Automotive Mechanical SystemsCollege of Engineering
Must have a B.S.M.E or graduate standing with approval of MAE program director. Basic mechanical systems of the automobile; axles; driveshafts; C.V. joint/half shafts; 4X4 driveline systems; steering columns; manual/power steering; brakes; suspension; heating, ventilating, and air conditioning (HVAC). Taught as a series of seminars presented by industry experts and coordinated by the MAE program director. Includes hands-on introduction to the associated hardware. Lecture 3 hrs.