Bachelor of Aviation at Griffith University, Australia

The accelerated two-year Bachelor of Aviation degree allows students to move more quickly into flying jobs. Also, you will learn about the science behind aviation theory and practice. Among the other subjects, you will study are courses on navigation, safety management systems, and the human aspects of aviation.

Description

The accelerated two-year Bachelor of Aviation degree allows students to move more quickly into flying jobs.


Also, you will learn about the science behind aviation theory and practice. Among the other subjects, you will study are courses on navigation, safety management systems, and the human aspects of aviation. Through the Bachelor of Aviation degree, you will develop the skills necessary for lifelong learning in the dynamic aviation sector.


After finishing their own flight training, Bachelor of Aviation graduates will be qualified to work in the aviation industry as commercial pilots.

What you will study

Courses include:

  • Aerodynamics Part I and Part II

  • Aircraft Operations, Performance and Planning Part I and Part II

  • Airways Operation and Design

  • Atmospheric Science

  • Aviation Biology and Medicine

  • Aviation Law

  • Aviation Meteorology and Science

  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies

  • Contemporary Aviation Human Factors

  • Flight Procedures I, II and III

  • Human Factors for Pilots

  • International Aviation

  • Introductory Aviation Studies

  • Language and Communication for Sciences

  • Light Aircraft Systems

  • Navigation and Navigational Systems

  • Safety Management

Learning Outcomes

After graduating, you will be capable of consistently demonstrating your proficiency in:


  1. independently operate a multi-engine aircraft with manually drafted flight plans in an instrumented meteorological environment.


  1. Apply aircraft design, performance, and operational procedures to support flight operations.


  1. Develop interpersonal relationships through employing leadership, communication, and problem-solving strategies both individually and in groups.


  1. During critical flight times, use automated flight systems.


  1. Maintain multi-engine aircraft safety through competent airmanship by taking into account human, governmental, mechanical, and geographic factors.


  1. Participate in continual learning to advance your career development and maintain a professional pilot image.


  1. Implement crew resource management (CRM) strategies and personal health practices to lower stress.

  2. Analyzing the role and impact of the government, as well as safety, budgeting, and licensing, will benefit in the long-term operation of airports.

Career Opportunities

The Bachelor of Aviation will prepare you for employment in the aviation industry as well as for a job as a commercial pilot when paired with the Graduate Diploma in Flight Management.


Our alumni have had success in securing a variety of flying and managerial employment with organizations like Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Etihad, Jetstar, Qantas, Regional Express, and Virgin Australia, as well as Airservices Australia and the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA).


After completing both programs, you will be able to put your newfound knowledge to work in the management, research, and human resources sectors of the aviation industry (B Aviation and GDip Flight Management).


Also, career opportunities include charter work, regional airlines, theory and practical flight instruction, aerial services (aerial surveying, aerial photography, and agricultural spraying), airline and airport management, research, and governmental agencies like CASA.


Admission Requirements


Entry Requirements


  • You must successfully complete a recognized pre-tertiary or foundation program, complete a year of study at a recognized tertiary or higher education institution, 


  • In addition to finishing high school, you should have a grade average of 4.0 in your final year results.


English Language Requirements

The minimum English language competence requirement for applicants to this program is an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with no subtest score below 6.0.

  • TOEFL - 79/120

  • PTE - 58/90

Tuition Fee  

  • For International Students: AUD 35,000 (indicative annual fee, 2022)

$35,000 per year
  • Level
    Bachelor
  • Delivery
    Online and On Campus
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Application Fee
    None
  • Intake
    July
  • Language Test Score
    IELTS, TOEFL, (IBT), PTE, ISLPR
  • Scholarship
    25% of tuition fees