• Program: Auto Body Collision Technology
  • Course: Collision Damage Analysis
  • Course #: ABCT1400
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

Students will have the to opportunity to learn about various vehicle designs, manufacturing processes, energy management processes, repair issues, and measuring for repair processes. Students will be able to recognize damage to various mechanical components, interior components, and exterior components. Repair processes to manufactures guidelines of finish, fit-up and proper corrosion protection will also be covered.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify 5 types of collision damage
Diagnose direct damage repair
Select clamping procedures for tie downs
Describe the proper repair of a uni-body vehicle
Apply knowledge of different metals used in automotive construction
Identify five type of frame damage
Illustrate proper stress relieving procedures
Analyze extent indirect damage
Illustrate electronic measuring

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • Lab: 0
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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