Oct 18, 2019  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

AVIA 130 - Introduction to Aircraft and Powerplants

2 CR
This course introduces students to typical aircraft engines including reciprocating and gas turbine engines. Operating cycles, power generation, operating parameters and engine specifics are studied. Typical systems found on these power plants are studied with an emphasis on nomenclature, function, operation, and safety.

Requisites: (1) Take AVIA 100  with at least a grade of C (OR) (2) Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 244, or at least a grade of C in TSRE 55 .