Automotive Technology II


  • CTE Sector: Transportation
  • CTE Pathway: Systems Diagnostics, Service, and Repair
  • Located at: California, Whittier
  • Recommended Prerequisite: Automotive Technology II

Course Description

Automotive Technology II builds on the student’s knowledge gained in Automotive Technology I and further enhances their entry-level skill training in suspension and steering, electrical/electronic systems, brakes, and engine performance. Learning areas also include engine tune-up, tires, auto cooling, and operation of special electronic testing equipment. Students who complete the additional 2-years of Automotive Academy are eligible to participate in community classroom and may be placed with an Automotive Dealership as an intern.

Integrated throughout the course are standards for Career Ready Practice and Academic Content Standards which include: appropriate technical skills and vocabulary and academic knowledge; communication skills; career planning; applied technology; critical thinking and problem solving; personal health and financial literacy; citizenship, integrity, ethical leadership and effective management; work productively while integrating cultural and global competence; creativity and innovation; reliable research strategies, and environment, social and economic impacts of decisions.