Future Aviation Technologies and Operational Concepts

AVA30006 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 Hours

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

2022 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 2

1 Aug 22 - 30 Oct 22

6 Dec 22

Last self enrolment:
14 Aug 22

31 Aug 22

Last withdraw without fail:
16 Sep 22


AVA20007 Current and Future Airline Technological Operational Concepts 

Aims and objectives

This unit aims to explore with students approaching technologies and operational concepts which are likely to transform the nature of aviation operations. Students will be prepared to enter the workplace with advanced knowledge which allows them to actively participate in shaping and protecting the aviation industry’s future and its contribution to our global society
Unit Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:
#Unit Learning Outcome Description
ULO1Identify the key technological or operational concepts which are likely to impact aviation in the near and distant future
ULO2Undertake effective desktop research to understand the environmental, operational, procedural, financial, safety and human factors implications of new aviation technologies and operational concepts
ULO3Analyse the potential risks of new technological and operational concepts and propose effective risk mitigation strategies
ULO4Practise effectively in a team to develop and deliver a business case for the introduction of a new aviation technology or operational concept