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Diesel Technology

Medium & Heavy Truck Technician (MHTT)

First Year Course Schedule

First Semester
Course Credit Hours
ADX 120-Basic Auto Electricity 3
ADX 121-Basic Auto Electricity Lab 2
ADX 150-Engine Repair 3
ADX 151-Engine Repair Lab 2
DIT 150-Power Trains 3
DIT 151-Power Trains Lab 2
Total Hours 15
Second Semester
Course Credit Hours
DIT 180-Brakes 3
DIT 181-Brakes Lab 2
DIT 160-Steering & Suspension 3
DIT 161-Steering & Suspension Lab 2
ADX 170-Climate Control 3
ADX 171-Climate Control Lab 1
Total Hours 13

Second Year Course Schedule

Third Semester
Course Credit Hours
FPX 100-Fluid Power 3
FPX 101-Fluid Power Lab 2
DIT 112-Diesel Engine Repair 3
DIT 113-Diesel Engine repair Lab 2
ADX 260-Electrical Systems 3
ADX 261-Electrical Systems Lab 2
Total Hours 15
Fourth Semester
Course Credit Hours
DIT 103-Preventive Maintenance Lab 2
DIT 199-Cooperative Education (recommended) 1
Computer/Digital Literacy 3
General Education (if needed) 3
General Education (if needed) 3
Total Hours 13

General Education Component

General Education Courses
Course Credit Hours
Quantitative Reasoning 3
Natural Sciences 3
Social/Behavioral Sciences 3
Heritage/Humanities 3
Written Communication 3
Subtotal 15


NOTE: Credit earned through certificate and diploma program completion will be applicable toward the Associate of Applied Science in General Occupational/Technical Studies degree when consistent with the objectives of the student’s individual plan of study.

A student must receive a grade of “C” or better to receive credit for successful completion of courses in the diesel technology curriculum.

Curriculum within KCTCS is reviewed and updated to ensure quality and relevance. This curriculum plan should be used only as a guide for meeting the course requirements for each credential. See the KCTCS catalog for specifics and consult your advisor

Revised October, 2018