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2016 Spring Classes

DESL Diesel Technology

This course is perfect for the owner/operator of a diesel engine in a boat, pick-up, or other application. The course is designed to familiarize students with diesel engine operation, maintenance, and minor repairs. At least half of each class period is spent working on real diesel engines in our well equipped lab. No tools or previous mechanical experience is needed. Learn to be comfortable owning or operating your diesel engine.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38770 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
ROBT 117
Saturday
9:00a - 2:00p
3/29 - 4/29
ROBT 114
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
3/29 - 4/29
ROBT 117
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
3/29 - 4/29
ROBT 114
Saturday
9:00a - 2:00p
3/29 - 4/29

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $655 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
39423 J01 Jason Lindley
Technical Ed Center 120
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:00p
3/1 - 4/21
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:00p
3/1 - 4/21

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $754 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 107
4 CR
Diesel injection systems will be covered in detail including mechanical pumps and injectors through current electronic common rail fuel systems. Diesel emission control systems and diesel intake air systems will also be covered. Introduction to essential electronic theory including use of scan tools in the diagnostic process combined with use of Internet-based service information systems.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38318 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 120
Mon, Wed
1:00p - 5:15p
1/11 - 3/7
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
1:00p - 5:15p
1/11 - 3/7
Technical Ed Center 114
Mon, Wed
1:00p - 5:15p
1/11 - 3/7

Prerequisite: DESL S121 or AUTO S121 or instructor permission.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $987 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 125
3 CR
Basic laws governing hydraulic design, layout and application. Introduction to components to include: disassembly and reassembly of pumps, motors, control valves and cylinders. Understanding of hoses, pipe fittings, seals and gaskets.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35878 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:30p
1/12 - 2/25
Technical Ed Center 120
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:30p
1/12 - 2/25
Technical Ed Center 114
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:30p
1/12 - 2/25

No notes

Tuition and fees: $764 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 180
3 CR
Study of AC power generation methods used in marine and industrial applications. The interface of diesel engines to power generation is strongly emphasized. Covers AC generation theory, safety, regulation, installation, troubleshooting, and repair of the types of units commonly used in Southeast Alaska.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35880 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 120
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/11 - 4/30
Technical Ed Center 119
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/11 - 4/30
Technical Ed Center 114
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/11 - 4/30

Prerequisite: AUTO/DESL S121.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $764 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 225
3 CR
Advanced hydraulics systems incorporating variable displacement pumps, proportional control valves, hydraulic load sensing systems, and hydrostatic power trains. Schematic interpretation, testing, and adjusting of hydraulic and electronic controls are emphasized. Course includes classroom and hands-on labs.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35881 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 120
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:30p
3/1 - 4/30
Technical Ed Center 114
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:30p
3/1 - 4/30
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:30p
3/1 - 4/30

Prerequisite: DESL S125 or DESL S161 with a C or higher, or instructor permission.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $769 (additional charges may apply)

An in-depth study of the various types of braking systems used in current trucks and heavy equipment applications. This course also prepares the student to take the State of Alaska Commercial Driver's License (CDL) "class B" written exam and obtain a 2-year CDL temporary learner's permit.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35882 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 120
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 9:00p
1/11 - 2/29
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 9:00p
1/11 - 2/29
Technical Ed Center 114
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 9:00p
1/11 - 2/29

No notes

Tuition and fees: $526 (additional charges may apply)

A thorough study of heavy equipment frames and suspension systems and their components. Adjustments, repairs and cautions along with tire and track alignments.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35883 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 120
Mon, Wed
1:30p - 4:00p
3/9 - 4/27
Technical Ed Center 114
Mon, Wed
1:30p - 4:00p
3/9 - 4/27
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
1:30p - 4:00p
3/9 - 4/27

No notes

Tuition and fees: $531 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 260
3 CR
Basic operation and repair of heavy equipment components from the flywheel to the wheels or tracks: clutches, transmissions, transfer cases, differentials, multi-speed rear ends, and final drives.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35884 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 114
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:45p
3/9 - 4/27
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:45p
3/9 - 4/27
Technical Ed Center 120
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:45p
3/9 - 4/27

No notes

Tuition and fees: $764 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 261
3 CR
Mechanical and electrical systems on pleasure and commercial vessels. Includes engine installation, shaft alignment, propeller calculation, fuel and water systems, and other marine system design and installation. Should be taken concurrently with DESL S262.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
38336 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 218
Friday
9:30a - 12:30p
1/11 - 4/30

No notes

Tuition and fees: $699 (additional charges may apply)

Supplements DESL S261 with specific exercises. Engine, shaft and propeller, exhaust, electrical and other systems are designed, installed and tested. Should be taken concurrently with DESL S261.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35886 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 114
Friday
1:30p - 5:30p
1/11 - 4/29
Technical Ed Center 119
Friday
1:30p - 5:30p
1/11 - 4/29

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $546 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 291
3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
35887 J01 Tom Dolan
ARR
1/11 - 4/30

Pass/Fail grading.

Prerequisite: Instructor approval required in order to register. Contact your advisor to arrange internship.

Tuition and fees: $699 (additional charges may apply)

 
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2016 Summer Classes

DESL Diesel Technology

DESL 291
3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
51175 J01 Jason Lindley
ARR
5/16 - 8/6

Pass/Fail grading.

Section requirement: Instructor approval required to register. Contact your advisor to arrange internship.

Tuition and fees: $699 (additional charges may apply)

 
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2016 Fall Classes

DESL Diesel Technology

Prepares students to effectively perform visual inspections and preventative maintenance operations at different levels on machines. Also covers proper lubricants, fluids, and fittings. Types and uses of machines, proper tooling, basic mechanical systems, and safety are stressed. Introduction to various machine systems and adjustments are included.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72950 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 119
Friday
10:30a - 5:00p
10/7 - 11/18
Technical Ed Center 120
Friday
10:30a - 5:00p
10/7 - 11/18
Technical Ed Center 114
Friday
10:30a - 5:00p
10/7 - 11/18

No notes

Tuition and fees: $569 (additional charges may apply)

This course is perfect for the owner/operator of a diesel engine in a boat, pick-up, or other application. The course is designed to familiarize students with diesel engine operation, maintenance, and minor repairs. At least half of each class period is spent working on real diesel engines in our well equipped lab. No tools or previous mechanical experience is needed. Learn to be comfortable owning or operating your diesel engine.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72951 J01 Jason Lindley
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:15p
8/29 - 10/12
Technical Ed Center 120
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:15p
8/29 - 10/12
Technical Ed Center 114
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:15p
8/29 - 10/12

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $796 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 110
6 CR
This course covers all aspects of diesel engines that are used in modern heavy equipment including marine, truck and stationary applications. Troubleshooting, repair, parts reuse, and engine rebuilding are included. One full day each week is spent in the lab rebuilding a diesel engine. Students can bring their own diesel engine to rebuild with the permission of the instructor.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72952 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 120
Monday
9:00a - 11:45a
8/29 - 12/17
Technical Ed Center 119
Wednesday
9:00a - 4:00p
8/29 - 12/17
Technical Ed Center 114
Wednesday
9:00a - 4:00p
8/29 - 12/17

Wednesday meetings include one-half hour lunch.

Tuition and fees: $1632 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77580 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
ROBT 117
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
10/26 - 11/16
ROBT 114
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
10/26 - 11/16

This class is part of a cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of MTR 129, Basic Safety Training, which they may omit if previously taken.

Tuition and fees: $1375 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 121
3 CR
Covers history and origins of electrical theory through the generation of electricity. Includes diagnosis, minor repair and general service of alternators, starters and batteries.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72953 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
8/30 - 10/13
Technical Ed Center 120
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
8/30 - 10/13
Technical Ed Center 114
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
8/30 - 10/13

Stacked with AUTO S121.

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 125
3 CR
Basic laws governing hydraulic design, layout and application. Introduction to components to include: disassembly and reassembly of pumps, motors, control valves and cylinders. Understanding of hoses, pipe fittings, seals and gaskets.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77563 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
ROBT 117
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
10/17 - 10/25
ROBT 114
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
10/17 - 10/25

Students must provide leather boots and safety glasses. This class is part of a cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of MTR 129, Basic Safety Training, which they may omit if previously taken.

Tuition and fees: $675 (additional charges may apply)

This class will cover application, system operations, maintenance and safety principals of refrigeration. Students will learn about components making up a refrigerant. Troubleshooting and avoiding common problems included.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72954 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Fri
6:00p - 9:15p
10/21 - 12/9
Technical Ed Center 120
Mon, Fri
6:00p - 9:15p
10/21 - 12/9
Technical Ed Center 114
Mon, Fri
6:00p - 9:15p
10/21 - 12/9

No notes

Tuition and fees: $559 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77581 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
ROBT 117
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
11/17 - 11/25
ROBT 114
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
11/17 - 11/25

This class is part of a cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of MTR 129, Basic Safety Training, which they may omit if previously taken.

Tuition and fees: $450 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 131
3 CR
Theory, diagnosis, and repair of automotive electrical systems, to include testing tools, schematics, and computers.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72955 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
10/18 - 12/13
Technical Ed Center 114
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
10/18 - 12/13
Technical Ed Center 120
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
10/18 - 12/13

Prerequisite:DESL/AUTO S121.

Stacked with AUTO S131.

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

An overview of the theory and practice of electrical circuits as applied to alternating and direct current. Provides an introduction to basic electrical theory, circuit fundamentals and practical wiring techniques. Theory of operation and the use of VOM meters.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77583 K01 James Jurgeleit
ROBT 114
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
11/28 - 12/7
ROBT 117
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
11/28 - 12/7

This class is part of a cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of MTR 129, Basic Safety Training, which they may omit if previously taken.

Tuition and fees: $675 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 263
3 CR
A study in the operation, maintenance and repair of marine transmissions and other shipboard gearing units like winches and stern drives.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72957 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 114
Tuesday
10:00a - 3:00p
8/29 - 12/17
Technical Ed Center 120
Tuesday
10:00a - 3:00p
8/29 - 12/17
Technical Ed Center 119
Tuesday
10:00a - 3:00p
8/29 - 12/17

Course meeting times include one-half hour for lunch.

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 291
3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72958 J01 Tom Dolan
ARR
8/29 - 12/17

Pass/Fail grading.

Prerequisite: Instructor approval required to register. Internships are experience-based courses that place a student in an organization under the supervision of both a qualified professional on the site and a faculty member from the academic discipline. Students must be admitted to a university program, and show educational preparedness for the internship and its connection to their academic goals.

Tuition and fees: $741 (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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