Department of Agricultural Engineering

 
Diesel Technology A.A.S. Program

2007-2008, 2008-2009, and 2009-2010 Curricula

Required Courses*

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

AGEN 100 Equipment Care and Maintenance 3
AGEN 161 Basic Hydraulics 3
AGEN 261 Advanced Hydraulics 4
AGEN 270 Tractor Overhaul and Repair 5
AUTO 102 Metals 3
DTEC 105 Diesel PowerTrains I 4
DTEC 110 Diesel PowerTrains II 4
DTEC 125 Diesel Electrical Systems 4
DTEC 150 Diesel Systems 3
DTEC 225 Diesel Electronics 4
DTEC 250 Diesel Fuel Systems II 3
DTEC 350 Advanced Diesel Fuel Systems 3
AUTO 260 Automotive Air Conditioning 1
OFFT 110 Introduction to Spreadsheet Software 1
ENSC 101 Agricultural Science 3
  Electives (0 to 8, depending on total credits of major electives) 8
  Major Elective (a minimum of 4) 4
  Total Required 60
Major Electives (a minimum of 4 credits from the following)

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

AGBS 230 Agricultural Business Management 2
AGEN 103 Natural Resources Equipment Operation 3
AGEN 120 Water Supply and Sanitation 2
AGEN 210 Small Power Equipment II 3
AUTO 109 Chassis Analysis I 4
AUTO 202 Auto Body Fundamentals 3
AUTO 203 Auto Engine Analysis 3
AUTO 209 Chassis Analysis II 3
AUTO 259 Auto Body Repair 3
DTEC 151 Seminar in Caterpillar Power Systems 2
DTEC Internships  
*Demonstrated math proficiency through MAGN 101 and English proficiency through SKLS 088 are required for this program (elective credits must be used to fulfill these requirements).
 

Sample Study Plan

FIRST YEAR 

Fall Semester

Course Code

Course Title

Credits

AGEN 100 Equipment Care and Maintenance 3
DTEC 150 Diesel Systems 3
DTEC 125 Diesel Electrical Systems 4
OFFT 110 Introduction to Spreadsheet Software 1
ENSC 101 Agricultural Science 3
  or
MAGN 101 Elementary Algebra with Trigonometry
  or
SKLS 088 Writing Essentials
  Total (Fall Semester) 14

 Spring Semester

AGEN 161 Basic Hydraulics 3
DTEC 105 Diesel PowerTrains I 4
DTEC 225 Diesel Electronics 4
AUTO 102 Metals 3
  Total (Spring Semester) 14
SECOND YEAR 

 Fall Semester

AUTO 260 Auto Air Conditioning 1
AGEN 261 Advanced Hydraulics 4
DTEC 250 Diesel Fuel Systems II 3
  Elective 3
  Major Elective 3
ENSC 101 Agricultural Science 3
  or
  Elective
  Total (Fall Semester) 17
Spring Semester 
AGBS 230 Agricultural Business Management 2-3
  or
Major Elective
AGEN 270 Tractor Overhaul and Repair 5
DTEC 110 Diesel PowerTrains II 4
DTEC 350 Advanced Fuel Systems 3
  Total (Spring Semester) 14-15
Total for Program 62-63

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