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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Airframe Maintenance Tech

Associate in Applied Science Degree

 

Curriculum Code: 0757  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

Airframe maintenance technicians maintain aircraft in accordance with Federal Aviation Regulations.  Airframe technicians perform a wide variety of repairs and alterations to sheet metal and composite aircraft structures.  In addition, they inspect and repair or replace complex aircraft components associated with hydraulic/pneumatic, communication/navigation, fuel and flight control systems.  Aviation maintenance technicians are employed throughout the world maintaining aircraft for major air carriers, commuter airlines, air freight operators, corporate flight departments, fixed base operators and a variety of other specialized aviation businesses. Not all courses in this program transfer to all colleges. Students planning to transfer should see an academic advisor or counselor before enrolling in any course.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Aviation Program at the LCC Aviation Center, telephone number (517) 483-1406.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  60 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

AVAF 125

Aircraft Systems I

2

AVAF 126

Aircraft Systems II

6

AVAF 127

Aircraft Systems III

3

AVAF 134

Aircraft Instruments

2

AVAF 208

Aircraft Structures I

4

AVAF 209

Aircraft Structures II

4

AVAF 210

Aircraft Structures III

4

AVAF 211

Aircraft Electrical I

4

AVAF 212

Aircraft Electrical II

4

AVAF 246

National Airframe Cert Proced

1

AVEL 200

Avionics Systems I

2

AVFT 220

Aviation Law

3

AVGM 111

Aviation General I

4

AVGM 112

Aviation General II

6

AVGM 113

Aviation General III

4

AVGM 114

Material and Processes

5

WELD 210

Aircraft Welding

2

 

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  16-20 CREDITS

Complete the indicated number of credits from EACH CHOICE listed below.

 

CHOICE 1:  General Education Core Areas

16-20 Credits

(See General Education Core Requirements for information on how to fulfill these requirements.  Core area proficiency exams, where appropriate, are available for each core area.)

 

Communication Core Area

3

 

Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area

3-4

 

Mathematics Core Area

3-4

 

Science Core Area

4-5

 

Writing Core Area

3-4

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

76

 

NOTES:

 

1.

In accordance with Federal Aviation Regulation Part 147, completing the aforementioned curriculum does not constitute approval to take the Federal  Aviation Administration Airframe or Powerplant Mechanic written, oral, and practical license exams.  The FAA approved training director must review individual student enrollment, course records, and certification course testing results before considering each student for certification approval.  Students are required to meet Federal Aviation Regulations Part 147 training requirements to be eligible for certification.  Students will be required to complete each certification course with a minimum grade of 71 percent and pass pre-tests for General and Airframe with a minimum grade of 80 percent to be considered for the Federal Aviation Administration written tests.  To obtain FAA certification approval, student will be required to complete additional coursework.

2.

Students must complete each course with a minimum grade of 71 percent to receive the Lansing Community College certificate of achievement.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

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

AVEL 200

AVAF 125

AVAF 127

AVFT 220

AVGM 111

AVAF 126

AVAF 134

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AVGM 112

AVAF 208

AVAF 209

Lim.Ch.

AVGM 113

AVAF 211

AVAF 210

Lim.Ch.

AVGM 214

WELD 210

AVAF 212

Lim.Ch.

 

 

AVAF 246

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