Undergraduate Program Course List

Compulsory Departmental Courses

Elective Courses

Technical Elective Courses

Non-Technical Elective Courses

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

Compulsory Departmental Courses

APM209 - Basics of Aircraft for Management
Aircraft Classification ,Engine Classification, Weight Fractions, Wing loading, lift, drag force, Drag coefficients, drag polar and lift force, Maneuvering, Load Factor, Turning Rate, Turning Radius of Aircraft, Turbojet Engines ,Turbofan Engines, Piston Prop and Turbo Prop Engine

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

AVM103 - Introduction to Businness for Aviation Management
Fundamentals of business, global business, small business, forms of business, functions of business, functions and skills of management, organization teamwork and communication, information technology.

AVM104 - Introduction to Management for Civil Aviation
Management and organization, teamwork, technology and information management, production, operations management, human resources management, marketing, accounting and finance.

AVM105 - Introduction to Economics I for Aviation Management
Economics and economic reasoning, demand, supply, market price, selected microeconomic problems, monopoly and competition, oligopoly, resource allocation, role of the pricing system in income distribution.

AVM106 - Introduction to Economics II for Aviation Management
Macro eceonomic concepts such as national income, economic growth, and inflation, the role of money and banking, monetary and fiscal policies, conceptual tools to analyze the economic problems facing modern society.

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

AVM203 - Principles of Accounting for Civil Aviation
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.

AVM205 - Ramp Handling and Passenger Services
Load on aircraft weight and balance, the importance of balance, means for preparing the load and balance form, passenger services, aviation terminology, flight details, ticketing, check-in types

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

AVM207 - Flight Operations
Principles of aircraft weight and balance, basic aerodynamics of aircraft, load and trim sheet, communication and messages, NOTAM, slot management, flight plan.

AVM208 - Meteorology
Layer of the atmosphere, temperature, heat, humidity, pressure and density, classification of clouds, icing, thunderstorm and turbulence concepts.

AVM210 - Organizational Behaviour For Civil Aviation
Basic concepts of organizational behavior, personality and attitudes, perceptions, problem solving and learning, work motivation, techniques for increasing motivation, work stress and stress management, group dynamics and teamwork, leadership, conflict and negotiation, organizational culture, Job and organization design, organizational decision making, organizational change process, career planning.

AVM212 - Aviation Safety and Security
System approach to aviation safety, factors that affect aviation safety, safety management system in aviation, risk assessment, risk management, quality control and assurance, airport terminal and flight line facilities, airport security areas, new developments affecting the security of the airport.

AVM214 - Aviation Legislation
Introduction to air law, international agreements, Turkish civil aviation legislation, the responsibility of air carriers, competition and alliances arrangements in aviation.

AVM301 - Air Traffic Rules and Services
The concept of air traffic services, air traffic services’ position within air traffic management, visual flight rules (VFR), instrument flight rules (IFR), flight information service.

AVM303 - Airline and Airport Marketing

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.

AVM309 - Financial Management in Business For Aviation Management
Maximization of shareholder wealth, financial statement, cash flow, ratio analysis, the time value of money, stock valuation, bond valuation, capital budgeting, capital investment decisions, project analysis, break-even analysis, operating leverage.

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.

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.

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

AVM407 - Air Terminal Management
Air terminal physical structure, air terminal organization structure, air terminal safety and security, operations in air terminal, terminal revenue management, terminal human resources management, budget management, aviation external services

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

Technical Elective Courses

- Area Elective (A)

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

CMPE105 - Introduction to Computers and Information Systems
Fundamentals of information systems, system and application software; input, processing, storage, output and communication; exploring the windows environment; learning management systems; internet applications; use of applications software: word processing, spreadsheets and creating presentations, integrating and sharing information between applica

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
This course includes research-based report writing skills. The content includes types of reports and models; the choice of topics, formation of thesis statements, writing paraphrases and summaries, preparation of report outlines, evaluation of print and electronic sources, in-text and end-of-text citation, report presentation in oral and written format. Flipped learning method is utilised to a great extent.

ENG301 - English For Professional Communication I
This course includes job-related communication skills. In this frame, the functions such as, describing relationships at work, discussing performance reviews and giving feedback, discussing plans and arrangements, using social media for professional communication, discussing on recruitment tests and job interviews, presenting a service or product, writing reviews on websites, writing job-related e-mails are dealt with.

ENG302 - English For Professional Communication II
This course includes more detailed job-related communication skills. In this frame, describing and organising meetings, developing communicational styles in various cultural settings, handling mistakes and apologizing, getting familiar with marketing styles and advertising, deciding how to adapt and market a product in different countries, preparing different types of presentation (speech), discussing workplace dilemmas and rules, writing job-related e-mails are dealt with.

HIST111 - Principles of Ataturk and History of Turkish Revolution I
A history of the foundation of the Turkish Republic in the light of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s principles and basic terms, concepts and events of modern Turkey history in a period covering 16‐20th centuries in comparison with world and global history in the same period of time.

HIST112 - Principles of Ataturk and History of Turkish Revolution II
A history of the foundation of the Turkish Republic in the light of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk’s principles and basic terms, concepts and events of modern Turkey history in a period covering 16‐20th centuries in comparison with world and global history in the same period of time.

HIST221 - History of Civilization
Culture, civilization, prehistoric and historical periods, social, historical, political structures, law, governments, religious, philosophical, political thoughts, cultural contributions.

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

MATH291 - 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.

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TURK 402 -