University of Bedfordshire

Degree level: Undergraduate

Aviation and Airport Management with Foundation Year

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Course summary

A Degree with a Foundation Year gives you guaranteed entry to an Undergraduate course. Whether you’re returning to learning and require additional help and support to up-skill, or if you didn’t quite meet the grades to pursue an Undergraduate course, our Degrees with Foundation Year provide a fantastic entry route for you to work towards a degree level qualification. With our guidance and support you’ll get up to speed within one year, and will be ready to seamlessly progress on to undergraduate study at Bedfordshire. The Foundation Year provides an opportunity to build up your academic writing skills and numeracy, and will also cover a range of subject specific content to fully prepare you for entry to an Undergraduate degree. This is an integrated four-year degree, with the foundation year as a key part of the course. You will need to successfully complete the Foundation Year to progress on to the first year of your bachelor’s degree. Why study a degree with a Foundation Year?

  • Broad-based yet enough depth to give you credible vocational skills
  • Coverage of a variety of areas typically delivered by an expert in this area
  • Gain an understanding of a subject before choosing which route you wish to specialise in
  • Great introduction to further study, and guaranteed progression on to one of our Undergraduate degrees
  • The degrees offering a Foundation Year provide excellent preparation for your future studies.
During your Foundation Year you will get the opportunity to talk to tutors about your degree study and future career aspirations, and receive guidance on the most appropriate Undergraduate course to help you achieve this; providing you meet the entry requirements and pass the Foundation Year.

Course details

Modules

  • Business Practice Explored (BSS005-1) Compulsory
  • Managing People In The Airline And Airport Industries (TAL036-1) Compulsory
  • Structure And Development Of The Air Transport Industry (TAL035-1) Compulsory
  • Using Data To Build Business Practice (BSS004-1) Compulsory
  • Airline Revenue Management (TAL052-2) Compulsory
  • Global Airline & Cargo Operations Management (TAL051-2) Compulsory
  • Global Airline, Airport And Cargo Operations Management (TAL053-2) Compulsory
  • Marketing Communications In The Digital Age (MAR021-2) Compulsory
  • Marketing For The Air Transport Industry (TAL054-2) Compulsory
  • Operations And Project Management (BSS027-2) Compulsory
  • Strategic Airport Planning & Development (TAL050-2) Compulsory
  • Strategic Airport Planning & Development (TAL055-2) Compulsory
  • Aviation Law (LAW006-3) Compulsory
  • Crisis Management And Communication (MAR026-3) Compulsory
  • Critical Issues For Airlines And Airports (TAL039-3) Compulsory
  • Managing Safety & Security For Aviation (TAL038-3) Compulsory
  • Managing Safety And Security For Air Transport (TAL040-3) Compulsory
  • PR Ethics And Csr (MAR015-3) Compulsory
  • Preparation For Specialist Research Project (MAR029-3) Compulsory
  • Research Methods (TAL034-3) Compulsory
  • Research Project (TAL035-3) Compulsory
  • Specialist Research Project (MAR030-3) Compulsory
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Assessment method

Assessment incorporates the testing of presentation skills and communication, analysis and problem solving, effectively managing different viewpoints, in addition to subject knowledge breadth and depth. Assessment types include: presentations, report writing, exams, portfolios and research projects. These skills aforementioned are embedded in all their assessments to allow students to develop their employability skills from Level 4 to Level 6.


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
K4FY
Institution code:
B22
Campus name:
Luton Campus
Campus code:
D

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Applicants with other qualifications and/or work experience will be considered. If you would like to check that your qualifications will be accepted please contact the university.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
58%
Student satisfaction
70%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
75%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £9250 Year 1
International £13200 Year 1

Additional fee information

For the most up to date information please check our website: www.beds.ac.uk/fees
Aviation and Airport Management with Foundation Year at University of Bedfordshire - UCAS