Course Descriptions

Aviation


BAM 302
Aviation Safety
3 credits

This course is an in-depth study of aviation safety, including the causes and investigations of aircraft accidents, safety awareness in aviation systems management, and the development of aircraft accident prevention programs. The focus is on the various human, mechanical, and environmental factors that impact aviation safety.


BAM 306
Air Traffic Control
3 credits

This course is an in-depth examination of the United States air traffic control system, including the history of its development. Both the current system and the system envisioned for the future by the National Airspace System Plan are discussed. Special emphasis is placed on a close look at how air traffic controllers perform their duties.


BAM 410
Government and Aviation
3 credits

This course focuses on the role of the U.S. government in the development and regulation of the aviation industry. Emphasis is placed on comparing the pre-1978 regulated environment with the “deregulated” environment. Conventions, agreements, and acts are examined, including the impact of international bodies, domestic courts, and regulatory agencies.

Prerequisite(s): HIS 303 GPA 2.0


BAM 411
Airport Management
3 credits

This course is a study of the development of airports and the functions and responsibilities of airport management. The course provides an historical background and studies the roles of various governmental agencies in the management and regulation of airports.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BMK 305


BAM 412
Airline Management
3 credits

This course offers an in-depth study of airline management in the environment of “deregulation.” Students will analyze data and apply business and management principles through planning, organizing, equipping, and staffing a “paper” airline.

Prerequisite(s): BCS 206, BBM 201, BMK 305, and FIN 305


BAM 460
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 461
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 462
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 463
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 464
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 465
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 466
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 467
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 468
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 469
Topics in Aviation
3 credits

This is an intensive study of selected contemporary topics related to aviation.

Prerequisite(s): BBM 201 and BBM 301


BAM 490
Internship in Aviation Management
3 credits

This is an approved internship in a selected aviation management activity. The course is graded satisfactory/unsatisfactory.


BAM 491
Internship in Aviation Management
3 credits

This is an approved internship in a selected aviation management activity. The course is graded pass/fail.


BAM 492
Internship in Aviation Management
3 credits

This is an approved internship in a selected aviation management activity. The course is graded pass/fail.


BAM 493
Internship in Aviation Management
3 credits

This is an approved internship in a selected aviation management activity. The course is graded pass/fail.


BAM 494
Internship in Aviation Management
3 credits

Internship in Aviation Management