AT218 - High Performance Engines

AT218 - High Performance Engines 
Credits: 3
Prerequisite(s): AT100 Performance Fundamentals, AT101 Engine Repair.
Co-requisites: None.
 
This course combines lecture and laboratory hands-on activities, focusing on the world of high performance engines.  Students will learn how to boost power with turbochargers and superchargers.  Emphasis will be placed on engine blue printing techniques, add-on performance products, additives and the proper camshaft and exhaust system selection to match performance goals.  The laboratory component of the course includes various activities that follow the guidelines of the National Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF).  A library/internet research written project concerning some aspect of engine repair and rebuilding will be assigned and is an integral component of this course.