ECTS - Aviation Maintenance Management

Aviation Maintenance Management (AVM421) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Aviation Maintenance Management AVM421 3 0 0 3 5
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, Discussion, Question and Answer, Observation Case Study, Field Trip.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The explanation of basic concepts of related to aircraft maintenance activities, Aircraft maintenance activities and the establishment of safety relations.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Students can be explain the basic concepts related to aircraft maintenance and operations, and can be identify aircraft maintenance
  • Students aircraft maintenance activities and discuss safety by establishing relationships.
  • Students can be explain administrative functions relating to an aircraft maintenance organization
  • Students will be able to explain aircraft maintenance costs and the factors affecting them.
Course Content 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

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 General concepts related to aircraft maintenance
2 General concepts related to aircraft maintenance
3 Technical regulations related to aircraft maintenance
4 Classification of aircraft maintenance activities
5 Forming aircraft maintenance activities
6 Basic maintenance methods
7 Basic maintenance methods
8 Basic maintenance program development
9 Mid-Term Exam
10 Examination of the aircraft maintenance section in a typical airline
11 Examination of the aircraft maintenance section in a typical airline
12 Aircraft maintenance costs
13 Aircraft maintenance costs
14 Aircraft maintenance costs
15 Aircraft maintenance costs
16 Final Exam


Course Book 1. Harry Kinnison, Aviation Maintenance Management, Second Edition, Mc-Graw Hill, 2012.
Other Sources 2. C. H. Friend, Aircraft Maintenance Management, Longman, 1992.

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 1 20
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 50
Toplam 3 100
Percentage of Semester Work 50
Percentage of Final Work 50
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) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 14 2 28
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments 1 10 10
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 15 15
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 20 20
Total Workload 121