Nowadays, aeronautics industry in Mexico is growing due to the incursion in the low cost aviation market as well as the settlement of companies aimed at aircrafts manufacture and assembly. High school studies in technical aeronautics at IPN prepares technical professionals able to cope with problems arising and the rigorous regulations demanded by the aeronautics industry, considering the importance of air transport safety. These studies last for three years and are divided in 6 semesters.
Students with college planning must have the necessary attitudes and values to take responsibility and an active position in order to study and develop the projects and work required while following the IPN ideals and principles. Having students with high quality characteristics and competences will lead to success. As a result, the students will be easily accepted in the work field as the following skills be acquired.:
# Skills * Critical and analytical thinking. * Logical reasoning. * Administrative skills. * Creativity. * Computer skills. * Good written and oral communication. # Attitudes * Show empathy for service and commitment. * Have ethical and civic values. * Be willing to work. * Work in team. As a result, the student will complete high school formation having the following competences:
The graduate from the technical studies in aeronautics will have a strong integral formation with general knowledge in science, technology and humanistic taking into consideration the following knowledge:
# Generic Competences * Know and value one’s self and address issues and challenges considering the aim to reach. * Listen, interpret and transmit relevant messages using different means, codes and suitable tools. * Develop innovations and give solutions to issues using stablished methods. * Respect the interculturality, beliefs, values, ideals and social practices. # Disciplinary Competences * Cope with difficulties arising being aware of the values, strengths and weaknesses * Integrate knowledge and skills to find solutions and make decisions based on previous experiences. * Select the most relevant information sources for a specific purpose discriminating according to their reliability. * Use efficient learning strategies to acquire and apply knowledge and skills systematically and permanently according to the challenges under academic, personal and labour context. # Professional Competences * Use and appliance of aeronautical manuals. * Use of technical English. * Interpretation of aeronautical drawings and diagrams. * Programmes maintenance to power plants, aircrafts structure and system as well as to apply quality techniques in each task to do. The technical graduate formation in aeronautics will allow to continue with university studies, seminars, and extracurricular courses in order to obtain a certification issued by the General Board in Civil Aeronautics (DGAC), and work in either government or private air sector enterprises aimed at aeronautical safety.
To enter the High School Programmes of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN), the applicant must fulfill the requirements established in the allocation contest of the Metropolitan Commission of Public Institutions of High School Education (COMIPEMS). Once the results are published, the student must complete the registration process mentioned by the contest publication.
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