• Program: Automotive Technology
  • Course: Automotive Externship
  • Course #: ATEC2700
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is for the student taking the AAS degree option and provides an opportunity to further develop skills and experiences in a formal work setting. Students must interview for and acquire their externship site. A minimum of 120 hours of work experience is required.

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 informal organizational interrelationships
Organize work space
Define formal organizational rules
Develop industry standard organizational skills
Evaluate theoretical concepts used during servicing vehicles
Work independently
Analyze repair decisions using strategy-based problem-solving techniques
Perform maintenance work on customer vehicles

Credit Details
  • SOE: 3
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details

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