Compulsory Departmental Courses

AVM101 - Introduction to Civil Aviation (3 + 0) 5

Civil aviation history, civil aviation concepts, civil aviation system, civil aviation organizations, roles and activities in civil aviation, general aviation operations, Turkish civil aviation authorities.

CMPE101 - Introduction to Computers and Programming (2 + 2) 3

Basics of information systems, computer software, computer hardware: CPU, memory units, and I/O devices, internet and networking, basic programming concepts, hands-on experience of application software and internet through laboratory sessions.

ENG101 - English For Academic Purposes I (4 + 0) 3.5

English language skills, especially academic skills, such as reading comprehension, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts; listening and note-taking, class discussions, presentations, writing, research assignments and use of technology.

ENG102 - English for Academic Purposes II (4 + 0) 3.5

Academic skills such as reading comprehension, class discussions, use of academic vocabulary and critical analysis of texts; research assignments and review of the English language structure; skills such as listening and note-taking, analysis of written products, writing, portfolio keeping, presentation and use of technology.

ENG201 - English for Academic Purposes III (3 + 0) 3

Advanced reading and writing skills, applying critical reading skills and strategies, identifying the organization of a reading text, main ideas of the texts, and the author?s main purpose, summarizing a given text, outlining and writing an argumentative essay.

ENG204 - Report Writing Skills (2 + 0) 3

Research-based report writing skills; types of reports and models, the choice of topics, formation of thesis statements, writing paraphrases and summaries, preparation of report outlines, evaluation of print and electronic sources, in-text and end-of-text citation, report presentation in oral and written format.

ENG301 - English for Occupational Purposes I (3 + 0) 3

Job-related communication skills;the functions such as describing relationships at work,discussing performance reviews and giving feedback,discussing plans and arrangements,using social media for professional communication,discussing on recruitment tests and job interviews,presenting a service or product,writing reviews on websites

ENG302 - English for Occupational Purposes II (3 + 0) 3

More detailed job-related communication skills;describing and organising meetings,developing communicational styles in various cultural settings,handling mistakes and apologizing,getting familiar with marketing styles and advertising,deciding how to adapt and market a product in different countries,

HIST111 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I (in English) (2 + 0) 2

French Revolution; structure and geopolitic positioning of Ottoman Empire, reasons of its decline; Westernization movements, First and Second Constitutional Monarchy declarations; Libya and Balkan wars; First World War; period before the War of Independence, congresses, National Pact, establishment of Turkish Grand National Assembly.

HIST112 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II (in English) (2 + 0) 2

War of Independence; Lausanne Treaty; declaration of the Republic; removal of sultanic rule and caliphate; Atatürk`s revolutions; establishment of national economy; Second World War, before and after; Turkish Republic after 1960.

HIST221 - History of Civilization (3 + 0) 3

A chronological order of the rise of civilizations from Sumer until the Scientific Revolution.

KRY111 - Career Planning (1 + 0) 1

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MATH151 - Calculus I (4 + 2) 7

Preliminaries, limits and continuity, differentiation, applications of derivatives, L`Hopital's Rule, integration, applications of integrals, integrals and transcendental functions, integration techniques and improper integrals, squences.

MATH152 - Calculus II (4 + 2) 7

Infinite series, vectors in the plane and polar coordinates, vectors and motions in space, multivariable functions and their derivatives, multiple integrals: double integrals, areas, double integrals in polar coordinates, triple integrals in rectangular, cylindrical and spherical coordinates, line integrals, Independence of path,Green's theorem.

PHYS101 - General Physics I (3 + 2) 6

Measurement, motion along a straight line, vectors, motion in two and three dimensions, force and motion I, force and motion II, kinetic energy and work, potential energy and conservation of energy, center of mass and linear momentum, rotation, rolling, torque, and angular momentum, equilibrium and elasticity.

PHYS102 - General Physics II (3 + 2) 6

Electric charge, electric fields, Gauss` law, electric potential, capacitance, current and resistance, circuits, magnetic fields, magnetic fields due to currents, induction and inductance.

PLT-AE2FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4FA4 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4SP5 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4SP6 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4SP7 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-GE4FA1-Girişimcilik Havuzu - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

PLT-GE4SP3 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

PLT-GE4SP4 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

PLT101 - Flight and Gorund Safety Management Systems (3 + 0) 3.5

General concept of flight and ground safety, main factors in flight and ground safety, main factors of incedent and accident, reasons of aircraft and ground incedents and accidents, SHEL model, analysis of incedents and accidents, human factors, environment factors, aircraft and maintenance factors, risk and risk management, flight safety training

PLT102 - PPL (A) Air Law Knowledge (010) (1 + 0) 2

History of Internatıonal Air and Space Law, agreements and rules; SHGM, JAA, EASA, FAA and ICAO rules.

PLT104 - PPL (A) Aircraft General Knowledge (020) (2 + 0) 2

Systems and sub-systems of the fix wing aircrafts.

PLT106 - PPL (A) Flight Performance & Planning (030) (2 + 0) 2

Performance characteristics of aircraft powerplants, take-off performance, climbing performance, cruise performance, descent and landing performance, flight maneouvers, airplane weights, importance of balance, mean aerodynamic chord, theory of weight and balance, effects on airplane performance of overload, effects on airplane performance loading

PLT108 - PPL (A) Human Performance (040) (1 + 0) 1

Effects of pressure, vision, hearing, flight sickness, flying and health, toxic hazards; central decision channel, stress, decision and decision taking.

PLT110 - PPL (A) Meteorology (050) (2 + 0) 2

Atmospheric pressure, temperature, wind, humidity; data collection and analysis, prediction procedures; risk factors (icing, turbulance, mountain wave, wind break, fog etc).

PLT112 - PPL (A) Navigation (060) (2 + 0) 2

Air navigation systems of aircraft such as ADF, VOR, ILS, MLS, INS, transponder, radar, etc.

PLT114 - PPL (A) Operational Procedures (070) (1 + 0) 1

General information about operating procedures.

PLT116 - PPL (A) Flight Principles (080) (2 + 0) 2

Basic aerodynamic definitions, subsonic aerodynamics, basics about airflow, continuity equation, Bernoulli?s equation, airspeeds, viscous flows, boundary layer, flow separation and drag, shape and scale effects on drag, airfoil sections, generation of lift, airfoil properties, wing geometry, airflow about finite wings, airflow about aircraft,

PLT118 - PPL (A) Communication (090) (1 + 0) 2

ATC conversation, numbers and phonetic alphabet, expressing special terms, definitions and shortenings, Q codes, message categories, emergency situation messages, meteorological messages, aviation information messages, VFR conversation patterns, position reports.

PLT120 - PPL (A) Flight Applications (0 + 9) 8.5

Checklist procedure, take-off, climb, cruise, cruise at different speeds and configurations, power settings, speed changes, turns, constant vario manoeuvres, radio communication techniques, trimming, usage of altitude indicator, power changes and effects, cross-check technique, instrument delays, climb-at-best rate of climb (VY), acceleration,

PLT201 - ATPL Air Law Knowledge (010) (4 + 0) 4

History of Internatıonal Air and Space Law, agreements and rules; SHGM, JAA, EASA, FAA and ICAO rules.

PLT203 - ATPL AGK-Airframe, Systems and Powerplant (021) (6 + 0) 4

Systems and sub-systems of the fix wing aircrafts.

PLT204 - ATPL Mass and Balance (031) (3 + 0) 3

Mass and balance definition; calculating the center of gravity (CG) before takeoff and during flight; mass, CG, reference point, moment and moment arm, fuel and CG moment calculation.

PLT205 - ATPL AGK-Flight Instruments (022) (3 + 0) 3

The instruments of performance, navigation, and flight control systems; analog and glass cockpits, auxiliary systems, failures of the systems and precautions.

PLT206 - ATPL Performance (032) (8 + 0) 3

Flying the aircraft safely and cost-effectively by calculating the performance values as take-off and landing distances, climb ratios, glide ratios, fuel consumptions in different load, altitude and air conditions (wind, temperature, atmospheric pressure).

PLT207 - Multi-Crew Coordination (3 + 0) 6

Human error, air safety, interpersonal communication, leadership, decision making.

PLT208 - ATPL Flight Planning and Monitoring (033) (4 + 0) 3

The point to point flight planning about fuel, time, altitude, alternate airfield, etc; following the flight plan during cruise; determining the deviation from the plan and making an alternate flight plan when necessary.

PLT210 - Night Flight Applications (1 + 1) 2

Flying after sunset by using related IR (Instrument Rating) procedures.

PLT212 - Pilot in Command Flight Applications I (1 + 4) 8

Flying from main airfield to another (at least 300 NM far from each other) and application of related navigation procedures.

PLT214 - Pilot in Command Flight Applications II (1 + 4) 8

Flying from main airfield to another (at least 300 NM far from each other) and application of related navigation procedures.

PLT301 - ATPL Human Performance (040) (4 + 0) 4

The circulatory system, oxygen andrespiration, hypoxia, hyperventilation, decompression, cabin pressurization, flying and diving, the nervous system, ear, hearing and balance, alcohol and flying, motion sickness, the eye and vision, flying and health, stress, stress factors, coping with stress, behaviour and motivation, situational awareness.

PLT303 - ATPL Meteorology (050) (6 + 0) 5

Atmospheric pressure, temperature, wind, humidity; data collection and analysis, prediction procedures; risk factors (icing, turbulance, mountain wave, wind break, fog etc).

PLT304 - Instrument Rating Applications (0 + 4) 7

Flight using related IR (Instrument Rating) procedures.

PLT305 - ATPL General Navigation (061) (6 + 0) 5

Air navigation systems of aircraft such as; ADF, VOR, ILS, MLS, INS, transponder, radar, etc.

PLT306 - CPL(A) Flight Applications (0 + 1) 5

Checklist procedure, take-off, climb, cruise, cruise at different speeds and configurations, power settings, speed changes, turns, constant vario manoeuvres, radio communication techniques, trimming, usage of altitude indicator, power changes and effects, cross-check technique, instrument delays, climb-at-best rate of climb (VY), acceleration, deceleration.

PLT307 - ATPL Radio Navigation (062) (7 + 0) 7

Air navigation with radio aids.

PLT308 - Multi-Engine Flight Applications (0 + 1) 5

Multi-engine flight practices.

PLT309 - ATPL Operational Procedures (070) (3 + 0) 2

Operating an air vehicle under the rules determined by an authority (such as a management, SHGM, JAR, EASA,FAA, and ICAO); procedures to be obeyed with the materials and equipment needed in the normal conditions, in low visibility, instrument and equipment conditions, communication hardware conditions, aircraft maintenance, avoiding noise, over ocean/poles, icing conditions, improper meteorological conditions, emergency conditions in carrying hazardous materials.

PLT310 - ATPL VFR Communications (091) (2 + 0) 0.5

The terms, codes, talks and approvals techniques, the isues to be repated all used in avaiation communication; communication procedures to be used in case of wireless malfunction and emergencies.

PLT311 - ATPL Principles of Flight (081) (3 + 0) 2

Principles underlying the practical flying training; theoretical and practical aspects of low and high speed flight, flying controls, lift augmentation, aeroplane stability and design, aerodynamic aspects of propellers; fundamental laws.

PLT312 - ATPL IRF Communications (092) (2 + 0) 0.5

The terms, codes, talks and approvals techniques, the isues to be repated all used in avaiation communication; communication procedures to be used in case of wireless malfunction and emergencies.

PLT313 - Communication (091-092) (3 + 0) 2

ATC conversation, numbers and phonetic alphabet, express special terms, definitions and shortenings, Q codes, message catagories, emergency situation messages, meteorologycal messages, aviation information messages, VFR conversation patterns, position reports, LFR communications and definitions, transmission technique, radiotelephony call signs

PLT399 - PPL Control (0 + 0) 6.5

Control of PPL flight check by General Directorate of Civil Aviation.

PLT402 - Airline Dispatch Operations (3 + 0) 5

Operational control, licensing and certification, legal responsibility, load planning, flight following.

PLT403 - Airline Flight Crew Techniques and Procedures (3 + 0) 5

Human error, air safety, interpersonal communication, leadership, decision making.

PLT404 - Crew Resource Management (3 + 0) 5

Effective communication in the cockpit, situational awareness, problem solving processes, stress management, cockpit management and leadership.

PLT499 - ATPL Control (0 + 0) 6.5

Control of ATPL flight check by General Directorate of Civil Aviation

TURK401 - Turkish Language I (2 + 0) 2

Languages and their classification; history of Turkish language, its spread over the world and its place among other languages; Turkish language in the republic era; orthography; expressions; foreign words, suffixes and prefixes; punctuation; language and verbalism.

TURK402 - Turkish Language II (2 + 0) 2

Written expression and its genres; bibliography; sentence structure and types; misexpression; verbal expressions.

Elective Courses

APM405 - Maintenace and Reliablity Management (3 + 0) 5

Basic navigational terms and principles, principles of magneti compasses, short-range NavaIds, long-range NavaIds, approach landing NavaIds, satellite navigation, surveillance systems, data transmission protocols.

APM409 - Helicopter Structures (3 + 0) 5

Theory of flight, rotary wing aerodynamics, flight control systems, blade tracking and vibration analysis, transmissions, airframe structures, equipment and furnishings, landing gear.

AVM305 - Aviation English (3 + 0) 5

International aviation terms, air transport and airport sectors, air cargo industry, airline alliances.

AVM416 - Customer Relationship Management (3 + 0) 5

Customer relationship management (CRM), the CRM value chain, information technology for CRM, customer portfolio analysis, customer intimacy, creating and managing customer networks, creating value for customers, managing the customer lifecycle (customer acquisition, customer retention and development).

AVM417 - Decision Analysis (3 + 0) 5

Decision making in uncertain environments; element of decision problems, structuring of decision problems, solving decision problems, sensitivity analysis, expert judgment, multi-criteria decision models.

AVM418 - Aviation Economics and Policy (3 + 0) 5

Strategic and economic structures models of airlines, the structure of demand in airlines, models of airline fees, capacity and cost management.

AVM419 - Transportation Politics (3 + 0) 5

Basic concepts related to transport and transport policy, transportation modes, transport policies in turkey and in the world.

AVM420 - Strategic Management in Airlines (3 + 0) 5

The basic concepts of strategic management, strategic management process, SWOT analysis in airlines, system approach in air transportation, airline companies and their strategic positioning, strategy development process in airlines, economic regulations related to air transport, network structure of airlines, environmental analysis of airlines, cos

AVM421 - Aviation Maintenance Management (3 + 0) 5

General concepts related to aircraft maintenance, technical regulations related to aircraft maintenance, classification of aircraft maintenance activities, forming aircraft maintenance activities, basic maintenance methods, basic maintenance program development, examination of the aircraft maintenance section in a typical airline, aircraft maintena

AVM422 - Service Systems Management (3 + 0) 5

Introduction to service management, building the service system, operating the service system, tools and techniques for managing service operations.

AVM423 - Revenue Management in Aviation (3 + 0) 5

Airline reservations and product distribution, passenger demand, pricing, booking class assignment, seat inventory control, scheduling and capacity management, revenue management organization.

AVM424 - Project Management (3 + 0) 5

Phases of project management, project functions (planning, staffing, scheduling, monitoring, and controlling), project management techniques (CPM, PERT, etc.), project management tools, cost control of projects, time/resource management, risk management.

AVM425 - Air Cargo Management (3 + 0) 5

The concept of air cargo, classification of air cargo companies involved in the market, evaluation of expectations for the future of air cargo market.

AVM426 - Management Information Systems (3 + 0) 5

Organizations, management and the networked enterprise, information technology infrastructure, key system applications for the digital age, building and managing systems.

AVM427 - Airport Master Planning (3 + 0) 5

Airport strategic planning, forecasting demand, terminal capacity management, airside capacity planning and management, passenger terminal design and capacity management, airport operations support and security systems, facilitation and security, passenger baggage systems.

AVM428 - Risk Management in Aviation (3 + 0) 5

Essential basics and limitations of aviation risk management, theoretical background of aviation risk management, practical implications of aviation risk management, implementation and optimization of aviation risk management.

AVM429 - Quality Management Systems (3 + 0) 5

Introduction to Quality, Lean Enterprise, Six Sigma, Statistical Process Control, Control Charts for Variables, Acceptance Sampling, Reliability, Management and Planning Tools, Experimental Design.

AVM430 - The Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air (3 + 0) 5

Basic definitions and classifications, limitations, packing, labelling and marking, responsibilities of shippers and operators, reporting and security.

PLT-AE3SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE3SP2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4FA2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4FA3 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-AE4SP2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

PLT-GE4FA1 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

PLT-GE4FA2 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

PLT-GE4SP1 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

PLT-GE4SP2 - Non-Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

PLT412 - ATPL Retake Course I (3 + 0) 6.5

All required ATPL theoretical subjects.

PLT414 - ATPL Retake Course II (3 + 0) 6.5

All required ATPL theoretical subjects.

PLT421 - Accident Investigation Analysis (3 + 0) 6.5

Basics of accident investigation, initiating the investigation, documenting the accident scene, conducting effective interviews, event analysis, cause analysis.