ECTS - Applied Airframe Maintenance

Applied Airframe Maintenance (APM401) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Applied Airframe Maintenance APM401 1 5 0 3 7
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Experiment, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Erk İnger
Course Assistants
Course Objectives
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • The skills of understanding, explaining and using the fundamental concepts of maintenance and airframe maintenance
  • To develop students’ basic knowledge of the tools used in airframe maintenance
  • To develop student’s skills of airframe maintenance
  • To give students the more insight of airframe maintenance
Course Content Data buses in aircraft systems, components of a data bus and their function, common data bus standards, data bus protocols, avionics computers, aircraft data storage systems, issues surrounding aircraft software and its control, principles of displays used on modern aircraft, fibre optic principles and their application in aircraft.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Fuselage
2 Fuselage
3 Wings
4 Wings
5 Stabilisers
6 Nacelles/Pylons
7 Equipment and Furnishing
8 Fuel Storage
9 Hydraulic Systems
10 Hydraulic Systems
11 Landing Gear
12 Landing Gear
13 Pneumatic Systems
14 Pneumatic Systems


Course Book 1. Total Training Support Module 11

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury - -
Final Exam/Final Jury - -
Toplam 0 0
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
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