CL06 Associate Degree of Aviation

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete the core structure
  2. Complete 1 major

Core Structure

Number of units: 8 Total credit points: 48

You will begin your study in the Associate Degree of Aviation about the basics of the aviation industry and professional practice.

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AVAT11013 Introduction to Aviation
AVAT11005 Flight Fundamentals
BUSN11016 Introduction to Study and Professional Practice
AVAT11010 Safety of Airline and Airport Operations
AVAT11012 Aviation Practice
AVAT11008 Air Transportation
AVAT11009 Principles and Practice of Aviation Law and Policy
AVAT12018 Air Freight Transportation

Airline and Airport Operations Major

Number of units: 8 Total credit points: 48

Airline and Airport Operations major is available to International students at the Cairns campus.

You will complete your journey to becoming an aviation professional by completing the following units.

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
ECON11026 Principles of Economics
ACCT11059 Accounting, Learning and Online Communication
AVAT12017 Aviation Marketing
AVAT12022 Airport Management
AVAT12015 Aviation Economics
AVAT12016 Airline Finance Analysis
AVAT12020 Airline Resource Management
SOCL19069 Social Research Methods

Flight Operations Major

Number of units: 7 Total credit points: 48

After successfully completing Term 1 of Year 1 you will be interviewed to determine your suitability to apply for the Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Flight Operations). 

You will complete your journey to becoming an aviation professional by completing the following units.

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
AVAT11006 Aviation Law
AVAT12006 Aerodynamics (Commercial Pilot Licence)
AVAT12008 Meteorology (Commercial Pilot Licence)
AVAT12009 Navigation (Commercial Pilot Licence)
AVAT12011 Aviation Human Factors (Commercial Pilot Licence)
AVAT12010 Flight Planning, Performance and Loading (Commercial Pilot Licence)
SOCL19069 Social Research Methods