Middlesbrough College has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
The airport and airline sector has witnessed unprecedented growth during the last decade and the number of passengers passing through UK airports is set to increase from 229 million in 2015 to 450 million by 2030, according to the Department for Transport. This huge growth means that graduates with skills in aviation operations are highly sought after. The Fd Airport and Airline Management has been specifically developed in partnership with Swissport, the aviation ground handling specialist. It will broaden your knowledge and understanding of contemporary issues within this exciting sector, with specific reference to airport ground handling, customer service and managing people. You will have the opportunity to experience and engage in an array of roles, primarily landside positions but also taking in airside operations, and acquire the skills to progress into airport and airline management and airport administration.
Modules offered may vary. Year 1 core modules include: Airline Marketing and Social Media Customer Service in the Airline and Airport Sector Financial Decision Making Ground Handling Management Industry Environment and Self Analysis Managing and Developing Talent for Airlines and Airports Year 2 core modules include: Airline and Airport Issues Commercial challenges for Airlines and Airports E-Business for Airlines Industry Project Terminal Management and Passenger Behaviour
You are assessed through a variety of assessment methods to enhance the experience as well as develop key transferable skills. The assessment is designed to provide you with an opportunity to demonstrate your ability to meet the learning outcomes of the programme.
Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||48 points||This can be from a range of appropriate Level 3 qualifications. Please contact the College if you have any queries.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||PPP|
|Access to HE Diploma||Successful completion of the Level 3 Access to HE Diploma.|
|Scottish Higher||Please contact the College if you are studying these qualifications.|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6300||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£6300||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Clearing contact details
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