The Bachelor of Science in Automotive Technology program is a four year degree course that offer opportunities for student to learn and apply the scientific knowledge and methods in modern technology to support automotive technology activities in the field of industrial technology. Students are focused on classroom instruction and hands-on laboratory exerciser. Moreover, the program prepares the students to become professionals, and be qualified for positions in the field of automotive technology such as engine overhauling technician, service technician, technical staff, automotive parts man and automotive service manager.
Engage in lifelong learning and understanding of the need to keep abreast of the developments in the specific field of practice. (Philippine Qualification Framework or PQF level 6 descriptor);
Effectively communicate orally and in writing using both English and Filipino;
Work effectively and independently in multidisciplinary and multicultural teams. (PQF level 6 descriptor);
Recognize professional, social, and ethical responsibility;
Develop positive work habits and desirable attitude;
Appreciate the “Filipino historical and cultural heritage” (based on RA 7722);
Apply knowledge of cultural heritage, in Bukidnon culture
Apply knowledge on the proper operation and safe control on the equipment, tools and system used in the field of automotive technology;
Diagnose and repair the problems in major vehicle systems.
Demonstrate Knowledge in engine repair, automatic transmissions, manual transmissions, steering and suspension, brakes, electrical/electronics, HVAC, and engine performance
Identify automotive system, process and equipment problems and review related information to develop, evaluate options and implement solutions;
Apply research and innovation in automotive industrial technology for the improvement of community and country;
Proficiency in the application of computer technologies commonly used in industry, governmental service, and private practice associated with the automotive technology;
Apply knowledge of computer use and application software used in creating models of designs and systems in automotive technology
Goals and Objectives
Acquire knowledge and competencies in Automotive Technology
Objective 1: Understand the central concepts, tools of inquiry, and structures of the Automotive Technology discipline and apply them in their learning experiences that make these aspects of subject matter meaningful
Develop career competencies in Automotive Technology
Objectives 1: Become self directed learners Objectives 2: Recognize the diverse forces that shape their world and themselves in order to keep pace with the changing society Objectives 3: Identify themselves – their abilities, interests, and personalities so they can become efficient and effective professionals
To develop technical problem-solving skills related to materials and processes
Objective 1: Develop mechanical intelligence through experience where fairly high levels of skill in the use of various tools and materials are the chief emphasis.
To develop attitudes and abilities in the proper use of tools, techniques and resources of technical and industrial systems
Objectives 1: Use a variety of tools and construction materials in a workmanlike manner; Objectives 2: Develop the ability to read and make working drawings, charts, and graphs; Objectives 3: Develop the ability to maintain and service the common products of the industry in a safe and efficient manner.
Apply scientific principles and technological systems in the solution of everyday problems
Objective 1: Develop critical thinking related to industry and industrial materials
Troubleshoot and repair technological systems and devices.
Objective 1: Develop the skills of diagnosing and repairing engine parts.