Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DHET 133 Diesel Systems

3 credits
The study of diesel fueled engines. Combustion processes, engine subsystems maintenance, repair, adjustments. Includes application and installation requirements.

Prerequisites: TRAN 110 , TRAN 112 , TRAN 113 , TRAN 125  and completion of, or enrollment in DHET 131  and DHET 132 .

Quarters Offered: Fall, Winter

Global Outcomes:
This course teaches to the global outcome of Information Literacy.

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

  • Follow industry standard safe practices while working  on engines
  • Explain the operation of diesel engines throughout each cycle to include relative component position in rotation by degree, action by direction, or reaction caused by pressure or temperature change
  • Effectively use OEM terminology related specifically to diesel engines or subsystems
  • Perform effective diesel engine diagnostic procedures
  • Perform effective diesel engine repair procedures
  • Perform effective diesel engine maintenance procedures

Total Hours: 50 Lecture Hours: 10 Lab or Clinical Hours: 40