Human Factors in Specialised Operations
Available in 2013
|WebLearn GradSchool||Trimester 2|
Previously offered in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
AVIA6140 is intended to facilitate students' understanding of the contribution of human factors in various specialisations within the aviation industry.
|Objectives||On successful completion of the course students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate a sound knowledge of advanced human factors concepts in various industry specialties.
2. Demonstrate the ability to collect and collate information and prepare an appropriate discussion paper.
3. Identify and locate information relevant to topic areas.
4. Participate in electronic communication.
5. Demonstrate ability to communicate ideas in written form.
6. Demonstrate ability to manage time effectively to complete tasks.
|Content||This course allows for the integration of advanced development of students' skills and knowledge in the area of human factors in the aviation domain. Specific content includes: critical review of human factors position papers, theoretical positions and research findings; and exploration of systemic models in aviation human factors. It encourages the development of additional knowledge in a specific topic area of human factors in the aviation domain specifically relevant to the work place of the student.|
|Assumed Knowledge||It is expected that most students will have a CPL, ATPL, LAME, or ATS licence, and/or experience in the aviation industry.|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
|Teaching Methods||Email Discussion Group
Self Directed Learning
|Contact Hours||Self Directed Learning: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Forums: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2013 Course Timetables for AVIA6140|