Outcome-based 20/SU Course Syllabus
Course Rubric-Number-Section:ABDR-2371-10X1
Credit:3
Contact Hours:
  • 2 hrs - Online (DL2)
  • 4 hrs - Lab
CIP Code:47.0603
Course Title:Refinish Process I
Course Description:The theory and practical application of spray booth and vehicle pre-spray preparation. Remove and perform final finishing. Apply decals and stripes with emphasis on paint problems and remedies.
Prerequisites:
Take ABDR-1458 ABDR-1431
Co-requisites:None
Course Meets:
Online
Instructor: Ariel Pevia
Office Phone Number: 2548674854
Email Address: ajpevia@tstc.edu
Office Fax Number:
Building & Office Room Number: fentress 113
Office Hours: Thursday 12:00pm to 5:00pm
 
Approved by: Clint CampbellDate: 2020-05-27
Course Outcomes
CO1: Complete final preparation to ensure vehicle is dust free before moving into the spray environment
CO2: Adjust spray environment temperature, pressure, and curing cycle specifications
CO3: Explain the importance of final finishing within 90% accuracy
CO4: Properly use tasks, tools, and products used in detailing
CO5: Identify surface defects, causes, and correction methods
CO6: Identify paint problems caused by spraying techniques
 

TSTC Grading Policy

(Grades for courses must be C or better)

Grade Percent Description Grade Points
A 90-100 Excellent/Superior Performance Level 4
B 80-89 Above Required Performance Level 3
C 70-79 Minimum Required Performance Level 2
D 60-69 Below Required Performance Level 1
F Below 60 Failure to meet Performance Requirements 0
IP -- In Progress
W -- Withdrawal 0
CR -- Credit 0
AUD -- Audit of Course 0
See College Catalog for complete descriptions.

Competencies Rating Scale

Rating Scale Key
6 90+ Proficient Student consistently performs the task accurately to industry standards without supervision.
5 80-89 Proficient Student performs the task to industry standards with no supervision.
4 70-79 Proficient Student performs the task to industry standards with little supervision. This is the minimum performance rating for STAR skill completion.
3 60-69 Exposed/Not Proficient Student has been introduced to the task and can perform some of the tasks to industry standards.
2 50-59 Exposed/Not Proficient Student has been introduced to the task, but cannot perform the task to industry standards.
1 0-49 Student was absent or did not complete assignment.

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Resources
Tools, Materials:
ItemResource Quantity
1Brushes1
2Sponge pads2
3Squeegees2
43-Ring loose leaf binder1
5Tool box1
6Solvent Resistant gloves2 pair
7White Coverall, disposable1 pkg.
8Particle masks10
9Sanding block1
10Paint Respirator1
11Chemical cartridges2
12Pre-filters2
13Razor blade scraper1
14Single edge razor blades1 pkg.
15Long board (Hutchins AF-16)1
16Clear safety glasses2 pair
17HVLP paint gun from approved list1
18regulator Air (for paint gun)1
19Air coupler fitting (Milton #729)1
20Air coupler fitting (Devilbiss HC-4419)1
21Scantrons1 pkg.
22Latex gloves (Harbor Freight)1 box
23Dual Action Air Palm Sander 6 inch Hook and Loop Pad1

 

Grade Scheme
Category Description Category Value   
Final Exam 1000    
Assessment Label: Assessment Description Assessment Value
Final Exam :Final Exam1,000.00
Category Description Category Value   
Lab 1000    
Assessment Label: Assessment Description Assessment Value
Safety Quiz :Safety test100.00
Lab Performance 2:Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.150.00
Lab Performance 3:Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.150.00
Lab Performance 4:Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.150.00
Lab Performance 5:Ph Performance 100.00
Lab Performance 6:Paint Problem Identification175.00
Lab Performance 7:Lab objective worksheet175.00
Category Description Category Value   
Lecture 1000    
Assessment Label: Assessment Description Assessment Value
Module 1 Test :Inspecting the finish125.00
Module 2 Test:Finish defect removal125.00
Module 2 Homework: Finish defect removal125.00
Module 3 Test :Final Detailing 125.00
Lesson 4 Test :Paint problems caused by contamination125.00
Lesson 5 Test:Paint defects caused by spray technique 125.00
Lesson 6 Test:Paint problems caused by dying and curing125.00
Lesson 7 Test:Paint problems caused by improper preparation125.00
Total Assessment Points          3,000.00
Total Category Points 3,000.00
A = 3,000-2,700 B = 2,699-2,400 C = 2,399-2,100 D = 2,099-1,800 F = 1,799-0


Description of Graded Elements of the Course
Assessment Label Assessment Description/Course outcomes met Assessment Value
in Points
% of Final Grade
Safety Quiz Safety test
Course outcomes met: CO2, CO1
100.003.33%
Lab Performance 2Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.
Course outcomes met: CO1, CO3, CO4, CC, CO6
150.005.00%
Lab Performance 3Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.
Course outcomes met: CO1, CO3, CO4, CC, CO6
150.005.00%
Module 1 Test Inspecting the finish
Course outcomes met: CO5, CO1, CO2
125.004.17%
Lab Performance 4Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.
Course outcomes met: CO1, CO3, CO4, CC, CO6
150.005.00%
Module 2 Homework Finish defect removal
Course outcomes met: CO1, CO2, CO5
125.004.17%
Lab Performance 5Ph Performance
Course outcomes met: CO4
100.003.33%
Module 2 TestFinish defect removal
Course outcomes met: CO5, CO1, CO2
125.004.17%
Lab Performance 6Paint Problem Identification
Course outcomes met: CO1, CO3, CO4, CC, CO6
175.005.83%
Module 3 Test Final Detailing
Course outcomes met: CO1, CO2, CO5
125.004.17%
Lesson 4 Test Paint problems caused by contamination
Course outcomes met: CO5, CO2
125.004.17%
Lesson 5 TestPaint defects caused by spray technique
Course outcomes met: CO6, CO5, CO2
125.004.17%
Lesson 6 TestPaint problems caused by dying and curing
Course outcomes met: CO2, CO5
125.004.17%
Lesson 7 TestPaint problems caused by improper preparation
Course outcomes met: CO5, CO2
125.004.17%
Lab Performance 7Lab objective worksheet
Course outcomes met: CO3, CO1, CO2, CO4, CC, CO6
175.005.83%
Final Exam Final Exam
Course outcomes met: CO4, CC
1,000.0033.33%
  3,000.00100.00%

 

Course Schedule
Unit/
Week
Unit Description/Objectives Assessment Label:Description Due Date
1Week #1 Introduction of the course Syllabus and Requirements. Safety/ Orientation
Identify all fire exits and safety equipment in the lab.
Lecture Inspecting the finish
 
  • Identify all fire exits and safety equipment in the lab.
  • Inspecting the finish
Safety Quiz : Safety testEnd class
Lab Preformance 1: Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.End of class
2Week # 2 Lecture Inspecting the finish
 
  • Inspecting the finish
Lab Performance 2: Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.End of class
Module 1 Homework: Inspecting the finishNext class
3Week # 3 Lecture Finish defect removal
 
  • Finish defect removal
Lab Performance 3: Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.End of Class
Module 1 Test : Inspecting the finishEnd of class
4Week # 4 Lecture Finish defect removal
 
  • Finish defect removal
Lab Performance 4: Detailing the exterior & interior of a vehicle.End of class
Module 2 Homework: Finish defect removalNext class
5Week # 5 Finish defect removal
 
  • Finish defect removal
Lab Performance 5: Ph Performance End of class
Module 2 Test: Finish defect removalEnd of class
Lab 5: Lab 5 Skill development on defect removal.
Skill development on restoring the gloss of the finish
6Week # 6 Lecture Final Detailing
 
  • Final Detailing
Lab Performance 6: Paint Problem IdentificationEnd of class
Lab 6 Defect removal.:
Module 3 Homework: Module 3 Final DetailingNext class
7Week # 7 : Lecture Lesson 4 Paint problems caused by contamination
 
  • Paint problems caused by contamination
Lab 8
Defect removal.
Detail Paint finish
Module 3 Test : Final Detailing End of class
8Week # 8 Lecture Lesson 5 Paint defects caused by spray technique
 
  • Paint defects caused by spray technique
Lab 8
Defect removal.
Detail Paint finish
Lesson 4 Test : Paint problems caused by contaminationEnd of class
9Week # 9 Lecture Paint problems caused by drying and curing
 
  • Paint problems caused by drying and curing
Lab 9
Detect removal.
Detail Paint finish
Lesson 5 Test: Paint defects caused by spray technique
End of class
10Week # 10 Lecture Paint problems caused by improper preparation

 
  • Paint problems caused by improper preparation
Lab 10
Defect removal.
Detail Paint finish
Lesson 6 Test: Paint problems caused by dying and curingEnd of class
11Week #11 Review for Final Exam
 
  • Review for Final Exam
Lab 11
Defect removal
Detail Paint finish
Lesson 7 Test: Paint problems caused by improper preparationEnd of class
12Week #12 Final Exam
 
  • Final Exam
Lab Performance 7: Lab objective worksheetEnd of class
Final Exam : Final ExamEnd of class

 

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A student is considered tardy up to 15 minutes into the scheduled lecture or lab, and thereafter will be considered a non-participant for that period of instruction.
 
A sum of two tardies is equivalent to one non- participation period.

 
Safety Procedures
 
Students are required to participate in a safety lecture prior to performing in the laboratory portion of the course. A written test will be given to each participating student covering the presented safety materials. Students must complete the safety test with 100% accuracy prior to receiving lab assignments.
 
All lecture and laboratory safety rules and regulations will be followed in every detail. Failure to comply with this policy will result in dismissal from class until further notice.
 
Acceptance Attire
 
  • NIOSH approved with clear safety glasses will be worn at all times
  • Full-toed shoes (no slippers, sandals, flip-flops, or bare feet)
  • Full length pants (must extend past ankles)
  • Pants must fit around waist within 3 inches of belly button
  • Shirts (no sleeveless or tank tops)
  • Shirts with and without buttons can be worn with instructor approval on neck opening exposure
  • Clothing must be reasonably snug fitting (not excessively loose, baggy, torn)
  • An inappropriate slogan on clothing is not acceptable.
  • Jogging clothes, sweats, or warm-ups are not acceptable.
  • Acceptable headgear: ball caps or bump caps (No do-rags, bandanas or shower caps)
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  • Smoking in classrooms, laboratories and shops are prohibited
  • Smoking is permitted only in designated areas
  • Smoking is prohibited within 20 feet of a building, when permitted
  • Smoking is prohibited within the fenced area surrounding the ACM and CAT Labs.
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All students are required to be present for class. However, unexpected circumstances will occur. If a student has an excused absence, death or illness in the immediate family, the student must notify the instructor of record immediately. If a test is missed, the instructor has to give permission for make up. The missed test must be made up before the next scheduled period of instruction.
 
An excused absence only allows for make up of missed assignments or test. The absence is recorded.
 
Assignments are due at the beginning of class of the set due date. Late assignments will not be accepted and a grade of “zero” will be earned for said assignment. Students who prior contacted the instructor may be considered excused.
 
Pop Tests
 
Can be given at any time by the instructor and are not make up items.
 
Exemptions
 
Students can be exempted from a final exam if:
A.     Lecture average is 90 or above
B.     Attendance is perfect
C.     Assignments are completed and turned in
D.     Projects are complete
 

 

 
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Departmental Awards Ceremony/Cleanup Policy
 
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Students final exam grade is dependent upon their participation at these functions. One half (½) of the final exam grade for the course is participation. One half (½) of the final exam grade is completing the final exam for the course.
 
Students with unexpected circumstances can be excused by the department chair only.
 
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