Unit Industry Sector

Unit Originally Created By: Karen Dalton-Wemp

Chemical, Mechanical, Hydraulic and Physical Principles

Part of Course: Automotive Technology 1 and 2 Model

Unit Overview / Details

The lessons in this unit include how students will demonstrate the basic concepts of automotive physics.

Instructional Time

2 Days

Content / Concepts

This unit includes:

  • Internal and external combustion engine operating principles
  • Air conditioning and heating systems
  • Pneumatic and hydraulic power and applications
  • Alternative power sources application
  • Principles of electricity, electronics and electrical power generation and distribution systems
  • Converting energy from one form to another
  • Perform procedures to maintain, diagnose, service, and repair vehicle systems and malfunctions

Industries and Pathways:

Lessons in this Unit