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AIRCRAFT FUELS AND SAFETY PROGRAMME COURSE DESCRIPTION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
GMY423 AIRCRAFT FUELS AND SAFETY 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 Assist.Prof.Dr. LOKMAN KANTAR
Instructor(s) of the Course Unit

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS

Objectives of the Course Unit: The aim of this course is to enable the students to learn the necessary information in order to ensure the flight, fuel saving and maintenance of the aircraft in accordance with the standards set by the manufacturer companies.
Contents of the Course Unit: Principles of Flight Management, General Service Principles, Minimal Operating Minimalities, Principles of Fuel Planning, Flight Operations Analysis, Loading Principles, Balance Calculations, Load & Trim Sheet Filling, Dispenser Authorities and Responsibilities, Basic Flight Operation Techniques, Aircraft Departure and Landing Performance Requirements, Flight Business Control and Authority Distribution, Departure and Navigation Restrictions, Flight Situation and Extraordinary Situations.

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

Define aircraft structural limits and terms.
Determine the appropriate load and passenger distribution for the aircraft as soon as possible.
Explain the limit information of the aircraft.

WEEKLY COURSE CONTENTS AND STUDY MATERIALS FOR PRELIMINARY & FURTHER STUDY

Week Preparatory Topics(Subjects) Method
1 Internet research Flight Business Principles Lecture, Question and Answer
2 Internet research General Service Principles Lecture, Question and Answer
3 Internet research Challenge Business Minimales Lecture, Question and Answer
4 Internet research Principles of Fuel Planning Lecture, Question and Answer
5 Internet research Flight Operations Analysis Lecture, Question and Answer
6 Internet research Installation Principles Lecture, Question and Answer
7 Internet research Making Balance Calculations Lecture, Question and Answer
8 - MID-TERM EXAM -
9 Internet research Load & Trim Sheet Filling Lecture, Question and Answer
10 Internet research Dispatcher powers and responsibilities Lecture, Question and Answer
11 Internet research Basic Flight Management Techniques Lecture, Question and Answer
12 Internet research Aircraft Departure and Landing Performance Requirements Lecture, Question and Answer
13 Internet research Flight Operation Control and Authority Distribution Lecture, Question and Answer
14 Internet research Departure and Navigation Restrictions Lecture, Question and Answer
15 Internet research Extraordinary situations in flight operation Lecture, Question and Answer
16 - FINAL EXAM -
17 - FINAL EXAM -

SOURCE MATERIALS & RECOMMENDED READING

TGS eğitim notları, THY manuelleri
Sweet, K. Aviation and Airport Security, 2008

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
Define basic concepts related with banking, insurance and finance.
0
2
Relates the theoretical and practical knowledge in the field to economics, business, law, statistics, accounting and marketing
0

KNOWLEDGE

Factual

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Relate banking and insurance applications to financial theories, mathematical and statistical methods.
0
2
Relate the information and facts in the field with other social sciences such as law, sociology, philosophy and history.
0

SKILLS

Cognitive

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Explain the planning and implementation process in banking and insurance transactions.
0
2
Provide solutions for the problems encountered in banking and insurance transactions.
0

SKILLS

Practical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Use theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of banking and insurance transactions.
0
2
By analyzing economic data accurately, manage savings and portfolio investments to minimize financial risks.
0

OCCUPATIONAL

Autonomy & Responsibility

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
He/She works as a leader or a team member in a teamwork from the planning of the banking transactions to the implementation and performs the task assigned to them within the team.
0

OCCUPATIONAL

Learning to Learn

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Gain the basic knowledge necessary for the planning process of banking and insurance activities and human resources performance management.
0
2
Use the computer programs related with field in banking and insurance transactions.
0

OCCUPATIONAL

Communication & Social

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Cooperate to bring innovative ideas to the stakeholders in the sector using banking insurance-related databases, information and communication technologies.
0
2
Research on scientific, sectoral developments and innovations related to the field with lifelong learning as a principle.
2

OCCUPATIONAL

Occupational and/or Vocational

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Analyze financial data related to his / her field.
0
2
Apply knowledge and skills related to his / her field by taking into account his legal, social and ethical responsibilities.
2

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 2 28
Preliminary & Further Study 11 2 22
Land Surveying 0 0 0
Group Work 0 0 0
Laboratory 5 5 25
Reading 10 3 30
Assignment (Homework) 1 20 20
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 3 20 60
Mid-Term Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Mid-Term Exam 3 15 45
Short Exam 0 0 0
Preparation for the Short Exam 0 0 0
TOTAL 49 0 232
Total Workload of the Course Unit 232
Workload (h) / 25.5 9,1
ECTS Credits allocated for the Course Unit 9,0