Bachelor of Business (Hons) in Aviation Management 

IT Carlow  


About the Course 

NFQ Level  Delivery Mode  Duration 
8  Part – Time   4 Years 



This programme is designed to educate those who are keen to develop their business and management skills for business in the aviation and transport industries. This course aims to progress students to a high standard of understanding and logical thinking that enables them to advance in their careers throughout the industry and to master’s degrees if they wish to do so. 

Minimum Requirements 

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Structure of the Course 


Level 6 Certificate – Stage 1 

  • Management  
  • Introduction to Research Methods 
  • Groups and Teams Dynamics 
  • Communications, Leadership and Motivation  
  • Introduction to Project Management  
  • The Aviation Industry  
  • Introduction to Project Management  
  • Marketing 
  • Introduction to Health and Safety & SMS  

 Level 6 Higher Certificate – Stage 2 

  • Business Law  
  • Human Factors in Aviation  
  • Logistics Management  
  • Incident Command & Risk Management in the Operational Environment  
  • Negotiations and Conflict Resolution  
  • Team Resource and Crew Resource Management  
  • Quality Management & Control 

 Level 7 BBS Degree – Stage 3 

  • Business Continuity and Project Management 
  • Organisational Behaviour  
  • EU Aviation Policy  
  • Marketing Management  
  • Aircraft Acquisition & Finance  
  • Human Resource Management 
  • Aviation Case Studies 

 Level 8 BBS (Hons) Degree – Stage 4 

  • Business Research Methods  
  • Strategic Information Systems  
  • Critical Incident Stress Management 
  • Strategic Management  
  • Supply Chain Management  
  • Corporate Governance & Business Practice  
  • Organisation Based Project 

Career Opportunities 

This course is relevant to anyone currently interested or already working in the aviation sector. The program aims to provide its students with the skills required for management in the aviation and transport industries. Previous graduates include Pilots, Air Traffic Controllers, Dispatchers, Maintenance personnel and many other roles in the aviation industry