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CREW RESOURCE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME COURSE DESCRIPTION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
HYM312 CREW RESOURCE MANAGEMENT 5 3 3 5

GENERAL INFORMATION

Language of Instruction : Turkish
Level of the Course Unit : BACHELOR'S DEGREE, TYY: + 6.Level, EQF-LLL: 6.Level, QF-EHEA: First Cycle
Type of the Course : Elective
Mode of Delivery of the Course Unit Face to face
Coordinator of the Course Unit Assoc.Prof.Dr. ŞÜKRAN GÜZİN ILICAK AYDINALP
Instructor(s) of the Course Unit

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS

Objectives of the Course Unit: This course aims to examine the knowledge required to function as an active member of a professional flight crew, the development of CRM training programs and the measures to be taken against crew faults.
Contents of the Course Unit: Contents of the course include the subjects such as principles and history of team resource management, decision making in aviation, teamwork in aviation, teamwork and leadership in aviation, automation and its effects on human, stress management in aviation, threats in aviation and fault management, tracking in aviation, importance of CRM training, importance of implementation of CRM training: airplane crashes and incidents, development, evolution and current status of EASA policies, and the relationship of EASA policies with CRM education.

KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT (On successful completion of this course unit, students/learners will or will be able to)

Identify the concepts related to team resource management.
Explain the historical development of team resource management practices.
Classify applications related to stress management in aviation.
Interpret the relation of EASA policies and applications with CRM.

WEEKLY COURSE CONTENTS AND STUDY MATERIALS FOR PRELIMINARY & FURTHER STUDY

Week Preparatory Topics(Subjects) Method
1 READING Principles and history of team resource management Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
2 READING Decision making in aviation Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
3 READING Teamwork in aviation Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
4 READING Teamwork and leadership in aviation Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
5 READING Automation and its effects on human Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
6 READING Stress management in aviation Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
7 READING Threats in aviation and fault management Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
8 - MID-TERM EXAM -
9 READING Threats in aviation and fault management Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
10 READING Tracking in aviation Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
11 READING Importance of CRM training Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
12 READING Importance of implementation of CRM training: airplane crashes and incidents - I Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
13 READING Importance of implementation of CRM training: airplane crashes and incidents – II Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
14 READING Development, evolution and current status of EASA policies Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
15 READING The relationship of EASA policies with CRM education Lecture, Question and Answer, Discussion
16 - FINAL EXAM -
17 - FINAL EXAM -

SOURCE MATERIALS & RECOMMENDED READING

Terzioglu M. (2010), Ekip Kaynak Yonetimi, Istanbul: Cinius Publications
Wiener, E. L., Kanki, B. G., & Helmreich, R. L. (Eds.). (2010). Crew resource management. Academic Press.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment & Grading of In-Term Activities Number of Activities Degree of Contribution (%) Description
Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5

CONTRIBUTION OF THE COURSE UNIT TO THE PROGRAMME LEARNING OUTCOMES

KNOWLEDGE

Theoretical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Describe basic communication theories with the knowledge gained in public relations and publicity.
2
List the main features of communication in items.
3
Interpret the basic characteristics of communication and create a creative solution to ensure reconciliation in an existing communication problem.

KNOWLEDGE

Factual

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Use the basic information in the field of Public Relations and Publicity in interdisciplinary studies.
2
Evaluate the knowledge related to social and natural sciences and produce projects in professional life.
3
Tell the basic concepts of public relations and advertising in detail.

SKILLS

Cognitive

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Analyze and evaluate social events at national and international level in the light of current debates.
2
Use the leadership, communication and presentation skills in occupational events.

SKILLS

Practical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Follow the innovations in the field of communication and important written and oral communication tools related to the field.
2
Write press releases for the purpose of introducing the institution he/she works at or owns.
3
Create communication programs within the public relations and advertising campaign.

OCCUPATIONAL

Autonomy & Responsibility

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Use published domestic and foreign data sources related to public relations and advertising in the field of communication and communication area in his / her own works such as articles and projects.

OCCUPATIONAL

Learning to Learn

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Evaluate the planning processes of past communication programs, public relations and advertising practices.

OCCUPATIONAL

Communication & Social

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Use communication techniques in the right place, environment and time.

OCCUPATIONAL

Occupational and/or Vocational

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Plan communication programs in the awareness of ethical values in the professional work.

WORKLOAD & ECTS CREDITS OF THE COURSE UNIT

Workload for Learning & Teaching Activities

Type of the Learning Activites Learning Activities (# of week) Duration (hours, h) Workload (h)
Lecture & In-Class Activities 14 3 42
Preliminary & Further Study 13 2 26
Land Surveying 0 0 0
Group Work 0 0 0
Laboratory 0 0 0
Reading 0 0 0
Assignment (Homework) 0 0 0
Project Work 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Internship 0 0 0
Technical Visit 0 0 0
Web Based Learning 0 0 0
Implementation/Application/Practice 0 0 0
Practice at a workplace 0 0 0
Occupational Activity 0 0 0
Social Activity 0 0 0
Thesis Work 0 0 0
Field Study 0 0 0
Report Writing 0 0 0
Final Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Final Exam 2 15 30
Mid-Term Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Mid-Term Exam 2 13 26
Short Exam 0 0 0
Preparation for the Short Exam 0 0 0
TOTAL 33 0 126
Total Workload of the Course Unit 126
Workload (h) / 25.5 4,9
ECTS Credits allocated for the Course Unit 5,0