Program Learning Outcomes - 299

Program learning outcomes outline what Mohawk's graduates need to know and be able to do after they complete this program.

Initially, most program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities (MTCU) in consultation with employers and educators. Now, they are reviewed and updated during program review, in consultation with employers, graduates, and current students.

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Vocational Standards

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  1. Inspect and service aircraft avionic systems on large or small, fixed or rotary wing aircraft using relevant theories of aerodynamics and principles of aircraft, mechanical, electrical, electronic, and engineering.
  2. Troubleshoot, service, repair, overhaul, and certify aircraft avionics in a manner that ensures adherence to Canadian Aviation and company regulations for aircraft safety and airworthiness.
  3. Perform scheduled and unscheduled, on-aircraft and on-bench, inspections and tests of avionics and communication systems, instrumentation, and related hardware and software to ensure proper working order and compliance with standards of safety.
  4. Diagnose malfunctions or other problems in avionics systems, instrumentation, and related hardware and software using technical manuals, drawings, blueprints, and standards of performance and safety.
  5. Perform avionics installations, modifications, and upgrades by following procedures and safety precautions and meeting industry standards.
  6. Dismantle airframes and related avionic systems for repair and overhaul.
  7. Interpret written instructions, schematics, manufacturer's specifications, technical drawings, manuals, and computer based information correctly, effectively, and efficiently while performing routine and unscheduled tasks.
  8. Maintain detailed inspection, repair, maintenance, certifications, and quality assurance records and reports to meet industry regulations and logbook requirements.
  9. Complete all work in a manner that enhances health, wellness, and personal well being; reduces the risk of occupational and workplace injury; meets related health, safety and environmental legislation; and conforms to occupational health and safety guidelines.

Essential Employability Skills

All graduates with the following Ontario College credentials, Ontario College Certificate, Ontario College Diploma and Ontario College Advanced Diploma, must be able to reliably demonstrate Essential Employability Skills in a combination of the following 11 skill areas:

  1. Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfills the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.
  2. Respond to written, spoken or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.
  3. Execute mathematical operations accurately.
  4. Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.
  5. Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.
  6. Locate, select, organize and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.
  7. Analyze, evaluate and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.
  8. Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems and contributions of others.
  9. Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.
  10. Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.
  11. Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions and consequences.

Find out more about Essential Employability Skills here.