Our motor and diesel mechanics course is above all a combination of practical and applied technology – it is designed to give the student the knowledge and theoretical know-how about the typical design and construction and operation of these type of machinery. It is equally suitable for the qualified or unqualified newcomer to the trade.
The program starts from first principles and it is required that persons with a mathematical background will have an added advantage to study the program. At least some exposure to high school level education is required to be able to successfully complete the program.
The usual application procedures must be observed. There are no other needs except that students should have access to a computer and they will be required to be computer literate at least capable to use a computer to be able to send and receive mail and to open attachment as well as using application software to open textbooks, prepare assignments. Where they do not have any Internet facilities, the usage of a computer is till compulsory but they can mail assignments or contact there agent to be able to study the program.
Credits and exemptions
Credits are indicated with an (*) for each tertiary level subject as well as exemptions appropriately marked where applicable for each subject.
Mathematics I *
The Motor Vehicle *
Engineering Fundamentals of the Internal Combustion Engine *
Diesel Engine Fundamentals *
Outcomes and program level
The program starts at the senior high school level and advances to the first year beyond high school diploma. It is equivalent to a High School + one year tertiary study in the appropriate field.
FACULTY Certificate and Transcript