Fall 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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AERO 200    Certificated Aircraft Mechanic Preparation    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: AERO 300
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This is a specialized course tailored 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 15-Dec 09
Sa        08:00AM-03:10PM LEC L.Johnson            Off Campus McClellan     23340 
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Includes a 1 hour lunch break. This class meets on the following days: September 3rd and 17th; October 1st, 15th, 29th; November 5th and 19th; and December 3rd and 7th.
Off-Campus - Hangar Lab #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 20-Oct 14
MTWThF    08:00PM-10:05PM LEC P.Cypret             Off Campus McClellan     23328 
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Off-Campus - Classroom #2, McClellan Park, 5803 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 20-Oct 14
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB P.Cypret             Off Campus McClellan     23332 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 23332 Textbook
LAB TBA refers to 20 additional hours to be completed by the student on Saturdays during the eight-week term. Specific dates and times will be arranged with the instructor, and lab hours will be logged.
Off-Campus - Hangar Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5808 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 15-Dec 09
MTWThF    08:00PM-10:05PM LEC K.Sodergren          Off Campus McClellan     23330 
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Off-Campus - Classroom #2, McClellan Park, 5803 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 as well as electrical generating systems, instruments, batteries, and AC and DC circuits. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB K.Sodergren          Off Campus McClellan     25090 
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TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 25090 Textbook
LAB TBA refers to 20 additional hours to be completed by the student on Saturdays during the eight-week term. Specific dates and times will be arranged with the instructor, and lab hours will be logged.
Off-Campus - Hangar Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5808 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, and fire protection and detection. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
MTWThF    08:00PM-09:40PM LEC J.Riley              Off Campus McClellan     24152 
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MTWThF    08:00PM-09:40PM LEC A.Woodhead           Off Campus McClellan     24152 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 24152 Textbook
Off-Campus - Classroom #1, McClellan Park, 5803 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 20-Oct 14
MTWThF    08:00PM-09:40PM LEC L.Johnson            Off Campus McClellan     23334 
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TBA       TBA             LEC TBA                   TBA TBA                 23334 Textbook
Off-Campus - Classroom #1, McClellan Park, 5803 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 15-Dec 09
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB J.Riley              Off Campus McClellan     23336 
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MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB A.Woodhead           Off Campus McClellan     23336 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 23336 Textbook
LAB TBA refers to 20 additional hours to be completed by the student on Saturdays during the eight-week term. Specific dates and times will be arranged with the instructor, and lab hours will be logged.
Off-Campus - Hangar Open Lab, McClellan Park, 5808 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, diagnosing, servicing, and repairing the components and systems. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
MTWThF    04:00PM-07:40PM LAB L.Johnson            Off Campus McClellan     23338 
Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                 23338 Textbook
LAB TBA refers to 20 additional hours to be completed by the student on Saturdays during the eight-week term. Specific dates and times will be arranged with the instructor, and lab hours will be logged.
Off-Campus - Hangar Open Lab, McClellan Park, 5808 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 15-Dec 09
F         04:00PM-10:40PM LEC P.Cypret             Off Campus McClellan     27762 
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Off-Campus - Hangar Lab #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: Eight Week - Second, Oct 15-Dec 09
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Cypret              TBA TBA                 30464 
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TBA       TBA             LAB P.Cypret              TBA TBA                   
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Cypret              TBA TBA                 27632 Textbook
TBA       TBA             LAB P.Cypret              TBA TBA                   
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).



Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2011