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Area/Catalogue
AERO 1014

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
100832

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Engineering

Course aim

To provide students with a broad understanding of the development and application of law as it applies to aviation in Australia and globally. 

Course content

Australian legal system; National aviation policy; Public law fundamentals and their relevant application to the Aviation industry; Aviation Insurance Law; Environmental Law; International regulation of aviation and jurisdiction; Accident/incident duties and responsibilities for domestic and international scenarios; and Legal differences in aviation between Australian and other aviation hotspots with regard to public law and aircraft rules/regulations.  

Textbook(s)

Havel, B.F. & Sanchez, G.S. 2014, The Principles and Practice of International Aviation Law, Cambridge University Press, New York

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 2 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1 hours x 13 weeks
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Workshop 3 hours x 10 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Test N/A 20% 1 hour
Group presentation N/A 35% 20 minutes
Examination N/A 45% 2 hours
INTERNAL, OFFSHORE, HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY
Test N/A 20% 1 hour
Group presentation N/A 35% 20 minutes
Examination N/A 45% 2 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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