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Course summary

The global aviation industry is expanding rapidly and our close proximity to London Luton Airport – the UK’s fastest-growing major airport - means you can enjoy a truly hands-on approach to learning. Using the latest interactive teaching technologies, this course equips you with the knowledge and experience you need to establish your career in this field, covering a range of business, leadership and specialist areas including aviation law; business planning and entrepreneurship; crisis management and communication; and aviation safety and security. With our campus close to London Luton Airport, you have plenty of opportunities to take up work placements with airlines and related organisations, placing you in an ideal position to get real-life experience, build your CV and make contacts for the future. Why choose this course?

  • Expand your knowledge of the global airline and airport industry with a highly committed and motivating team of teaching experts
  • Learn in small and engaging teaching environments using up-to-the-minute interactive technologies
  • Benefit from a course that uses a hands-on, practical approach, including the use of strategic airline simulation
  • Develop a range of specialist and transferable management skills which are valued by employers and which prepare you for a graduate career in the aviation and airport industries
  • If you wish to step up to higher education, you can take advantage of our Foundation Year, which gives you guaranteed entry to the Undergraduate course

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

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2023.

If you already have a 2023 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

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
No data
Student satisfaction
85%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For information on the 2023 fees please refer to our website, https://www.beds.ac.uk/howtoapply/money/fees/
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