Undergraduate Program Course List

Compulsory Departmental Courses

Technical Elective Courses

Non-Technical Elective Courses

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments



Compulsory Departmental Courses

APM 209 - Basics of Aircraft for Management

AVM101 - Introduction to Civil Aviation
Aviation History, Aviation System and its Elements, Definition of Aircraft, Aviation Alphabet, ICAO and IATA, Airport: Definition and Facilities, General Characteristics of Airlines, Types of Airlines, Flag/Low Cost/Regional Carriers, Civil Aviation Concept and System, Civil Aviation Organizations, Roles and Activities in Civil Aviation, General Aviation Operations, Air Navigation Services, Ground Services, International Civil Aviation Agreement, Other International Civil Aviation Organizations; ECAC, IATA, Euro Control, JAA, EASA, Turkish Civil Aviation: GDCA, Rules and Regulations, Turkish Civil Aviation: Airports, Air carriers, and Aviation Companies

AVM102 - Air Transportation
Air Transportation Industry, Air Transportation Associations, Air Transportation Regulations, Airline Passenger Marketing, Airline Pricing, Air Cargo, Fleet Planning, Airline Labor Relations

AVM201 - Airport and Airport Equipment
Airports, Airport Systems, The Components of Airport, Airport Organization, Operational and Financial Management of Airport, Airport Public Administration

AVM202 - Airline Management
Airline Planning Process, Airline Economics, Airline Operating Costs and Productivity, Airline Scheduling, Airline Fleet Assignment, Airline Revenue Management, Airline Pricing Structures and Strategies

AVM204 - Aviation Safety
System Approach to Aviation Safety, Factors that Affect Aviation Safety. Safety Management System in Aviation, Risk Assessment, Risk Management, Quality Control and Assurance

AVM206 - Logistics
Definition of logistics and the concept of supply chain management. The functions of the logistics systems. Examples of logistics functions are production control, inventory, warehousing, transportation, materials handling, order processing, information handling, and procurement. The logistics system\'s relationship to its environment, to other functions in the company, to other companies, and to the society as a whole

AVM301 - Air Traffic Rules and Services

AVM302 - Aviation Security
Airport terminal and flight line facilities, Airport security areas, New developments affecting the security of the airport. Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM303 - Airline and Airport Marketing

AVM304 - Aviation Legislation
Introduction to air law, International agreements, Turkish civil aviation legislation, The responsibility of air carriers. Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM305 - Aviation English

AVM306 - Quantitative Methods for Management
Modeling, Spreadsheet Modeling, Optimization, Linear Programming, Integer Programming, Network Models, Transportation Models, Inventory Models, Queuing Models, Forecasting, Multi-objective Decision Making. Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM307 - Human Resources Management
Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM308 - Meteorology
Layer of the atmosphere, Temperature, Heat, Humidity, Pressure and density, Classification of clouds, Icing, Thunderstorm and turbulence concepts.Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM310 - Navigation Aids
General concepts related to radio waves, Explanation of navigation aids, Navigation methods.Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM399 - Summer Practice - 1
Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM401 - Operations Management
General concepts related to radio waves, Explanation of navigation aids, Navigation methods.Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM402 - Dangerous Goods
Basic concepts involving dangerous materials, The classification of dangerous materials, Emergency information. Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM403 - Ramp Handling
Load on aircraft weight and balance, The importance of balance, Means for preparing the load and balance form. Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM404 - Airline Fleet Planning and Scheduling
Airline Economics, Airline Demand Analysis, Airline Fleet Planning, Airline Fleet Scheduling, Airline Fleet Assignment, Airline Flight Operations, Aircraft Performance Knowledge and its Impact, Aircraft Product Differentiation. Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM405 - Passenger Services
Passenger services, Aviation terminology, Flight details, Ticketing, Check-in types. Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM406 - Civil Aviation Practices (Term Project)
Academic research planning stages, Classification of the data obtained, Academic writing rules.Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

AVM499 - Summer Practice -2
Ground Handling Services, Airline Operations, Airport Terminal Services, Airport Operations. Details are given Weekly Course Outline.

MGMT 301 - Marketing Management I
This course includes the concepts to be considered prior to and through decision making process of marketing.

MGMT 319 - Financial Management I
Cash flow, ratio analysis, the time value of money, stock and bond valuation, capital budgeting, project analysis, operating leverage

MGMT 401 - Managerial Accounting
The theory and technique of cost determination under the job casting and process costing methods of cost finding, budgeting, cost-volume-profit analysis, analysis of financial statements, cost allocations, basic of accounting concepts.

ORY 400 - Participation in Social and Cultural Activities
Students must attend at least one social/cultural activity in each semester or at least two activities in each academic year. The activities are announced on the webpage of the departments. The students get an attendance certificate for the participation of each activity. To get a passing grade from this course, students should submit these certificates to their advisors.

Technical Elective Courses

- Technical Elective

AVM416 - Customer Relationship Management
Customer Relationship Management (CRM), The CRM Value Chain, Information Technology for CRM, Customer Portfolio Analysis, Customer Intimacy, Creating and Managing Customer Networks, Creating Value for Customers, Managing the Customer Lifecycle (Customer Acquisition, Customer Retention and Development)

AVM417 - Decision Analysis
Decision making in uncertain environments. Element of Decision Problems, Structuring of Decision Problems, Solving Decision Problems, Sensitivity Analysis, Expert Judgment, Multi-criteria Decision Models

AVM418 - Aviation Economics and Policy
Strategic and economic structures models of airlines, the structure of demand in airlines, Models of airline fees, Capacity and cost management.

AVM419 - Transportation Politics
Basic concepts related to transport and transport policy, transportation modes, transport policies in turkey and in the world.

AVM420 - Strategic Management in Airlines
The basic concepts of strategic management, strategic management process, SWOT analysis in airlines, system approach in air transportation, airline companies and their strategic positioning, strategy development process in airlines, economic regulations related to air transport, network structure of airlines, environmental analysis of airlines, cost structure of airlines, the concept of global airlines, airline alliances.

AVM421 - Aviation Maintenance Management
General concepts related to aircraft maintenance, technical regulations related to aircraft maintenance, classification of aircraft maintenance activities, forming aircraft maintenance activities, basic maintenance methods, basic maintenance program development, examination of the aircraft maintenance section in a typical airline, aircraft maintenance costs.

AVM422 - Service Systems Management
Introduction to Service Management, Building the Service System, Operating the Service System, Tools and Techniques for Managing Service Operations

AVM423 - Revenue Management in Aviation
Airline Reservations and Product Distribution, Passenger Demand, Pricing, Booking Class Assignment, Seat Inventory Control, Scheduling and Capacity Management, Revenue Management Organization.

AVM424 - Project Management
Phases of Project Management, Project Functions (Planning, Staffing, Scheduling, Monitoring, and Controlling), Project Management Techniques (CPM, PERT, etc.), Project Management Tools, Cost Control of Projects, Time/Resource Management, Risk Management.

AVM425 - Air Cargo Management
The concept of air cargo, Classification of air cargo companies involved in the market, Evaluation of expectations for the future of air cargo market.

AVM426 - Management Information Systems
Organizations, Management and the Networked Enterprise, Information Technology Infrastructure, Key System Applications for the Digital Age, Building and Managing Systems

AVM427 - Airport Master Planning
Airport strategic planning, forecasting demand, terminal capacity management, airside capacity planning and management, passenger terminal design and capacity management, airport operations support and security systems, facilitation and security, passenger baggage systems.

AVM428 - Risk Management in Aviation
Essential Basics and Limitations of Aviation Risk Management, Theoretical Background of Aviation Risk Management, Practical Implications of Aviation Risk Management, Implementation and Optimization of Aviation Risk Management

AVM429 - Quality Management Systems
Introduction to Quality, Lean Enterprise, Six Sigma, Statistical Process Control, Control Charts for Variables, Acceptance Sampling, Reliability, Management and Planning Tools, Experimental Design

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

COMPE 103 - Introduction to Computers
Fundamentals of information systems, system and application software. Input, processing, storage, output and communication. Exploring the windows environment. Networking and communication. Internet applications. Use of applications software: word processing, and creating presentations, integrating and sharing information between applications.

COMPE 104 - Computers and Information Systems (Online)
Introduction to spreadsheets: creating, and formatting a worksheet. Formulas and functions. Graphs and charts. “What-if” analysis. Overview of database and database management systems. Relational database model. Database objects; tables, queries, forms, and reports. Storing, sorting, and updating information. Querying database tables. Integrating and sharing information between applications.

ECON 101 - Introduction to Economics I
Focuses on development of basic theory of demand, supply, and market price. Explores applications to selected microeconomic problems, such as basic monopoly and competition, and other issues that relate to the role of the pricing system in resource allocation and income distribution.

ECON 102 - Introduction To Economics II
The course focuses on the flow of national income, economic growth, and fluctuation, the role of money and banking, and monetary and fiscal policies. Emphasizes the development of conceptual tools to analyze the economic problems facing modern society.

ENG101 - English for Academic Purposes I
ENG101 consists of academic skills, such as reading comprehension, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. In this frame, listening and note-taking, class discussions, presentations, writing, research assignments and use of technology are some of the important activities.

ENG102 - English for Academic Purposes II
ENG102 elaborates on academic skills such as reading comprehension, listening, class discussions about the topic of the unit, vocabulary building and critical analysis of texts. It also includes research assignments and response paper and graph writing. Skills like listening and note-taking, analysis of written products, portfolio keeping and use of technology are elaborated in this course, as well.

ENG201 - English for Academic Purposes III
The course consists of mainly advanced reading and writing skills, applying critical reading skills and strategies, identifying the organization of a reading text, main ideas of the texts, and the author’s main purpose, summarizing a given text, outlining and writing an argumentative essay. Some parts of the input are in flipped learning mode.

ENG202 - English for Academic Purposes IV
In this course, students are trained to prepare and write research reports and deliver effective oral/written informative and persuasive presentations. It includes gathering information, organizing data, outlining, using appropriate techniques in presentation & delivering for a maximum impact, using visual aids and citation effectively. Flipped learning is utilized when necessary.

HIST 101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I
The decline of the Ottoman Empire and the developments leading to the Turkish Revolution.

HIST 102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II
Foundation of the Turkish Republic and principles of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

MATH101 - Introduction to Calculus
Course Description : Basic algebra, Graphs, Functions and Their Graphs, Equations and Inequalities, Polynomials and Rational Functions, Exponential and Logarithmic Functions, System of Equations, Matrices, Determinants.

MATH102 - Calculus for Management and Economics Students
Limits and Continuity, Derivative, Applications of Derivative, Integration, Applications of Integral, Functions of Several Variables, Partial Derivatives, Extrema of Functions of Several Variables. ●Prerequisite:Math101

MGMT 111 - Introduction to Business I
Fundamentals of business, global business, small business, forms of business, functions of business, namely, management and organization, and information technology.

MGMT 112 - Introduction to Business II
This course covers topics such as organization, teamwork, technology and information management, production, operations management, human resources, marketing, accounting and finance.

MGMT 203 - Principles of Accounting I
Accounting concept, generally accepted accounting principles, accounting equation, accounting transaction, the accounts and recording process, balance sheet and income statement, all of the asset, equity, revenue and expense accounts transactions.

MGMT 204 - Principles of Accounting II
Determination of quantity and value of all the assets and liabilities, month/year end transactions, trial balance, incorrect entries, detailed financial statements.

MGMT 206 - Organizational Behaviour
This module considers a range of theories, tools and techniques which will help students to understand and manage the people within their organizations.

MGMT 213 - Organization Theory
Fundamental concepts of organization structure and design. The evolution of organization theory, organizational effectiveness, organizational structure and environment.

STAT201 - Introduction to Probability and Statistics -I
Basic Definitions, Tables and Graphs, Central Tendency Measures, Central Dispersion Measures, Probability Concept, Conditional Probability, Bayesian Approach, Random Variables, Expected Value, Binomial and Normal Distributions.

TURK 101 - Turkish Language I
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts.

TURK 102 - Turkish Language II
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts