INTRODUCTION TO ENGINE THEORY

  • Program: Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology
  • Course: Introduction to Engine Theory
  • Course #: MMST1105
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course will include four cycle and two-cycle engine theory. Also covered will be engine operating theory and failure analysis. 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:
Explain 2 stroke theories
Explain 4 stroke theories
Identify parts of an engine
Explain engine component functions
Perform engine disassembly
Perform engine reassembly
Perform basic measurements
Access data from Internet
Accept responsibility
Exhibit professionalism
Exhibit safe work practices

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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