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Area/Catalogue
AERO 5027

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
168466

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Unit Value
6

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 1, 2 & 3)

Second Semester
(Study Period 4, 5 & 6)

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)
Course owner

Course owner
UniSA STEM

Course aim

To achieve the competencies required in order to be recommended for the Recreational Pilot Licence (RPL) flight test. Completing the CASA RPL flight test is optional for students. No syllabus hours are allocated for this and payment for the flight test is the responsibility of the student.

Course content

Low speed aircraft handling; cross wind operations; advanced stalling; instrument flying; forced landing without power; maximum performance operations; navigation.

 

Textbook(s)

., FTA Electronic Theory Manuals

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
AERO 2061 Introductory Flying

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). Students must have a current ASIC to enrol.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Directed Study up to 13 weeks x N/A

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
RPL pre-test assessment check N/A Pass/Fail 2.5 hours

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

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.166
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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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
Non-award tuition fees are set by the university. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* 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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