INTRODUCTION TO MARINE AND MOTORSPORT TECHNOLOGY

  • Program: Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology
  • Course: Introduction to Marine and Motorsport Technology
  • Course #: MMST1100
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This is an introductory course to the trades of Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology. Subjects covered will be shop safety, tools, fasteners, precision measurement and career exploration. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

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:
Explore the trade area
Measure engine parts accurately
Identify fasteners by size and type
Describe safety procedures
Identify hand tools needed for working in the trade
Produce threaded holes in a steel bar
Install a Heli- Coil thread insert
Explain proper oxy-fuel setup
Identify key welding safety procedures
Exhibit professionalism
Exhibit safe work practices
Identify potential career pathways

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0901
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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