Bachelor of Aviation Management/ Bachelor of Applied Innovation

Blended learning – on-campus and digital learning

BB-AVMAIN Double degree Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

If a career in aviation management sounds intriguing, you can now gain all of the knowledge and skills you need, plus a whole lot more, thanks to Swinburne’s Bachelor of Aviation Management/Bachelor of Applied Innovation double degree.

Unique to Swinburne, this specialised program will really up your game by combining the latest in innovation practice with an aviation qualification. Your employment prospects take flight with this competitive skillset, giving you an edge in this exciting global industry.

The Bachelor of Aviation Management prepares you for management roles in the aviation industry in Australia and overseas, giving you comprehensive knowledge of aviation and allied industries. You’ll develop skills in organisational, regulatory, safety, technical and business management, so you graduate ready to take on frontline or strategic roles in the demanding, high-consequence aviation environment.

Your learning truly takes off as you learn how to innovate in a multidisciplinary, experiential environment that values collaboration, creativity and complex problem-solving. Develop leadership potential, persistence and human understanding as you learn what it takes to facilitate meaningful change through innovative ideas. Undertake projects inspired by your passions and interests and graduate with a portfolio to prove your innovation credentials.

Both degrees offer learning opportunities such as placements and internships in real-world environments.

Employment opportunities upon graduation range from aviation roles such as business systems manager, airline ground operations manager, airport manager, and airline operations manager, and innovation-specific positions including customer experience, transformation lead, innovation analyst, strategic designer and human-centred researcher.

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Start dates

Hawthorn campus

  • Semester 1 - 26 February 2024
  • Semester 2 - 29 July 2024

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4 years full-time or equivalent part-time

Full-time, Part-time (day)

VTAC codes

  • 3400212521 (CSP)
  • 3400212523 (IFP)