ECTS - Aviation Technical Terminology

Aviation Technical Terminology (APM211) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Aviation Technical Terminology APM211 3 0 0 3 4
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Demonstration, Discussion, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Instructor Mehmet ARGUN
Course Assistants
Course Objectives 1) To become familiar to basic Aviation terminology 2) To read, listen and express their ideas about the reading passages on Aviation 3) To use basic grammar actively to express themselves 4) To ask and answer questions 5) To express their ideas during class discussions 6) To make short presentations 7) To read articles about their subject and write review
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Ability to become familiar to basic Aviation terminology.
  • Ability to read, listen and express their ideas about reading passages on Aviation.
  • Ability to use basic grammar actively.
  • Ability to ask and answer questions.
  • Ability to express their ideas during class discussions.
  • Ability to make short presentations.
  • Ability to read articles about their subject and write review.
Course Content Aviation English about speaking and listening, radio communications, making telephone calls, incident reporting, communicating with team members, describing damage, troubleshooting problems, reading, writing, organising repairs, parts identification and ordering, using manuals, technical log entries, formal reports.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction to APM 211, orientation
2 Introduction to air communication
3 Introduction to air communication
4 Departure, climbing, and cruising
5 Departure, climbing, and cruising
6 Supplementary Material (Article review on Avionics)
7 Supplementary Material (Human Factors)
8 Midterm
9 En Route Events
10 En Route Events
11 Supplementary Material (Air Crash Investigations)
12 Supplementary Material (Air Crash Investigations)
13 Technology ( Data Link, Flight Control Systems)
14 Supplementary Material
15 Revision
16 Final Exam


Course Book 1. “English for Aviation for Pilots and air traffic controllers”,Sue ELLIS, Terence GERIGHTY, Oxford
2. “Aviation English” ,Henry EMERY, Andy ROBERTS, Macmillan

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 10
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 40
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 3 100
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 An ability to apply airframe and powerplant maintenance skills for the candidates to prepare for the EASA JAR 66 certification.
2 To learn the technical terms and concepts in order to communicate verbally and in writing about the maintenance procedures, reports and results.
3 An ability to apply of knowledge and skills in solving aircraft maintenance problems.
4 An ability to understand and apply fundamental sciences and forethoughts the facts and precautions (such as physics).
5 The knowledge of operating principles of aircraft, and fundamental principles of aircraft flight and maintenance.
6 A standard and widespread understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
7 Knowledge of the importance of the application of maintenance procedures correctly.
8 Knowledge of personal safety.
9 An ability to perform inspection techniques.

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours)
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury
Total Workload 0