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Area/Catalogue
AERO 1026

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
165961

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)

Course aim

To provide students with dual flight instruction in a single engine airplane through to a solo flight.

Course content

Checklist usage, aircraft general knowledge, performance and flight planning, air law and procedures, avionics, aerodynamics, and other theory related to the actual operation of the aircraft.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
AERO 1020 Aviation Practice

Students must hold a minimum of a Class II Medical with at least 6 months validity. Students must remain compliant with the Aviation Academy's Drug and Alcohol Management Plan (DAMP).

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Practical (Students are assigned an instructor for the duration of the course who will work with each student individually to plan and book flight lessons) 4 hours x 13 weeks
Tutorial (Each new flight topic is preceded by a pre-flight briefing and followed by a post-flight debriefing delivered to all course participants) 4 hours x 13 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
Assessment Grading Flight 1 N/A Pass/Fail 2 hours
Assessment Grading Flight 2 N/A Pass/Fail 2 hours

Note: This is a non-graded course and your result will be a pass or fail.

Fees

EFTSL*: 0
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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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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