2017 - 2018 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

5045/5046 Foundations of Automotive Technology A/B Triple Period

1..5 credit per semester

This course is designed for students new to the automotive program. Standards covered include an introduction to the following areas: tool and equipment safety; preventative maintenance; lubrication system; air brushing; removal and application of paints and finishes; proper use of tools and equipment; application and sanding of body fillers; interior and exterior detailing; application of protective sealers; and employability and communication skills.

9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit
Triple period

Special Program or Cluster Designations:
  • Career Clusters and Career and Technology Education - Transportation, Distribution, & Logistic Cluster (Auto Tech)
  • Thomas Edison HS of Technology - Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics Cluster
  • Additional Course Information:

Foundations of Automotive Technology A/B Triple Period

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