Automobile Collision Repair and Refinishing Technology

Auto Collision Repair & Refinishing

Suggested Plan of Study
Automobile Collision Repair and Refinishing Technician Associate of Applied Science Degree  

Required Courses Credits
ABDY 111 Introduction to Auto Body Repair 5
ABDY 112 Minor Collision Repair 6
ABDY 121 Automobile Body Structural Repair 6
ABDY 122 Automobile Collision Mechanics 5
ABDY 131 Introduction to Refinishing Principles 6
ABDY 132 Introduction to Automotive Undercoats & Plastics 6
ABDY 141 Advanced Automotive Refinishing 6
ABDY 142 Introduction to Automotive Paint Blending and Color Matching 7
AST 285 ASE Exam Prep: Section One 1
CAPP 120 Introduction to Computers 3
COMX 106 Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace 3
M 114 Extended Technical Mathematics 3
TRID 140 Automobile Sheet Metal and Structural MIG Welding 2
TRID 150 Environmental and Shop Practices 2
TRID 152 Vehicle Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning 3
TRID 180 Electrical Systems 4
WRIT 122 Introduction to Business Writing 3
Total minimum credits required for degree 71
Students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites. Math and English requirements are usually determined by performance on placement tests or transfer credits.

 

First Semester Credits
ABDY 111 5
ABDY 112 6
TRID 150 2
TRID 140 2
M 114 3
Total 18
Second Semester Credits
ABDY 131 6
ABDY 132 6
TRID 152 3
CAPP 120 3
Total 18
Third Semester Credits
ABDY 141 6
ABDY 142 7
COMX 106 3
AST 285 1
Total 17
Fourth Semester Credits
ABDY 121 6
ABDY 122 5
TRID 180 4
WRIT 122 3
Total 18

 


 

Suggested Plan of Study

Automobile Collision Repair Technician Certificate of Applied Science

Required Courses Credits
ABDY 111 Introduction to Auto Body Repair 5
ABDY 112 Minor Collision Repair 6
ABDY 121 Automobile Body Structural Repair 6
ABDY 122 Automobile Collision Mechanics 5
CAPP 120 Introduction to Computers 3
COMX 106 Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace 3
M 111 Technical Mathematics 3
TRID 140 Automobile Sheet Metal and Structural MIG Welding 2
WRIT 104 Workplace Communications 3
Total minimum credits required for certificate 36
Students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.
Fall Semester Credits
ABDY 111 5
ABDY 112 6
WRIT 104 3
M 111 3
Total 17
Spring Semester Credits
ABDY 121 6
ABDY 122 5
CAPP 120 3
COMX 106 3
TRID 140 2
Total 19

 


 

Suggested Plan of Study
Automobile Refinishing Technician Certificate of Applied Science 

Required Courses Credits
ABDY 131 Introduction to Refinishing Principles 6
ABDY 132 Introduction to Automotive Undercoats and Plastics 6
ABDY 141 Advanced Automotive Refinishing 6
ABDY 142 Introduction to Automotive Paint Blending and Color Matching 7
CAPP 120 Introduction to Computers 3
COMX 106 Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace 3
M 111 Technical Mathematics 3
WRIT 104 Workplace Communications 3
Total minimum credits required 37
Suggested elective
TRID 152 Vehicle Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning 3
Students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.

 

Spring Semester Credits
ABDY 131 6
ABDY 132 6
CAPP 120 3
WRIT 104 3
Total 18
Fall Semester Credits
ABDY 141 6
ABDY 142 7
COMX 106 3
M 111 3
Total 19

 

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NOTE: This is a general program overview. For specific graduation requirements, please refer to the City College at MSU Billings catalog and visit with an academic or faculty advisor.