University of Bedfordshire

Degree level: Undergraduate

Aviation and Airport Management

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Course summary

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

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:
H460
Institution code:
B22
Campus name:
Luton Campus
Campus code:
D

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We are happy to consider applicants with alternative qualifications and/or work experience. If you would like to check if your qualifications will be accepted please contact the Admissions Team.


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
48%
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 at University of Bedfordshire - UCAS