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AIRPORT MANAGEMENT AND PLANT PROGRAMME COURSE DESCRIPTION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
HYM317 AIRPORT MANAGEMENT AND PLANT 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 educate the manager candidates who can provide professional service in the airline industry, have a good command of the airline management and equipment functions, can organize and manage a team with a professional point of view, communicate effectively, and use management tactics and strategies with analytical thinking in line with technological developments in accordance with corporate culture.
Contents of the Course Unit: The contents of the course include the subjects such as Airline organizational management and departmental information, Leadership theories, time and conflict management in airline.

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

Define the organizational management structure and departmental information of the airline.
Explain mission, vision and effective communication and perception management techniques in airline management.
Explain the theories of leadership.
Explain airline leading executive personality description, the leadership map and competencies.
Define queuing theory and simulation models in airline.

WEEKLY COURSE CONTENTS AND STUDY MATERIALS FOR PRELIMINARY & FURTHER STUDY

Week Preparatory Topics(Subjects) Method
1 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Airline organizational management and departmental information Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
2 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Mission, vision in Airline management and effective communication management techniques Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
3 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Leadership theories Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
4 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Defining airline leader manager personality, leadership maps and competencies Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
5 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Main airport types in Turkey and the world Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
6 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Queuing theory in Airlines and simulation models Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
7 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Importance of simple maintenance in Airline management Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
8 - MID-TERM EXAM -
9 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Puko technique in Airline management, Airline image equipment system Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
10 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Share point program in Airline management - dash board system Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
11 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation 3rd Airport current overview Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
12 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Management techniques over organizational culture concept Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
13 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Time and conflict management in Airline Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
14 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Airline management and equipment system revision Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
15 Thesis analysis, reading, presentation Airline management and equipment system revision Presentation and applied teamwork, film screening
16 - FINAL EXAM -
17 - FINAL EXAM -

SOURCE MATERIALS & RECOMMENDED READING

DHMI : ‘Yonetim Sistemleri Egitim Kitabi’ (2018) : Havacilik Egitim Dairesi Baskanligi Isletme Egitim Planlama ve Uygulama Mudurlugu
Kocel, Tamer (2018) : Isletme Yoneticiligi, Beta Publications
TAV Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan, Execution’ MediaCat (Trns: Nadir Ozata)
Ian McDermott Wendy Jago, ‘Icsel Kocluk’ (Trns:Halil Tunali)
Michio Kaku, ‘Geleceğin Fizigi’ Odtu Publications, 2011
Ursula Markham, ‘Icten Disa Degisim Teknikleri’, Meta Publications, 1995 (Trns: Dilek Yilmaz)
https://flightsafety.org/, Eylul 2018
https://www.sgs.com/en/transportation/aerospace-and-aviation/aviation-management-and-flight-operations-services, Eylul 2018

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