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Bachelor of AIR TRAFFIC Management

 

 

 

Bachelor of Air Traffic Management degree program will provide a comprehensive education to prepare graduates for productive careers in the field of air traffic control and management, and essentially enable aerodrome, approach, or area controllers to move to managerial position. The program is set to equip those already having a background in aeronautics to deepen their knowledge not only in air traffic control but also in a variety of subjects such as airport safety, airline operations, and aircraft operations. Eurocontrol expects air traffic in Europe to return to 92% of the 2019 level in 2024. Air traffic controllers will be able to seize new managerial jobs opportunities that will arise on the market by that time.

 

 Learning Outcomes

Bachelor of Air Traffic Management degree will enhance students' careers prospect and enable graduates to:

 

◙ Understand the importance of an master plan when it comes to airport capacity and the strategic location of the Air Traffic Control tower and the firefighting building

 

Grasp the different aircraft automation systems used nowadays and their impacts on flight crew performances and on human factors.

 

Master the last and future concepts in air traffic management taking into account the ADSB technology implementation.

 

Acquire in-depth knowledge of the different stakeholders involved in airport operations.

Develop and implement a safety management system in order to prevent occurrences from happening.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

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Professor Nadine Alavès

Professor of Aviation Studies

 

 

   

 

  

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Dani (Graduate - 2015)

BBA Aviation Management

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Career Prospects

 

Bachelor of Air Traffic Management degree will prepare graduates for exciting and challenging careers in Aviation sectors such as:

 

  Airport Air Traffic Control

 Airlines Dispatch Manager

 Aviation Services Officer

 Airline and Airport Field Controller

 Airport Ground Operations Controller

 Commercial Airlines Manager

 

 

Program Structure and Content

 

The Bachelor program structure and content listed below is based on assumption that the candidate would have completed undergraduate studies with at least 90 ECTS-Credits, and have earned Diploma, Certificates, Associate Degree or equivalents qualifications from recognised university and training institutions. Candidate that possessed higher qualifications above 90 ECTS-Credits will be granted further transferable credits, similarly, candidates with less transfer credits will be assigned additional courses

 

 

   Required Courses - Bachelor of Air Traffic Management

BAVAT 310

Air Traffic Management

BAVAT 325

Airline Operations

BAVAT 330

Airport Design

BAVAT 345

Aircraft Operations

BAVAT 350

Airport Safety

BAVAT 410

Airport Operations

BAVAT 420

Airport Security

BAVAT 435

Airport Crisis Management

BAVAT 475

Airport Maintenance & Engineering

BAVAT 499

Bachelor Project (capstone)

 

 

  Elective Courses - Business Curricular

BBA 260

Principles of Management

BBA 280

Principles of Economics

BBA 320

Leadership Theory

BBA 310

Business Environment

BBA 330

Principles of Marketing

BBA 335

Financial Management

BBA 340

Managing Human Resources

BBA 345

Managing Information Systems

BBA 370

Strategic Management

BBA 430

Principles of Project Management

BBA 440

Operations Management

BBA 475

Quality Management

 

 

 

Bachelor Degree Requirements

 

Bachelor of Air Traffic Management degree requires successful completion of minimum 180 ECTS-Credits (European Credits Transfer System) including applicable Transferred Credits. Student performance will be measure against acceptable overall academic achievements.  The Total Cumulative Credits of 180-ECTS required can be achieved through the combination of Learning Groups listed below  (pending total credits transferred into the program)

 

 General Education Courses

 

 Social Sciences Courses

 

  Aviation Courses

 

 Business Electives Courses

 

 Independent Bachelor Thesis - Project

 

 

 

. Additional Information

 Graduation Title

Bachelor of Air Traffic Management

 Credits Required

180 ECTS-Credits (include Transfer Credits)

 Assessment Methods

Exams and Assignments per course; Course Examination

 

 

 Study Duration

18 Months (Flexible Duration - depends on Transfer Credits)

 Program Delivery

Distance Learning - Online Study; Study Methods

 Admission & Enrolment

Year-Round Admission and Open Enrolment

 Admission Requirements

High School Certificate or Higher Qualifications; Admission Requirements

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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