Essential Aviation Analytical Skills

AVA10011 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 hours Face to Face + Blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.


MTH10008 Aviation Mathematics 

Aims and objectives

The aim of this unit is to understand the type, interpretation, use, and communication of aviation data. Students will examine how the aviation industry utilises data to inform commercial, safety and operational decisions. Students will be introduced to typical tools that are used in the aviation industry to solve novice level problems.
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
1. Interpret the diverse forms of data which may be encountered in the aviation environment
2. Discriminate between various software tools and methodologies and select those most applicable for working with specific forms of aviation data
3. Employ appropriate mathematical approaches, software tools or other methodologies to manipulate and analyse data in order to generate understanding and solve essential aviation industry problems
4. Work confidently with data across diverse technological platforms
5. Interface between common technologies used within the aviation industry
6. Communicate the output of an analytical process in a manner which effectively informs aviation stakeholders