Aviation Maintenance Technology

AVMT 1000 AVIATION MATHEMATICS (30-0-2)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course provides students with the knowledge necessary to use and apply mathematical procedures and processes that are applicable to aviation maintenance functions. Topics include performing algebraic operations, extract roots and raise numbers to a given power, determine area and volume of geometrical shapes, and solve ratio, proportion, and percentage problems.

AVMT 1010 AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE REGULATIONS (20-30-2)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to select and use FAA and manufacturers' specifications, data sheets, manuals, related regulations, and technical data, write descriptions of aircraft conditions, record work performed, and complete maintenance forms and inspection reports, interpret federal regulations regarding mechanic privileges and limitations. Topics include maintenance publications, maintenance forms and records, and mechanic privileges and limitations.

AVMT 1020 AIRCRAFT APPLIED SCIENCES I (56-59-5)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course provides students with the fundamentals of aircraft materials and processes, ground operations and servicing, and aircraft cleaning and corrosion control.

AVMT 1025 AIRCRAFT APPLIED SCIENCES II (44-41-4)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course provides students with the fundamentals of aircraft drawings, weight and balance, and fluid lines and fittings.

AVMT 1030 AIRCRAFT ELECTRICITY AND ELECTRONICS (50-50-5)
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: AVMT 1000
This course provides a study of the relationships of voltage, current, and resistance in aircraft electrical systems, and the use of meters. Alternators, generators, starters, motors, charging systems, basic AC and DC systems, and semiconductor, solid state, and integrated circuit fundamentals are introduced. Topics include determine the relationship of voltage, current, and resistance in electrical circuits, read and interpret electrical circuit diagrams, measure voltage, current, resistance, and continuity, calculate and measure electrical power, calculate and measure capacitance and inductance, inspect and service batteries, and solid state devices applications.

AVMT 1210 AVIATION PHYSICS (30-0-2)
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: AVMT 1000
This course provides students with an introduction to the theory and application of physics to aerospace vehicles and their subsystems. Topics include temperature and heat, pressure, temperature, and volume of air mass, basic aerodynamics and theory of flight, physical factors affecting engine output, relationship of pressure, area, and force, origin of sound, principles of simple machines, and centrifugal and centripetal force.

AVMT 2010 AIRCRAFT AIRFRAME STRUCTURES (20-30-2)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course presents a survey of aircraft airframe structures used in aircraft. Topics include wood structures, aircraft covering, and aircraft finishes.

AVMT 2011 AIRCRAFT WOOD STRUCTURES, COVERINGS AND FINISHES (10-15-1)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course presents a survey of aircraft airframe structures used in various aircraft. Topics include wood structures, aircraft covering, and aircraft finishes.

AVMT 2020 AIRFRAME SHEET METAL (20-42-2)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course provides a study of sheet metal airframes. Topics include sheet metal structures, install conventional rivets, install special rivets and fasteners, sheet metal form, lay out and bend, inspect and repair sheet metal structures.

AVMT 2025 AIRFRAME NON-METALLIC STRUCTURES (10-53-2)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course provides a study of non-metallic tube and riveted sheet monocoque or semi-monocoque. Topics include identify non-metallic structures, inspect bonded structures, fiberglass structures, composite and honeycomb structures, inspect, check, service and repair windows, doors, and interior furnishings, and laminated structures.

AVMT 2030 AIRFRAME WELDING (10-10-1)
Prerequisite: Program admission
Provides an introduction to welding skills and tasks used on airframes. Topics include: welding principles; soldering, brazing, gas-welding, and arc-welding steel; welding aluminum and stainless steel; fabricating tubular structures; soldering stainless steel; and welding titanium and magnesium.

AVMT 2040 AIRFRAME ASSEMBLY AND RIGGING (20-30-2)
Prerequisite: Program admission
This course provides a study of aircraft assembly and rigging configurations. Topics include: use assembly and rigging hand tools and equipment; rig fixed wing aircraft; rig rotary wing aircraft; check alignment of structures; assemble aircraft components, including flight control surfaces; balance, rig, and inspect movable primary and secondary control surfaces; and jack aircraft.

AVMT 2050 AIRFRAME INSPECTION (30-70-4)
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: AVMT 1010, AVMT 1020, AVMT 1025, AVMT 2010
This course provides instruction for performing airframe inspections with emphasis on developing the skills related to conformity and air worthiness evaluations. Topics include airframe conformity inspection and airframe air worthiness inspection.

AVMT 2060 AIRCRAFT HYDRAULIC AND PNEUMATIC SYSTEMS (20-30-2)
Prerequisite: Program Admission
This course provides a study of the principles of generation, distribution, and management of hydraulic and pneumatic power throughout the aircraft. Topics include identify hydraulic fluids; repair hydraulic and pneumatic power system components; inspect, check, service, troubleshoot, and repair hydraulic and pneumatic power systems; hydraulic and pneumatic position and warning systems; and inspect, check, troubleshoot, service, and repair aircraft position and warning systems.

AVMT 2070 AIRCRAFT LANDING GEAR SYSTEMS (30-50-3)
Prerequisite: Program Admission
This course provides a study of aircraft landing gear systems with emphasis on inspection and maintenance procedures of hydraulic and pneumatic power throughout the aircraft structure. Topics include inspect, check, service, and repair landing gear retraction systems and shock struts; inspect, check, service, and repair brakes, wheels, and tires; and inspect, check, service, and repair steering systems.

AVMT 2080 AIRCRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL SYSTEMS (35-45-3)
Prerequisite: Program Admission
This course provides a study of aircraft environmental control systems. Topics include: inspect, check, troubleshoot, service, and repair cabin atmosphere control systems; inspect, check, troubleshoot, service, and repair ice and rain control systems; and inspect, check, troubleshoot, service, and repair fire protection systems.

AVMT 2085 AIRCRAFT FUEL AND INSTRUMENT SYSTEMS (40-30-3)
Prerequisite: Program Admission
This course provides a study of airframe fuel and instrument systems. Topics include: inspect, check, troubleshoot, service and repair aircraft fuel systems; and inspect, check, troubleshoot, service and repair aircraft instrument systems.

AVMT 2090 AIRCRAFT ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS (45-55-4)
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: AVMT 1030
This course provides a study of aircraft electrical systems. Topics include: install, check, and service airframe electrical wiring, controls, switches, indicators, and protective devices; inspect, check, troubleshoot, service, and repair alternating and direct current electrical systems; repair and inspect aircraft electrical system components, crimp and splice wiring to manufacturer's specifications, and repair pins and sockets of aircraft connectors; and inspect, check, and troubleshoot constant speed and integrated speed drive generators.

AVMT 2095 AIRCRAFT COMMUNICATION AND NAVIGATION SYSTEMS (25-25-2)
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: AVMT 1030
This course provides a study of aircraft communication and navigation systems. Topics include: inspect, check, and troubleshoot autopilot servos and approach coupling systems; inspect, check, and service aircraft electronic communication and navigation systems including VHF passenger address interphones and static discharge devices, aircraft VOR, ILS LORAN, radar beacon transponders, flight management computers, and GPWS; and inspect and repair antenna and electronic equipment installations.

AVMT 2210 RECIPROCATING ENGINE POWERPLANTS I (50-0-3)
Prerequisite: Program Admission
This course provides a study of piston engine theory and maintenance including air and water cooled aircraft engines. Topics include: aircraft reciprocating engine theory, and inspect and repair radial engines.

AVMT 2220 RECIPROCATING ENGINE POWERPLANTS II (20-120-4)
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: AVMT 2210
This course continues a study of piston engine theory and maintenance including air and water cooled aircraft engines. Topics include: overhaul a reciprocating engine; inspect, check, service, and repair reciprocating engines and engine installations; install, troubleshoot, and remove reciprocating engines; and perform an aircraft powerplant conformity and air worthiness inspection.

AVMT 2230 GAS TURBINE POWERPLANTS I (50-0-3)
Prerequisite: None
This course provides a study of the fundamentals and evolution of the jet engine and jet propulsion. Topics include aircraft gas turbine engine theory and inspect and troubleshoot unducted fan systems and components.

AVMT 2240 GAS TURBINE POWERPLANTS II (24-76-3)
Prerequisite: None
Co-requisite: AVMT 2230
This course continues a study of the fundamentals and evolution of the jet engine and jet propulsion. Topics include: overhaul a turbine engine; install, troubleshoot, and remove turbine engines; inspect, check, service, and repair turbine engines and turbine engine installations; and perform an aircraft powerplant conformity and air worthiness inspection.

AVMT 2260 AIRCRAFT ENGINE FUEL AND FUEL METERING SYSTEMS (35-75-4)
Prerequisite: Program Admission
This course provides a study of aircraft engine fuel and fuel metering systems. Topics include: repair engine fuel system components; inspect, check, service, troubleshoot, and repair engine fuel systems; troubleshoot and adjust turbine engine fuel metering systems and electronic engine fuel controls; inspect check, service, troubleshoot, and repair reciprocating and turbine engine fuel metering systems; overhaul carburetors; repair engine fuel metering system components; and inspect, check, and service water injection systems.

AVMT 2270 POWERPLANT INSTRUMENTS, FIRE PROTECTION AND ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS (36-39-3)
Prerequisite: AVMT 1030
This course provides a study of powerplant instruments, fire protection and electrical systems. Topics include: troubleshoot, service, and repair electrical and mechanical fluid rate-of-flow indicating systems; inspect, check, service, troubleshoot, and repair electrical and mechanical engine temperature, pressure, and RPM indicating systems; inspect, check, service, troubleshoot, and repair engine fire detection and extinguishing systems; install, check, and service engine electrical wiring, controls, switches, indicators, and protective devices; and repair engine electrical system components.

AVMT 2275 POWERPLANT IGNITION AND STARTING SYSTEMS (43-32-4)
Prerequisite: AVMT 1030
This course provides a study of powerplant ignition and starting systems. Topics include: overhaul magneto and ignition harness; inspect, service, troubleshoot, and repair reciprocating and turbine engine ignition systems and components; inspect, service, troubleshoot, and repair turbine electrical starting systems; and inspect, service, and troubleshoot turbine engine pneumatic starting systems.

AVMT 2280 AIRCRAFT POWERPLANT ACCESSORY SYSTEMS (30-45-3)
Prerequisite: AVMT 2210, AVMT 2230
This course provides a study of aircraft powerplant accessory systems. Topics include: inspect and maintain aircraft engine lubrication systems; inspect and maintain aircraft engine induction systems; inspect and maintain aircraft engine cooling systems; and inspect and maintain aircraft engine exhaust systems.

AVMT 2285 AIRCRAFT PROPELLER SYSTEMS (30-45-3)
Prerequisite: AVMT 2210
This course provides a study of aircraft propeller systems. Topics include propeller theory and fundamentals, inspect and maintain propellers, install, troubleshoot, and remove propellers.