Aeroscholars Course 1: Fundamentals of Aviation Science
Aeroscholars Course 1: FUNDAMENTALS OF AVIATION SCIENCE: This course is designed for students of all backgrounds. Students may have some familiarity with aircraft and aviation or perhaps they have only seen aircraft flying overhead. The course is designed to encourage interest and appreciation for aviation.
The course will explore the history of flight and uncover the mysteries of airplane and helicopter flight and the basics of aerodynamics. Students will learn about the evolution of aircraft and their designs, engines, instruments, and aircraft systems. Meteorology, air traffic control, and variety of aviation and aerospace career options are also covered. Students will learn aerospace terminology, government and industry roles in aviation and application regulations.
This course is correlated to NSTA Standards. Click here for the National Science Teacher Association's Standards for this course.