Nov 23, 2020  
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AVP 354 - Commercial Pilot


Description:
Operation of advanced systems appropriate to complex airplanes and execution of advanced flight maneuvers. Preparation for FAA written examination. A minimum grade of B- in CW’s FAA course graduation certificate as required by FAR141.

Prerequisites:
Prerequisites: AVP 103 and AVP 242.

Credits: (4)

Learner Outcomes, Activities and Assessments

Learner Outcome

Activity (optional)

Assessment

Upon successful completion of the course, the student will be able to:

 

 

The student will:

 

Work cooperatively with small groups to complete assigned projects

 

 

Participate in class discussions, complete assigned homework and study questions

 

Compute weight and balance calculations including how to adjust loading to bring aircraft into weight and balance limitations

 

 

Participate in class discussions, complete assigned homework and study questions

 

Describe the aerodynamic principles involved in commercial maneuvers and discuss the techniques involved in mastering the maneuvers

 

 

Participate in class discussions, complete assigned homework and study questions

 

Recognize potentially hazardous  situations and describe prescribed emergency procedures for systems failures, hazardous weather, and human factors

 

 

Working in groups, follow risk management procedures to derive solutions for scenarios

 

Describe the decision making process pertaining to commercial operations

 

 

Participate in class discussions, complete assigned homework and study questions

 

Cumulative and Final Assessments

 

 

Correctly answer at least 80% of the questions on each of the stage exams and End of Course exam. Pass the FAA Commercial Pilot Aeronautical Knowledge exam.





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