2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Sep 18, 2019  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AUM-210 Brakes

Credits: 4
Contact Hours: Lec 2 Lab 4
Tier Rate: Tier II
Note: Course only offered in the fall semester. This course is designed to develop occupational competencies relative to modern braking systems. The specific study units include the following: physical principles which affect brake system performance, hydraulics, mechanical linkages and levers, power assist systems including pressure, vacuum and electrical over hydraulic subsystems, drum and disc brakes, lines and hoses. Students will be using the latest traditional as well as Dynamic test equipment to check, service and repair automotive brake systems. Classroom demonstrations as well as laboratory exercises are utilized to meet or exceed Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) standards in the area of Brakes.