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Area/Catalogue
AERO 2064

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
168651

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Unit Value
13.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Engineering

Course aim

To familiarise students with theory relevant to operating an aircraft at the commercial pilot level. 

Course content

Students will gain CASA CPL level aircraft general knowledge. The following topics will be covered and assessed in this course:

  • Aircraft General Knowledge (Test 1);
  • Human Factors (Test 2);
  • Meteorology (Test 3);
  • Flight Rules and Air Law (Test 4); 
  • Operation, Performance and Flight Planning (Test 5);
  • Navigation (Test 6); and
  • Aerodynamics (Test 7)

 

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
AERO 1021 Flight Training Theory 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Workshop 7 hours x 44 days

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 14% 1.5 hours
Test N/A 14% 1.25 hours
Test N/A 14% 1.5 hours
Test N/A 15% 2 hours
Test N/A 15% 2.5 hours
Test N/A 14% 1.5 hours
Test N/A 14% 1.75 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.375
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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