CURRICULAR GUIDE

Avionics Installation
Certificate of Completion

Curriculum Code: 0847  (Effective Fall 1999 - Summer 2004)

Aviation electronics (avionics) is the application of electronics to aviation. 
This program is designed for students who are interested in installing and
testing complex communication, navigation, radar and autopilot equipment in
aircraft.  Employment opportunities are at airports that have avionics sales and
service facilities, airlines and aircraft manufacturers.

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Class Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment and
advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

Contact the Aviation Program at the LCC Aviation Center, telephone number (517)

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 23 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
AVAF 130    Avionics Airframe Applications                                   3
AVEL 150    Avionics Installat/Generat                                       2
AVEL 151    Avionics Installat/Generat Lab                                   1
AVEL 200    Flight Line Testing                                              2
AVEL 201    Flight Line Testing Lab                                          1
AVIR 140    Avionics Instruments I                                           1
ELCT 101    Analog Problems                                                  5
ELCT 109    DC Circuits                                                      3
ELCT 110    AC Circuits                                                      3
ELCT 120    Programming Preparation                                          2

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                   TOTAL: 2 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.

CHOICE 1:   Practical Experience                                     2 Credits
AVEL 297    Avionics Internship                                              2
AVEL 299    Advanced Avionics Laboratory                                     2
            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   25

1.    Although students do not need any special skills to start the Avionics
      Certificate Program, they should be aware that color blindness may cause
      them difficulty because various electronic components are color coded.

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II                III
AVAF 130          AVEL 150          AVEL 200
AVIR 140          AVEL 151          AVEL 201
ELCT 101          ELCT 120          Lim.Ch.
ELCT 109
ELCT 110