Class Dates
08/21/2023 to 12/08/2023
Delivered By
Online Asynchronous
Eric Shappee
Meeting Times
Meets by Appt

Introduction to Aviation

AVT 100 - Class Number: 14290

Historical Perspectives Human Diversity within the U.S.


This course examines the history of aviation and a look at the future. Students discuss the attributes of an aviation professional, careers, career planning, and pilot certification. Students consider historical events and their relationship to current aviation aspects. The interdependency and synergy in the development of military aircraft, the space program, as well as the growth of commercial and general aviation is discussed. Students use the Internet for various research projects concerning the past, present, and future of aviation.


  • Instructor Eric Shappee's permission is required after 08/28/2023.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access

Enrollment Dates
03/20/2023 to 08/21/2023
Enrollment Limit

Credit/Tuition Options

Credit Option Hours

Enrollments received on or after the first day of class may be assessed a $65 special handling fee.

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