AUTOMOBILE TRADE PRACTICE (3340205)  

2
Credit
0 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
0 + 0 + 0
ESE + PA + ALA
Theory Marks
20 + 0 + 30
ESE + OEP + PA
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem


Rationale
Automobile maintenance is also a good business proposition in modern economy. This business is both technically satisfying and financially lucrative. Some entrepreneur who have started this business as a small garage now have garages as big as small industry employing 40 to 50 workers and supervisors. Some diploma engineers would like to be entrepreneur and may start this business after passing out, or some may work as supervisors in big garages. This course tries to prepare students for such roles. In planning this course, it was decided to link theory with practice with a particular emphasis on the various aspects of service and maintenance work. The content of this course is purely practical base and designed in such a way that student be acquainted with practices and knowledge required to start workshop at least at small scale. It will be also helpful to students who aim to work in authorized work-shop.
Course Outcome
The theory should be taught and practical should be carried out in such a manner that students are able to acquire different learning out comes in cognitive, psychomotor and affective domain to demonstrate following course outcomes.

i. Prepare modern garage layout by following preliminary safety rules
ii. Select appropriate hand tool or power tool for required application.
iii. Use appropriate testing and servicing tools or instruments for given situation

Active Learning
i. www.youtube.com
ii. www.howstuffworks.com
iii. www.ehow.com