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Fall 2017 Catalog 
Fall 2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AU 272 - Computer Assisted Mechanisms

Credit Hours: 2

The operation and diagnosis of computers controlling automobile operations. This includes Daimler Chrysler, Ford Motor Company, General Motors and other domestic vehicles as well as various import vehicle systems.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • describe the behavior of electricity including voltage, resistance, current and Ohm's Law;
  • describe the basic operation of a computer controlled system;
  • identify and describe common computer system inputs;
  • identify and describe common computer system outputs;
  • describe diagnostic procedures including scan tool testing and manual testing; and
  • utilize shop references to identify circuits and their operation.

Concurrent Registration: AU 273
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