Bachelor of Aviation Management

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Course rules

To qualify for the award of Bachelor of Aviation Management students must complete 300 credit points comprising of:

  • 8 Aviation Core Units of Study (100 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Aviation Management major (100 credit points)
  • 8 units of other studies (up to 100 credit points) comprising a co-major, advanced minors, minors or electives.

Students may not complete more than 150 credit points (normally 12 units) at Introductory Level.

A unit of study can only be counted once, where units are shared between majors and/or minors, students must choose an approved alternate. Domestic students also have an opportunity to undertake a WIL Professional Placement.

Professional Placements

Professional Placements are subject to a competitive selection process.

Students who undertake a 12-month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 375 credit points comprising:

  • 8 Aviation Core Units of Study (100 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Aviation Management major (100 credit points);
  • 4 units of study of the Professional Placement Co-Major (100 credit points); and
  • 6 units of other studies comprising a minor and/ or electives (75 credit points)

Students who elect to undertake a 6-month professional placement are subject to the following course rules and must complete 337.5 credit points comprising:

  • 8 Aviation Core Units of Study (100 credit points)
  • 8 units of study from the Aviation Management major (100 credit points);
  • 2 units of study of the Professional Placement Minor (50 credit points); and
  • 7 units of other studies comprising electives (87.5 credit points).

Volume of Learning


The Bachelor of Aviation Management consists of a total of 300 credit points. Units normally carry 12.5 credit points. A standard annual full-time load comprises eight (8) units (100 credit points), and a standard annual part-time load comprises four (4) units (50 credit points). The volume of learning of the Bachelor of Aviation Management is typically 3 years. For students who complete a Professional Placement, the Bachelor of Aviation Management consists of 337.5 - 375 credit points. The volume of learning of the Bachelor of Aviation Management with a 6 month placement is typically 3.5 years. The volume of learning of the Bachelor of Aviation Management with a 12 month placement is typically 4 years.

Maximum Academic Credit

The maximum level of credit that can be granted for the Bachelor of Aviation Management is 150 credit points (normally 12 units)