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AIRPORT MANAGEMENT AND EQUIPMENT PROGRAMME COURSE DESCRIPTION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
HIY215 AIRPORT MANAGEMENT AND EQUIPMENT 3 3 3 6

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 : Compulsory
Mode of Delivery of the Course Unit Face to face
Coordinator of the Course Unit Prof.Dr. OSMAN ERGÜVEN VATANDAŞ
Instructor(s) of the Course Unit Lecturer ZÜLAL GÜNAL

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 Preparation Organizational management structure and departmental information of airlines Presentation & Applied Team Play
2 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Management techniques with mission, vision and effective communication in airline management Presentation & Applied Team Work & Movie Screening
3 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Theories of Leadership Presentation & Applied Team Work & Photograph Analysis
4 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Description of Airline leading executive personality, leadership map and competence Presentation & Applied Team Test
5 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Basic airline types in Turkey and in the world Presentation & Examples on airline maps
6 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Queuing Theory and Simulation Models in Airlines Presentation & Applied Team Work
7 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Importance of Lean Maintenance concept in Airline Management Presentation & Applied Team Work
8 - MID-TERM EXAM -
9 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation PDCA (plan-do-check-act) Technique in Airline Management, Airline Video Equipment Systems Presentation & Applied Team Work
10 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Share point program in Airline Management - Dash Board System Presentation & Analysis on Dash Board Examples and Applied Team Work
11 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation 3. Daily Display of Airlines Presentation & Applied Team Work & Airline Trip within the bounds of possibility
12 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Management Techniques with Organizational Culture Concept Presentation & Applied Team Work
13 Thesis Analysis, Reading, Presentation Preparation Time and Conflict Management in Airline Presentation & Applied Team Work & Movie Screening
14 Presentation Airline Management and ve Equipment System Revision Question-Answer
15 Revision on the most important parts of all the subjects General Revision Before Final Exam Presentation
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 Müdürlüğü
Koçel, Tamer (2018): Isletme Yoneticiligi, Beta Press
TAV Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan, Execution’ MediaCat (Translator:Nadir Ozata)
Ian McDermott Wendy Jago, ‘Icsel Kocluk’ (Translator:Halil Tunalı)
Michio Kaku, ‘Gelecegin Fizigi’ Odtü Publication, 2011
Ursula Markham, ‘Içten Disa Degisim Teknikleri’, Meta Publication, 1995 (Translator: Dilek Yılmaz)
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
Mid-Term Exam 1 35
Homework Assessment 1 10
Practice 1 5
Final Exam 1 50
TOTAL 4 100
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
Explain the historical development process of Aviation Management.
4
2
Use computer programs related to Aviation Transportation.
1
3
Define basic concepts related with aviation management.
2

KNOWLEDGE

Factual

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Relate the information and facts in the field with other social sciences such as law, sociology, philosophy and history.
2
2
Classify the relationship between the basic functions of the business and the interactions between these functions.
2
3
Apply knowledge and skills related to his / her field by considering the legal aspect of occupational health and safety.
2
4
Explain the concepts of entrepreneurship and innovation with the field.
0

SKILLS

Cognitive

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Manage operational activities related to the airline.
3
2
Gain lifelong learning skills and use knowledge of the field in the business life with the awareness of social responsibility.
2

SKILLS

Practical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Prepare written agreements with relevant institutions in accordance with the legislation.
2
2
Perform the theoretical and practical knowledge related to the field with appropriate analytical methods and modeling techniques in business life.
1
3
Manage all phases from planning to implementation of aviation operations as a member of a team.
3
4
Cooperate with stakeholders related to air transport.
2
5
Develop the modern techniques and tools necessary for applications related to the field.
2

OCCUPATIONAL

Autonomy & Responsibility

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Execute a study in his/her field independently.
4
2
Decide as an individual or a team member to solve the problems encountered in applications related to the field.
2

OCCUPATIONAL

Learning to Learn

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Evaluate advanced knowledge and skills in his/her field with a critical approach.
2
2
Apply activities to improve his/her performance and his / her responsibility in line with the learning objectives by determining the learning needs.
1

OCCUPATIONAL

Communication & Social

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Communicate with people and institutions related to the field in writing and verbally.
2
2
Explain his/her thoughts on the issues related to the field and suggestions for solutions to the problems by the related departments by using supporting quantitative and qualitative data.
3
3
Organize projects and activities for the social environment with social responsibility consciousness and to be able to apply those.
4

OCCUPATIONAL

Occupational and/or Vocational

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Manage airports and terminal operations efficiently using aviation and business information.
5

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 14 3 42
Land Surveying 0 0 0
Group Work 0 0 0
Laboratory 0 0 0
Reading 0 0 0
Assignment (Homework) 2 20 40
Project Work 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Internship 0 0 0
Technical Visit 2 3 6
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 6 12
Mid-Term Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Mid-Term Exam 1 5 5
Short Exam 0 0 0
Preparation for the Short Exam 0 0 0
TOTAL 37 0 149
Total Workload of the Course Unit 149
Workload (h) / 25.5 5,8
ECTS Credits allocated for the Course Unit 6,0