CURRICULUM GUIDE

Avionics Installation
Certificate of Completion

Curriculum Code: 0847  (Effective Fall 2003 - Summer 2008)

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 Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

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

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 26 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
AVAF 130    Avionics Airframe Applications                                   3
AVAF 134    Aircraft Instruments                                             2
AVAF 211    Aircraft Electrical I                                            4
AVEL 150    Avionics Test Equipment                                          2
AVEL 151    Avionics Test Equipment Lab                                      1
AVEL 200    Flight Line Testing                                              2
AVEL 201    Flight Line Testing Lab                                          1
AVGM 111    Aviation General I                                               4
AVGM 113    Aviation General III                                             4
ELCT 131    Digital Basics                                                   3

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                                                   28

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          AVAF 211          AVEL 200
AVAF 134          AVEL 150          AVEL 201
AVGM 111          AVEL 151          Lim.Ch.
AVGM 113          ELCT 131