The Master of Aviation (Human Factors) program at Swinburne University of Technology investigates emerging aviation industry challenges and how established models can be used to create innovative solutions to aviation safety. You will learn to review aviation safety reporting, apply theoretical knowledge and reflect critically on professional aviation industry practices surrounding human factors in aviation accidents. Develop an outlook that will set you in good stead for leadership and mentoring roles, and demonstrate high-level responsibility and accountability.
On completion of the Master of Aviation (Human Factors) graduates will be able to:
- Demonstrate high-level advanced knowledge in professional aviation industry practice
- Identify and describe the complexity of issues and relationships in the aviation industry
- Apply established models to implement innovative solutions to a variety of industry scenarios, and take leadership and mentoring roles within operational teams
- Investigate contemporary and emerging aviation industry issues and challenges and to develop innovative strategies for implementation of effective management
- Apply theoretical knowledge and reflect critically on professional aviation industry practice
- Discuss and document research outcomes by applying appropriate research principles, sound methods and technical research skills
- Apply clear and coherent communication skills to justify propositions and professional decisions
- Demonstrate responsibility and accountability for all personal work outputs
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- Safety in Operational Teams
- Human Factors and Advanced Technology
- Aviation Industry Fundamentals
- Marketing in Aviation
- Airline Revenue Management and Pricing
- Aviation Research Methods and Statistics
- Leading High Performance Organisations
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- 18 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- A recognised Bachelor degree (minimum 3 years of full-time study) in a cognate discipline
- A recognised Bachelor (Honours) degree in any of the following disciplines: Aviation, Engineering, Business, Economics, Management, Law, Marketing, Science, Technology, Psychology or Social Science or Completion of the Graduate Certificate of Aviation or Graduate Diploma of Aviation
Satisfactory completion of one of the following:
- IELTS overall band of 6.5 (Academic Module) with no individual band below 6.0
- Swinburne’s English for Academic Purposes (EAP 5 Advanced level) with overall 70%, all skills 65%
- Or equivalent measures available
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International33680 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33680 AUD per year during 18 months.
National29200 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29200 AUD per year during 18 months.
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