To provide students with the required aviation theoretical knowledge for the Private Pilot Licence (Aeroplane) as detailed in the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) Part 61 Manual of Standards (MOS).
As the minimum requirements of assessment to pass a unit and meet all ULOs to a minimum standard, an undergraduate student must have achieved:
Pass all assessments
This unit of study satisfies the theoretical knowledge requirements specified in the CASA Part 61 MOS for the award of a Private Pilot Licence (Aeroplane) by CASA. It consists of the following areas of aviation theoretical knowledge:
Aviation Terminology & Units
Flight Rules & Air Law
Aircraft General Knowledge
Aeronautical Radio Operation
Operations, Performance & Planning
Human Factors (including Threat & Error Management)
Global Navigation Satellite Systems
A list of reading materials and/or required textbooks will be available in the Unit Outline on Canvas.