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Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Aviation Management)

Summary
Graduate Diploma of Aviation Specialisation Aviation Management (GDAV)

Study Mode
  • Online

Start
  • Semester 1 (February)
  • Semester 2 (July)

Number of Units
  • 8 units

Duration
  • 1 years or part-time equivalent

Campus
  • -

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Program Information Set

Become a leader in aviation management

With USQ's Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Aviation Management) you will learn the principles of managing aviation operations, managing safety culture in aviation, leading organisational change, and economics within an aviation context, which will prepare you with the range of skills required for a management role in an aviation organisation.

Graduate with advanced cognitive, technical and communication skills to complete a range of complex activities and projects within an aviation industry.

Flexible study

After you complete the Graduate Diploma of Aviation, you will have the option to take the credit from your studies and go on to complete the Master of Aviation (Aviation Management).

If you're not quite ready to undertake a Graduate Diploma or don't meet the entry requirements, you may like to start with USQ's Graduate Certificate of Aviation (Aviation Management), before continuing your studies with the Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Aviation Management).
 
Other specialisations in the Graduate Diploma of Aviation include: Aviation Human Factors

Students must complete five core courses and three specialisation courses from the Aviation Management specialisation within the Master of Aviation.

Courses to be studied Units
Core courses 5
Specialisation courses 3
Total 8

How much will it cost?

Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (8 units) in this program are:

Study Mode Cost
Domestic full fee paying AUD 21360

Loan to help you pay your fees

You may not have to pay your course (subject) fees upfront. FEE-HELP allows you to defer your fees until your income reaches a certain level.

You may also be eligible to receive financial support from Centrelink.

Scholarships and financial assistance

You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.

1 These are indicative annual fees for 2017 and costs will vary depending on the actual courses selected during your study. Fees may also vary from year to year as they are reviewed annually.

Entry Requirements

  • Completion of an Australian university Bachelor degree in the area of aviation, management and/or psychology, or equivalent.

English Language Requirements

You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.

Alternate pathways

A number of other pathways are also available if you haven't been able to study previously or don't meet the requirements for entry into your program of interest.


How to apply

Closing dates

Applying directly to USQ:

  • Semester 1, 2018 - applications close Monday 19 February, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 26 February 2018.
  • Semester 2, 2018 - applications close Monday 2 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 16 July 2018. 

Credit for previous study or work experience

You may be eligible for credit if you have previously studied or have relevant work experience. This will help to reduce the number of courses that you need to study to finish your program.