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Recommended Course Sequence


Transportation Course Flowchart
Recommended Course Sequence Flowchart   PDF


Course Descriptions
 

STC AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM

The Automotive Technology program is designed to prepare students for employment in the high technology automotive service industry. Students will gain knowledge in automotive air conditioning, electrical systems, fuel injection, transmissions and transaxles, engine performance, brake systems, steering and suspension systems, and computerized automotive control systems. Emphasis will be placed on hands-on learning in the labs to develop diagnostic and troubleshooting skills, as well as repair procedures.
The courses under this program are only offered 1st block.  Since these courses are taught by college instructors at the South Texas College Technology Campus, bus transportation will be provided.  The bus will leave from the high school at 7:30 a.m.  Personal transportation is allowed pending pre-approval and will be contingent upon obtaining a parking permit from the student’s home campus and STC.  Course offerings are dependent on the availability of STC staff, and specific courses will only be offered if the minimum enrollment requirements are met.  See your counselor for more detailed information regarding this off-campus program. 
 

STC DIESEL TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM

The Diesel Technology industry is a rapidly growing industry which is requiring a growing number of qualified technicians. The Diesel Technology student will acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for the repair of diesel engines, electrical and electronic control systems, hydraulic systems, air brakes, suspension, steering, and transmissions through a combination of lecture and lab work, to include troubleshooting and diagnostic procedures.
The courses under this program are only offered 1st block.  Since these courses are taught by college instructors at the South Texas College Technology Campus, bus transportation will be provided.  The bus will leave from the high school at 7:30 a.m.  Personal transportation is allowed pending pre-approval and will be contingent upon obtaining a parking permit from the student’s home campus and STC.  Course offerings are dependent on the availability of STC staff, and specific courses will only be offered if the minimum enrollment requirements are met.  See your counselor for more detailed information regarding this off-campus program. 

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