Sep 30, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

AUT 111 - Brakes

Class: 2 Lab: 3 Credits: 3
This course is a study of the fundamentals of hydraulics and brake components in their application to automotive brake systems.

Corequisite(s): Take AUT 132  or AUT 130 .
Course Topics:
  • Hydraulic Systems
  • Brake Bleeding Methods and Procedures
  • Drum Brakes
  • Disc Brakes
  • ABS Systems
  • Electronic Stability Control Systems

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site
Required Materials:
  • Safety Glasses

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 -59

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Dissect information on brake system problems and repair procedures.
  2. Explain standard hydraulic brake system operation and function.
  3. Show the ability to perform basic diagnosis, adjustments, and repair of standard hydraulic brake systems.
  4. Illustrate the operation of light truck rear anti-lock brake systems.
  5. Perform basic diagnosis on light truck rear anti-lock brake systems.
  6. Describe the operation of four (4) wheel anti-lock brake system.
  7. Perform four (4) wheel anti-lock brake system diagnosis and repair.

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  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Proctored Exams

Face Covering Requirements:
All faculty, staff and students must wear a face mask/covering at all times (absent a medical condition) on all SCC campuses when safe social distancing measures are not possible or difficult to follow. For further details, refer to the Student Guidelines for Face Coverings and Social Distancing on the SCC Coronavirus COVID-19 Information page.
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  • Academic Integrity
  • Academic Misconduct
  • Add/Drop period
  • Appeals Process
  • Class Attendance
  • Classroom Behavior (traditional and online)
  • Classroom Conduct/Expectations
  • Lab Procedures (general SCC policy regarding this)
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Withdrawal Policy

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