ECTS - - Aviation Management
Compulsory Departmental Courses
APM209 - Basics of Aircraft for Management (2 + 0) 3
Aircraft and engine classification, weight fractions, atmospheric model, wing loading, lift and drag coefficients, take-off distance, time and take-off velocity, landing distance, climbing angle and velocity, cruise flight conditions and the range of the aircraft, ceiling of aircraft, turbojet, turbofan, piston prop and turbo prop, aircraft company
AVM203 - Principles of Accounting for Civil Aviation (3 + 0) 6
Accounting concept, generally accepted accounting principles, accounting equation, accounting transaction, the accounts and recording process, balance sheet and income statement, all of the asset, equity, revenue and expense accounts transactions.
AVM206 - Logistics (3 + 0) 5
Definition of logistics and the concept of supply chain management; the functions of the logistics system; examples of logistics functions and production control, inventory, warehousing, transportation, materials handling, order processing, information handling, and procurement; the logistics system`s relationship to its environment, to other funct
AVM210 - Organizational Behavior for Civil Aviation (3 + 0) 6
Basic concepts of organizational behavior, personality and attitudes, perceptions, problem solving and learning, work motivation, techniques for increasing motivation, work stress and stress management, group dynamics and teamwork, leadership, conflict and negotiation, organizational culture, Job and organization design, organizational decision
AVM212 - Aviation Safety and Security (3 + 0) 5
System approach to aviation safety, factors that affect aviation safety, safety management system in aviation, risk assessment, risk management, quality control and assurance, airport terminal and flight line facilities, airport security areas, new developments affecting the security of the airport.
AVM307 - Human Resources Management for Civil Aviation (3 + 0) 4
Introduction to human resources management, strategic human resources management system and its functions, job analysis, HRM planning and recruiting, training and developing employees, performance management, managing careers, job evaluation, pay bonus and incentive systems.
AVM309 - Financial Management in Businness for Aviation Management (3 + 0) 6
Maximization of shareholder wealth, financial statement, cash flow, ratio analysis, the time value of money, stock valuation, bond valuation, capital budgeting, capital investment decisions, project analysis, break-even analysis, operating leverage.
AVM310 - Navigation Aids (3 + 0) 5
Radio waves, VDF ADF systems, VOR, DME, ILS, MLS, radar systems, GPWS, TCAS, GNSS (global positioning systems), FMS, R-NAV, CNS/ATM, navigation methods, map types, calculation of distance between two points, estimation and map reading directions on the map, the effect of the wind on the flight path and the various speeds used in aviation.
KRY111 - Career Planning (1 + 0) 1
Being a student at Atilim University, Student-centered programs at Atilim University, Faculty, Department presentations, Career Planning and Coop Program, Erasmus, CV writing types, Interview techniques, Effective Communication and presentation techniques, Intelligence and Personality
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.
ART269 - Entrepreneurial World of Contemporary Art (3 + 0) 4
The function and global organisation of contemporary art, which are considered as one of the most important investment tools in the world by international institutions, the socio-economic dimension of the events and the relationship between the world of art: collector, sponsor, and entrepreunership.
ART270 - Entrepreneurship Inspired by Nature: Interdisciplinary Approaches (3 + 0) 5
Biomicicry; the natural processes of sustaining life on earth and using it as a model for social and economic innovations; the integration among the components of ecosystems: living organisms; climate, and the chemical environment;opportunities for innovative entrepreneurship practices with interdisciplinary approaches; the 21st century skills and nature?s principles for innovative and creative entrepreneurship opportunities.
AVM431 - Air Terminal Management (3 + 0) 5
Human resources, management systems, airport legislation and structure, airport security applications, electric and electronic systems, mechanical systems, location design in airport, terminal organizational structure, passenger bridges operation, baggage handling system (BHS), IT systems, ground handling operations, food and beverage operations, D
AVM432 - Research Methods in Aviation Management (3 + 0) 5
Definition of scientific research, importance and role in an organization; properties of scientific research, scientific research process, identification of problem and hypothesis formulation, data types, research designs (exploratory research), research designs (descriptive research), research designs (causal research), measurement and scales, questionnaire design, sampling, data processing, descriptive data analysis, reporting.
AVM433 - Airline Passenger Services I (3 + 0) 5
Organizations at the airport and service relations, airport aircraft movement locations, airline and passenger responsibilities, passenger ticket and ticket types, control of travel documents, flight check-in procedures,baggage acceptance, rules regarding
AVM436 - Airline Ground Operations Services II (3 + 0) 5
Promotion of Airport Sections and Runway-Apron-Taxiway (PAT) area signs, vehicle usage rules in PAT sites, airplane parking environment, aircraft parking area, equipment serving aircraft and arrival and departure operations, foreign object damage (FOD) control, direction of aircrafts on the apron (marshalling) and issues to be considered, marshalling signs and their meaning, definition and
MAN328 - Financial Literacy and Legislation for Entrepreneurs (3 + 0) 5
Tax legislation, business law information and obligations related to legal legislation in start ups, different company and business types and selection principles, interpretation of financial statements (balance sheet, income statement, cash flow statement).
MAN414 - Entrepreneurship and Business Plan (3 + 0) 5
Fundamental concepts of entrepreneurship, personal characteristics of entrepreneurs, innovative thinking techniques and types, strategic management and planing, alternative ways of launching a business, business plan and fundamental elements of busines plan, techniques of preparing a business plan, from planning to practice, marketing, production
MAN437 - Entrepreneurship and Innovation Seminars (3 + 0) 5
Fundamental concepts of entrepreneurship, personal characteristics of entrepreneurs, innovative thinking techniques, barriers of innovation, internal and external factors of entrepreneurship, intrapreneurship, strategic management and planing, alternative ways of launching a business, business plan and fundamental elements of busines plan
Technical Elective Courses
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).
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
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.