Diesel Engines I
DIESEL ENGINES I
Introduction to the diesel engine and its importance to the economy. Covers shop safety, hand and power tools, precision measuring tools, threaded fasteners, torque and tension. Basics of diesel engine operating theory and design, including all internal engine mechanical components. Introduction to preventative maintenance. Mathematics as it relates to the diesel industry will be incorporated. Shop projects include removal, teardown, and inspection of a modern diesel engine.
Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in DSL 101 or 201; CSS 103 or concurrently enrolled.
Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)
Distribution Requirement(s) Status:
Required for ATA degree, Required for certificate
Equivalencies At Other Institutions
After completing this course, the student will be able to:
General Education Learning Values & Outcomes
Revised August 2018 and affects outlines for 2019 and later.
Definition: Think analytically, logically, creatively, and reflectively.
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