Aviation Programs

Aviation Programs

Aerospace Engineering

Note: This program is off-site.

Course Title: Aerospace Engineering
Course Instructor: Mr. Edwards
Number of Credits: 1 per semester
Semesters Offered: 2 semesters
Prerequisite: None
Eligible Grade Levels: 11th & 12th
Dual Credit: Vincennes University – 7 Credits

 

Course Description:
Aerospace Engineering provides students with experiences in designing, developing and evaluating aircraft, space vehicles and their operating systems. The course emphasizes investigation and research on Right characteristics and analysis of aerodynamic design. Classroom instruction provides opportunities for creative thinking and problem-solving activities to design, test and evaluate a variety of air and space vehicles, their systems and launching, guidance and control procedures.

  • Emphasis is placed on applying mathematical, scientific, and engineering principles
  • Design, develop, and evaluate aircraft, space vehicles and their operating systems
  • Creative thinking and problem-solving are used to design, test, and evaluate a variety of air and space vehicles
  • Investigate characteristics of flight and aerodynamics
Dual Credit Information

Course Number Course Name Credit Amount College
ATF 190 Aircraft Propulsion & System 4 Credits Vincennes University
AMNT 103 Aircraft Science 3 Credits Vincennes University

 

Aviation Flight

Course Title: Aviation Flight
Course Instructor: Mr. Edwards
Number of Credits: 2 per semester
Semesters Offered: 2 semesters
Prerequisite: None
Eligible Grade Levels: 11th & 12th
Dual Credit: Vincennes University – 9 Credits
  • Learn skills to pass the Federal Aviation Agency written flight examination
  • Topics include theory of aerodynamics, aircraft performance specifications, weight and balance, Airman’s Information Manual, ground and flight maneuvers required for primary flight, complete study of piston type aircraft engines, accessories and propellers
  • Semester II teaches navigation, meteorology, radio, communications, and Federal Air Regulations
  • Aviation Flight Technology is provided by Vincennes University at the Career Center
Dual Credit Information

Course Number Course Name Credit Amount College
AFLT 100 Primary Ground School 5 Credits Vincennes University
AFLT 110 Ground Instruction on Flight Maneuvers 2 Credits Vincennes University
AFLT 160 Power Plant Lecture 2 Credits Vincennes University

 

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Course Title: Aviation Maintenance
Course Instructor: Mr. Gehrich (Vincennes University)
Mr. Feller (Vincennes University)
Number of Credits: 3 per semester
Semesters Offered: 2 semesters
Prerequisite: None
Eligible Grade Levels: 12th
Dual Credit: Vincennes University – 16 Credits
  • Study the inside of an airplane engine, how it works, and how to fix it
  • Semester 1: aircraft servicing and operations and general electricity
  • Semester II: publications, instrumentation, fire protection, cabin atmosphere, fuel systems and welding
  • Excellent attendance is essential and required by the F.A.A. ; (Missed instructional time must be made up)
  • Basic hand tools and materials (approximately $500.00) required; tool list provided by instructor
  • Instruction by Vincennes University at the Aviation Technology Center at Indianapolis International Airport
Dual Credit Information

Course Number Course Name Credit Amount College
AMNT 102 General Aviation Maintenance 4 Credits Vincennes University
AMNT 106 Materials, Process, and Welding 4 Credits Vincennes University
AMNT 164 Aircraft Systems 4 Credits Vincennes University
AMNT 166 Composite/Nonmetallic 4 Credits Vincennes University

 

Aviation Management

Course Title: Aviation Management
Course Instructor: Mr.
Edwards
Number of Credits: 2 per semester
Semesters Offered: 2 semesters
Prerequisite: None
Eligible Grade Levels: 11th & 12th
Dual Credit: Vincennes University – 5 Credits
  • Overview of the aviation industry and associated careers, aviation safety practices, aviation regulations and the regulatory process, federal regulatory systems and associated publications
  • Study information needed to operate as a private pilot
  • Provides initial education required for a career and degree in Airport Management, Airline Management and Air Traffic Control
  • Aviation Management from Vincennes University at the Career Center
Dual Credit Information

Course Number Course Name Credit Amount College
AMNT 100 Intro to Aviation 2 Credits Vincennes University
AFLT 258 Air Transportation 3 Credits Vincennes University