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Winter/Spring 2015
Nov 29, 2015
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AER 1001N - General Aeronautics I
An introductory study of the basic principles of aerodynamic forces, basic aircraft systems, including engines, propellers, flight instruments, airport operations, Federal Aviation Regulations and associated publications. In addition to providing knowledge required for the Private and Commercial pilot certificates, this course serves as a foundation of knowledge for the majority of subsequent aviation courses within the Aviation Management degree and the Aerospace Systems Technology degree. It also serves as a foundation of knowledge for students participating in the FAA's Air Traffic Collegiate Training Initiative (AT-CTI) program. Prerequisite: Successful performance on the Dowling placement tests in both English and Mathematics, or the approval of the instructor. Corequisite: AER 1003N.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Aviation Division
Aviation Department

AER 1003N

( Freshmen Compass Placement Num 060 or Pre College level DVM 0005 Minimum Grade of P or Freshman Numerical Skills Plac 23) and ( Freshmen Compass Placement Wrt 070 or Freshman Writing Placement 26 or Pre College level DVE 0001 Minimum Grade of P)

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