Course Content and Outcome Guide for AVS 121
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- Curriculum Office
- Course Number:
- AVS 121
- Course Title:
- Airplane: Pre-Solo Flight
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Course DescriptionIntroduces basic airplane handling, emergency procedures and local flight operations. Students who successfully complete this course will conduct their first local solo flight as part of the course. Flight training fees apply and cover a specific amount of training; please see the Course Curriculum and Outcome Guide for detailed information. The AVS 121, 122, 123 sequence is an alternative equivalent to AVS 125. Coreq: AVS 107 and AVS 120 Prerequisite: MTH 60, WR 115 and AVS 127.
Addendum to Course Description
17 hrs C152 Dual
0.5 hrs. C152 Solo
8 hrs pre/post flight briefing
Training in excess of these times must be paid for directly to the
flight training provider.
Intended Outcomes for the course
1. Take responsibility as Pilot In Command to competently perform preflight duties and all other procedures necessary for the safe conduct of a solo flight in the local training area.
2. Exercise safe judgment in all flight related decisions.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Flight, oral and written testing will be used to asses these outcomes.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
Covers flight lessons through the second stage check in Hillsboro Aviation's Private Pilot Airplane syllabus.