The Master of Aviation (Human Factors) program at Swinburne University of Technology forms the final stage in a three-stage nested suite of programs consisting of:Graduate Certificate of Aviation (Human Factors) (GC-AVHF)Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Human Factors) (GD-AVHF)Master of Aviation (Human Factors) (MA-AVHF) The Master of Aviation (Human Factors) qualifies graduates to undertake leadership developmental roles in aviation human factors. The course provides students with the advanced knowledge necessary to design, implement and manage human factors programs within the aviation industry and how to develop innovative effective management of contemporary and emerging aviation human factors issues and challenges.
The course, primarily, will meet the needs of personnel currently involved in the aviation industry who wish to upgrade their skills at tertiary level in the advanced area of human factors. In addition, the course has application for personnel in other technologically based industries including rail, shipping, medical, heavy industry, the chemical industry and energy production.
On completion of the Master of Aviation (Human Factors) graduates will be able to:
1. demonstrate high-level advanced knowledge in professional aviation human factors practice
2. identify and describe the complexity of human performance issues in the aviation industry
3. design, implement and manage human factors training programs and take leadership, and mentoring roles within operational safety teams
4. describe contemporary and emerging aviation human factors issues and challenges and to developinnovative strategies for implementation
5. critically reflect on professional aviation human factors practice
6. plan and deliver an integrated capstone research experience (project) using technical knowledge andresearch skills
7. apply clear and coherent communication skills to justify propositions and professional decisions
8. demonstrate responsibility and accountability for all personal work outputs.
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- Safety in Operational Teams
- Introduction to Human Factors
- Organisational Change in Aviation
- Advanced Human Factors
- Introduction to Air Transportation
- Capstone Research Experience
- Research Design and Methodology
- 18 months
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DisciplinesAerospace Engineering View 5 other Masters in Aerospace Engineering in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS Provider Code 00111D
- Online and distance education courses are only available to international students who are studying in a country other than Australia.
International30960 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 30960 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
National27600 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 27600 AUD per year and a duration of 18 months.
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