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Aviation Maintenance

AVMT 2205

Turbine Engines & Systems

A study of the theory of operation of turbine engines and their systems. This course emphasizes the principles of operation, nomenclature, construction and system design.

3
CH(s)

AVMT 2204

Aircraft Propeller and Control Systems

A detailed study of propellers, their components, operation and maintenance.

3
CH(s)

AVMT 2203

Reciprocating Engine Maintenance & Return to Service

This course emphasizes the hands-on maintenance and overhaul of piston engines. Topics include engine removal, replacement, troubleshooting, inspection, engine maintenance and overhaul, system component repair, inspection, and troubleshooting.

5
CH(s)

AVMT 2202

Aircraft Sheet Metal Structures

This course covers all aspects of sheet metal structures and aircraft welding. A strong emphasis is placed on acquiring hands-on skills.

3
CH(s)

AVMT 2201

Reciprocating Engines & System

This course is a study of the theory of operation of reciprocating engines and their systems. The course emphasizes the principles of operation, nomenclature, construction and system design.

3
CH(s)

AVMT 1199

Special Topics in Aviation

Studies in special selected topics, to be determined by the instructor and approved by the School Dean.  Credits earned will be applicable as free electives in associate and certificate of applied science degree programs.

0-4
CH(s)

AVMT 1109

Aviation Electronics

This course examines the fundamental principles of electronics as applied to aircraft electrical systems. Specific topics covered include AC/DC, series-parallel circuits, circuit analysis theorems, transistors, digital theory and devices.

3
CH(s)

AVMT 1105

Aircraft Utility Systems

This course covers the areas of airframe ice and rain control systems, fire protection systems, (airframe and engine), and fuel systems (airframe and engine). Also included are transport aircraft systems including doors, lavatory systems, galley systems, passenger service units, windows, emergency equipment, and cargo loading systems.

3
CH(s)

AVMT 1103

Aviation Shop Practices

A study of the use of basic hand tools and power equipment, shop safety, aircraft fluid lines and fittings, aircraft cleaning and corrosion control. The use and care of precision measuring equipment and the use and interpretation of various non-destructive inspection methods.

3
CH(s)

AVMT 1102

Aircraft Regulations & Publications

A study of federal aviation regulations, maintenance publications, weight and balance, technical drawings, charts and graphs.

3
CH(s)

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