

Career Opportunities

The Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology Associate in Applied Science degree will allow the graduate the opportunities to advance to careers in the major manufacturer’s research and development departments. Service or sales representative positions would be available to a person holding an A.A.S. also. Another possible opportunity would be for a promotion to a supervisory position.

Program Requirements

Technical Studies Required 54 Credits

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST1100Introduction to Marine and Motorsport Technology

3

MMST1105Introduction to Engine Theory

3

MMST1110Introduction to Fuel Systems

3

MMST1115Introduction to Electrical Systems

3

MMST1120Introduction to Ignition Systems

3

MMST1125Service Management

3

MMST1130Introduction to Drive Systems

3

MMST1145Trailer Maintenance

3

MMST2105Motorcycle Transmissions and Clutch Service

3

MMST2110Motorcycle Wheels and Suspension

3

MMST2126Marine Lower Unit and Cooling System Service

3

MMST2140Marine Tilt/Trim and Controls

3

MMST2175Power Equipment Drive Systems

3

MMST2180Power Equipment Accessory Maintenance

3

MMST2300Advanced Fuel Systems

3

MMST2305Advanced Electrical Systems

3

MMST2310Engine Overhaul

3

MMST2315Tune Up

3

General Education Required 3 Credits

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
Choose 3 credits from MnTC Goal Area 2

3

General Education Elective 12 Credits

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
Choose twelve credits of General Education from any three MnTC Goal Areas

12

Technical Studies Elective 3 Credits

Any Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology (MMST) course that is not required for this award may be used as an elective.

Recommended:

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST2320Customizing Lab

1 - 3

MMST2325EETC/Advanced Troubleshooting

3

MMST2340Repair and Accessory Lab

3

MMST2350Internship

1 - 3

MMST2400Fuel Injection Systems

3

Total Associate in Applied Science Degree Credits 72

Semester Sequence

Offered at Eden Prairie Only

First Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST1100Introduction to Marine and Motorsport Technology

3

MMST1105Introduction to Engine Theory

3

MMST1110Introduction to Fuel Systems

3

MMST1115Introduction to Electrical Systems

3

MMST1130Introduction to Drive Systems

3

Choose 3 credits from MnTC Goal Area 2

3

Total Credits  18

Second Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST1120Introduction to Ignition Systems

3

MMST1125Service Management

3

MMST1145Trailer Maintenance

3

MMST2175Power Equipment Drive Systems

3

MMST2315Tune Up

3

General Education Electives

3

Total Credits  18

Third Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST2300Advanced Fuel Systems

3

MMST2305Advanced Electrical Systems

3

MMST2310Engine Overhaul

3

Technical Studies Electives

3

General Education Electives

6

Total Credits  18

Fourth Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST2105Motorcycle Transmissions and Clutch Service

3

MMST2110Motorcycle Wheels and Suspension

3

MMST2126Marine Lower Unit and Cooling System Service

3

MMST2140Marine Tilt/Trim and Controls

3

MMST2180Power Equipment Accessory Maintenance

3

General Education Electives

3

Total Credits  18

Technical Studies Electives

Any Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology (MMST) course that is not required for this award may be used as an elective.

Recommended:

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST2320Customizing Lab

1 - 3

MMST2325EETC/Advanced Troubleshooting

3

MMST2340Repair and Accessory Lab

3

MMST2350Internship

1 - 3

MMST2400Fuel Injection Systems

3

Choose a Total of:  3 Credits

General Education Electives

Hennepin Technical College’s 2000-level general education courses meet the guidelines of the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC).

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits

Choose a Total of:  12 Credits

MnTC Goal Area 2

A complete list of MnTC courses and Goal Areas that can be used to meet General Education requirements can be found at www.hennepintech.edu.  The same course cannot satisfy more than one MnTC Goal Area requirement.

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
BIOL2001Biology in Society

4

BIOL2003Nutrition and Health

3

BIOL2005General Biology I

4

BIOL2045Human Biology

4

BIOL2125Anatomy and Physiology I

4

BIOL2225Anatomy and Physiology II

4

BIOL2235Microbiology

4

COMM2060Small Group Communication

3

ECON2100Consumer Economics

3

INFS2000Research Skills in the Information Age

3

MATH2050Applications of Quantitative Reasoning

3

MATH2250Precalculus with Trigonometry

5

MATH2300Calculus I

5

PHIL2100Critical Thinking

3

PHYS2001Introductory Physics

3

SOCI2100Introduction to Sociology

3

Choose a Total of:  3 Credits

Graduation (64 Credits)

Semester listings reflect the recommended sequence.  Due to circumstances beyond our control, the information herein is subject to change without notice.


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