CURRICULAR GUIDE

General Technology
Associate in Applied Science Degree

Curriculum Code: 0213  (Effective Fall 1999 - Summer 2004)

This curriculum is designed to provide an individual with a multi-discipline
technical background.  The technical courses and supporting courses that
comprise this degree provide the flexibility to match the student's interest
with the skills necessary for job entry.  For example, this curriculum is
often pursued by apprentices who complete most of the requirements for this
degree through their related training requirements and who also wish to earn
an associate degree.  Students interested in pursuing careers in a specific
technical area should see a faculty advisor in their career choice.

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment
and advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

General education is an important part of this program and includes a
mathematics competency requirement.  To fulfill the mathematics competency
requirement, students may need to complete specific coursework in mathematics. 
For information on how to fulfill all general education requirements, see page

Contact the Technology Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center,
Room 136, telephone number (517) 483-1336.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 21 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
DTDS 110    Industrial Blueprint Reading                                     3
EMTA 100    Medical First Responder                                          4
MACH 100    Manufacturing Processes                                          4
MACH 135    Metallurgy and Heat Treat                                        4
QUAL 100    Intro Quality Assurance                                          3
WRIT 124    Technical Writing                                                3

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                  TOTAL: 39 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1:   General Education Core Areas                             9 Credits
(See the "GENERAL EDUCATION" section above)
            Writing Core Area (See Note 1)                                   0
            Speech Communication Core Area                                   3
            Science/Technology Core Area                                     3
            Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area                      3
            Mathematics Competency (See page 22 for information on
            how to fulfill this requirement)

CHOICE 2:   Mathematics                                              8 Credits
MATH 112    Intermediate Algebra                                             4
MATH 114    Technical Math I                                                 4
MATH 115    Technical Math II                                                4

CHOICE 3:   Applied Technology Related (See Note 2)                 22 Credits
            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   60

1.    Students completing "REQUIREMENTS" have fulfilled the requirements for
      this Core area.
2.    Contact an advisor in GVT 136 or call (517) 483-1336 for a listing of
      additional courses that may be applied toward this degree.

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have
transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill)
should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II                III               IV
EMTA 100          MACH 135          DTDS 110          Lim.Ch.
MACH 100          Lim.Ch.           WRIT 124          Lim.Ch.
QUAL 100          Lim.Ch.           Lim.Ch.           Lim.Ch.
Lim.Ch.           Lim.Ch.           Lim.Ch.           Lim.Ch.