Mikulić DinkoHead of the study: Prof. Dinko Mikulić, Ph.D.

Professional title upon graduation: professional baccalaureus/baccalaurea engineer of motor vehicle maintenance

Abbreviation: bacc. ing. mech.

Type of study: full-time and part-time study

Number of places: 35 full-time and 35 part-time

The large number and diversity of passenger, heavy-duty, off-road and special vehicles in private ownership and in industry in general indicate the need for professional personnel qualified to organize and implement the maintenance of motor vehicles. The study programme Motor Vehicle Maintenance keeps step with the requirements of the world of modern technologies and educates professionals for the use of highly sophisticated devices in the maintenance of industrial and personal cars. The students acquire knowledge in design and characteristics of vehicles and their devices, organisation and technology of vehicle maintenance, implementation of security measures at work and quality assurance and control of the vehicle maintenance system in compliance with the standards.

By completing the professional study programme Motor Vehicle Maintenance the students acquire knowledge and skills necessary to work on the jobs in the area of motor vehicle maintenance.

The baccalaurea of this study programme can independently solve the professional problems of planning, organizing, technical protection and management of the technological processes in all phases of the motor vehicle maintenance system in compliance with the standards of control of the proper functioning of the motor vehicles.

Students who graduate from the professional study programme Motor Vehicle Maintenance are qualified to perform the following jobs in the field of motor vehicle maintenance:

  • planning of motor vehicle maintenance;
  • organization of processes of motor vehicle maintenance;
  • implementation of the technology of motor vehicle maintenance;
  • quality management in motor vehicle maintenance system;
  • defining and implementation of the measures of technical occupational protection in the process of motor vehicle maintenance;
  • solving other issues of maintaining proper functioning of the motor vehicles.

Learning outcomes

Upon graduation the students will be able to:

  1. Describe the issues regarding development of motor vehicles;
  2. Describe the physical parameters of motor vehicles;
  3. Analyze the properties and performances of motor vehicles;
  4. Explain the properties of vehicles that have important influence on the environment;
  5. Independently present the traction properties of motor vehicles;
  6. Describe the operation principle of assemblies and devices on engines and vehicles;
  7. Describe the organization of maintaining proper functioning of motor vehicles;
  8. Describe the information system of motor vehicle maintenance;
  9. Recognize and use the equipment for testing and maintaining motor vehicles;
  10. Apply software support in solving the issues of motor vehicles;
  11. Participate in teamwork of servicing motor vehicles;
  12. Present the data analysis about the condition of motor vehicles;
  13. Recognize and explain the need of lifelong learning on the maintenance of vehicles and use of national and foreign literature;
  14. Show professional and ethical responsibility in vehicle maintenance;
  15. Report on causes and consequences of negative events;
  16. Show organizational capabilities and skills of planning and managing in the system of motor vehicle maintenance;
  17. Audit and implement the quality system in motor vehicle maintenance;
  18. Recognize and use foreign professional literature to expand knowledge.
Level Dublin Descriptors Learning outcomes

1.

Knowledge and understanding

  1. Describe the issues regarding development of motor vehicles;
  2. Describe the physical parameters of motor vehicles;
  3. Analyze the properties and performances of motor vehicles;
  4. Independently present the traction properties of motor vehicles;

2.

Application of knowledge and understanding

  1. Describe the operation principle of assemblies and devices on engines and vehicles;
  2. Audit and implement the quality system in motor vehicle maintenance;
  3. Recognize and use foreign professional literature to expand knowledge;
  4. Recognize and use the equipment for testing and maintaining motor vehicles;

3.

Making conclusions and judgements

  1. Explain the properties of vehicles that have important influence on the environment;
  2. Present the data analysis about the condition of motor vehicles;
  3. Show organizational capabilities and skills of planning and managing in the system of motor vehicle maintenance;

4.

Communication of attitudes, ideas, problems and solutions

  1. Describe the organization of maintaining proper functioning of motor vehicles;
  2. Describe the information system of motor vehicle maintenance;
  3. Report on causes and consequences of negative events;

5.

Developed learning skills

  1. Apply software support in solving the issues of motor vehicles;
  2. Participate in teamwork of servicing motor vehicles;
  3. Recognize and explain the need of lifelong learning on the maintenance of vehicles and use of wider literature;
  4. Show professional and ethical responsibility in vehicle maintenance.

 

Curriculum of the study programme Motor Vehicle Maintenance

Obligatory courses:

Elective courses:

 

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