Catalog 2016-2017 
    Dec 17, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MMPE 124 Ignition Systems

5 credits
Overview of ignition system concepts and applications includes routine maintenance, diagnosis and repair of energy transfer magneto, battery/coil, capacitor discharge and transistorized/digital ignition systems.

Prerequisites: MMPE 123 , or concurrent enrollment, or instructor permission.

Quarters Offered: Spring, Summer

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Correctly spell and define all related terms
  • Demonstrate proper safe use of all required test equipment
  • Demonstrate understanding of basic concepts of electricity and magnetism
  • Describe and identify the four basic types of ignition systems
  • Identify and test ignition system components
  • Diagnose and repair ignition systems