Spring 2019 Class Schedule (SCC)



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AERO 200    Certificated Aircraft Mechanic Preparation    1-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: AERO 300
Hours: 72 hours LEC
Description: This is a self-paced course in aeronautics 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). Credit is earned in one-unit increments over the four semesters. 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: Other Term, Jan 26-May 18

Sa08:00AM-03:10PMLECL.JohnsonOff Campus McClellan 17098Textbook
Includes a 1 hour lunch break.
Off-Campus - Classroom #4, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB). The class will meet on the following Saturdays: January 26; February 2 and 23; March 2 and 16; April 6 and 27; and May 4 and 11, 2019.


AERO 309    Introduction to Aircraft Mechanics    2 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This introductory course covers the fundamental theories and practices required of a Federal Aviation Administration certificated Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 07-Jan 18

MTWThF03:30PM-05:00PMLECK.GoehringOff Campus McClellan 18740TextbookFree Digital Book
MTWThF05:10PM-10:30PMLABK.GoehringOff Campus McClellan
Off-Campus - Classroom #1, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 310    Powerplant Theory and Maintenance    5 Units

Prerequisite: AERO 309 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 311
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in reciprocating and gas turbine engine theory, overhaul, inspection, testing, and operation. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 19-Mar 20

MTWThF08:15PM-10:20PMLECK.GoehringOff Campus McClellan 17880TextbookFree Digital Book
Off-Campus - Classroom #1, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).

MTWThF08:15PM-10:20PMLECP.CypretOff Campus McClellan 17880TextbookFree Digital Book
Off-Campus - Classroom #1, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 311    Powerplant Theory and Maintenance Applications    3 Units

Prerequisite: AERO 309 with a grade of "C" or better; Concurrent enrollment in AERO 310 or completion of AERO 310 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course covers projects related to the AERO 310 lectures as required by the Federal Aviation Administration. These include familiarization and operation of equipment required when overhauling and testing gas turbine and reciprocating powerplants, operation and familiarization of gas turbine powerplant accessories, fire detection/protection systems, and operation of gas turbine powerplants in the test cell environment. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 19-Mar 20

MTWThF03:30PM-07:45PMLABP.CypretOff Campus McClellan 17881TextbookFree Digital Book
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).

MTWThF03:30PM-07:45PMLABK.GoehringOff Campus McClellan 17881TextbookFree Digital Book
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 312    Powerplant Systems and Components    5 Units

Prerequisite: AERO 309 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 313
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides instruction in the theory of reciprocating and gas turbine engines, and related accessories including cooling, ignition, propellers, governors, and fuel metering. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 21-May 22

MTWThF08:15PM-10:20PMLECK.GoehringOff Campus McClellan 17882TextbookFree Digital Book
Off-Campus - Classroom #1, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 313    Powerplant Systems and Components Applications    3 Units

Prerequisite: AERO 309 with a grade of "C" or better; Concurrent enrollment in AERO 312 or completion with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course provides skills development projects related to AERO 312 as required by the Federal Aviation Administration. Units of instruction include familiarization and operation of test equipment required in overhauling reciprocating and turbine powerplant components and engine test cell operations. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 21-May 22

MTWThF03:30PM-07:45PMLABK.GoehringOff Campus McClellan 17883TextbookFree Digital Book
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 330    Advanced Airframe and Powerplant Inspection    5 Units

Prerequisite: AERO 300, 301, 302, 303, 320, 321, 322, and 323 with grades of "C" or better.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 332
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the theory of the following: Advanced Airframe and Powerplant diagnosis, inspection, mechanic privileges and limitations, maintenance forms and records, and maintenance publications, as well as weight and balance calculations. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 21-May 22

MTWThF08:15PM-10:20PMLECP.CypretOff Campus McClellan 17884Textbook
Off-Campus - Classroom #2, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 331    Advanced Structures and Systems Inspection    5 Units

Prerequisite: AERO 300, 301, 302, 303, 310, 311, 312, and 313 with grades of "C" or better.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 333
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 90 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the theory of the following: advanced communication; navigation and autopilot systems, landing gear systems; wheel, tire, and brake assembly systems, assembly and rigging processes, dope and fabric applications; painting and protective coating applications, sheet metal repair applications; and honeycomb, plastic, wood, fiberglass, composites, and laminate structure repair. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 19-Mar 20

MTWThF08:15PM-10:20PMLECL.JohnsonOff Campus McClellan 17885Textbook
Off-Campus - Classroom #4, McClellan Park, 5808 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 332    Advanced Airframe and Powerplant Inspection Applications    3 Units

Prerequisite: AERO 300, 301, 302, 303, 320, 321, 322, and 323 with grades of "C" or better.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 330
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course provides development projects as required by the Federal Aviation Administration. The projects are in the same areas as the subject areas covered in the AERO 330 lectures and include familiarization with and operation of test equipment required for checking and testing the airframe and powerplant systems of airworthy aircraft. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Other Term, Mar 21-May 22

MTWThF04:00PM-08:15PMLABP.CypretOff Campus McClellan 17886Textbook
Off-Campus - Lab #1, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).


AERO 333    Advanced Structures and Systems Inspection Applications    3 Units

Prerequisite: AERO 300, 301, 302, 303, 310, 311, 312, and 313 with grades of "C" or better.
Corequisite: Concurrent enrollment in AERO 331
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course provides development projects as required by the Federal Aviation Administration. The projects are in the same areas as the subject areas covered in the AERO 331 lectures and include familiarization with and operation of test equipment required for checking and testing the airframe structures and powerplant systems of airworthy aircraft. Minimum attendance is mandated by the Federal Aviation Administration.

Schedule: Other Term, Jan 19-Mar 20

MTWThF03:30PM-07:45PMLABL.JohnsonOff Campus McClellan 17887Textbook
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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 19-May 22

TBATBALABL.Johnson TBA TBA18903Textbook
Instructor's consent is required to enroll.
3 Units
Off-Campus - Lab #4, McClellan Park, 5803 Price Avenue, McClellan, CA 95652 (former McClellan AFB).

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Updated: December 14, 2018