Fall 2010 Class Schedule (SCC)



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AERO 200    Certificated Aircraft Mechanic Preparation    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a specialized course curtailed to individual student needs in cooperation with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). This course meets, in part, the certification requirements of Part 147 of the Federal Aviation Regulations covering Airframe and Powerplant Mechanics. This course may be taken four times for credit. The amount of credit awarded is based on the total number of hours completed (18 hours=1 unit). This course will prepare the student for oral, practical, and written portions of the general, powerplant, and airframe sections of the Federal Aviation Administration test.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
Sa        08:00AM-03:10PM LEC L.Johnson            Off Campus McClellan     24208 
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Includes a 1 hour lunch break.
Off-Campus - Classroom #4, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 300    General Airframe and Powerplant    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 301
General Education: AA/AS Area II(b)
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides an introduction to sheet metal fabrication, aircraft drawings, fluid lines and fittings, materials and processes (including aircraft hardware identification, gas welding and precision measurement), and aviation math and physics, including theory of flight for fixed wing and rotary wing aircraft. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
MTWThF    08:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Cypret             Off Campus McClellan     24196 
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Off-Campus - Classroom #4, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 301    General Airframe and Powerplant Applications    3 Units

Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 300 or completion of AERO 300 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course provides skills projects related to AERO 300 as required by the Federal Aviation Administration. Topics will include sheet metal repair, welding and hardware identification. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB P.Cypret             Off Campus McClellan     24200 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 24200 Textbook
LAB TBA refers to 20 additional hours to be held on Saturday, September 18, September 25, and October 9, 2010, from 9:00am - 4:10pm.
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 302    Basic Electricity and Electrical Systems    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 303
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides electrical theory for airframe and powerplant electrical systems (circuits and schematics, ignition and electrical generating systems, instruments, batteries, AC and DC circuit system components). Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
MTWThF    08:00PM-10:05PM LEC K.Sodergren          Off Campus McClellan     24198 
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Off-Campus - Classroom #1, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 303    Basic Electricity, Airframe and Powerplant Electrical Systems Applications    3 Units

Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 302 or completion of AERO 302 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course provides development projects related to AERO 302 lectures as required by the Federal Aviation Administration to develop skills necessary for an Airframe and Powerplant Technician. Units of instruction include repair and maintenance techniques of airframe and powerplant electrical systems and cover ignition and electrical generating systems, instruments, batteries, AC and DC circuits. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB K.Sodergren          Off Campus McClellan     26258 
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TBA       TBA             LAB K.Sodergren           TBA TBA                 26258 Textbook
LAB TBA refers to 20 additional hours to be held on Saturday, October 23, November 6 and November 20, 2010 from 9:00 am - 4:10 pm.
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 320    Airframe Systems and Components    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 322
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in the following aircraft airframe systems: fuel, hydraulic, pneumatic, position and warning, air conditioning, heating, oxygen, pressurization, ice and rain control, fire protection and detection. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
MTWThF    08:00PM-09:40PM LEC J.Riley              Off Campus McClellan     25200 
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MTWThF    08:00PM-09:40PM LEC P.Cypret             Off Campus McClellan     25200 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 25200 Textbook
LEC TBA refers to 10 additional hours to be held on Saturday, October 23 and November 6, 2010 from 9:00 am - 4:10 pm.
Off-Campus - Classroom #1, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 321    Airframe Structures    5 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 323
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in aircraft sheet metal, fabric, dope, and paint processes; plastic, wood, fiberglass, honeycomb, composites, and laminated structures, assembly and rigging and landing gear systems. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
MTWThF    08:00PM-09:40PM LEC L.Johnson            Off Campus McClellan     24202 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC L.Johnson             TBA TBA                 24202 Textbook
LEC TBA refers to 10 additional hours to be held on Saturday, September 18 and October 2, 2010 from 9:00 am - 4:10 pm.
Off-Campus - Classroom #4, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 322    Airframe Systems and Components Applications    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 320
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course provides skill development projects as required by the Federal Aviation Administration. The projects are related to the subject areas covered in AERO 320 and include familiarization, operation, overhaul, testing, and diagnosis of the components and systems. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB J.Riley              Off Campus McClellan     24204 
Textbook
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB P.Cypret             Off Campus McClellan     24204 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 24204 Textbook
LEC TBA refers to 20 additional hours to be held on Saturday, October 23, November 6 and November 20, 2010 from 9:00 am - 4:10 pm.
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 323    Airframe Structures and Systems Applications    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 321
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course provides projects related to the AERO 321 lectures as required by the Federal Aviation Administration to develop skills in inspecting, checking, diagnosis, servicing and repairing the components and systems. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 21-Oct 15
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB L.Johnson            Off Campus McClellan     24206 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 24206 Textbook
LEC TBA refers to 20 additional hours to be held on Saturday, September 18, September 25 and October 2, 2010 from 9:00 am - 4:10 pm.
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 495    Independent Studies in Aeronautics    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 162 hours LAB
Description: This is an independent studies course in Aeronautics. Related projects will be assigned under the supervision of an Aeronautics faculty member and a selected industry partner from the local community. This course may be taken up to four times for credit for a maximum of 12 units.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
F         04:00PM-10:40PM LEC P.Cypret             Off Campus McClellan     29914 
Textbook
Off-Campus - Classroom #4, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 498    Work Experience in Aeronautics    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 216 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to provide students with effective job development skills that will assist them in obtaining and keeping an internship or a job in the field of aviation. Course content will include an understanding the application of the student's education as it relates to the workforce. The student will work as an aircraft mechanic helper for one of the Aeronautics department's industry partners. The work could include, but is not limited to, line maintenance, component overhaul, aircraft maintenance, and rebuilding. This course may be taken up to four times for credit for a maximum of 16 units.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Cypret              TBA TBA                 29750 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Cypret              TBA TBA                   
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).

Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: January 10, 2011