t.BA.AV.SRM-QM.19HS (Safety Risk Management - Quality Management) 
Module: Safety Risk Management - Quality Management
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Safety Risk Management - Quality Management
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Version: 6.0 start 01 February 2022

Short description

Safety Risk Management - Quality Management

Module coordinator

Grauer Andreas (xgnu)

Learning objectives (competencies)

Objectives Competences Taxonomy levels
Learn and understand the basic law and international standards concerning safety and compliance/quality management. F K1 - K3
Understand the relation and dependence between safety and compliance/quality. F K1 - K2
Understand safety and compliance management as integral component of management functions in aviation. F K1 - K3, K6
Apply basics and methods of safety managemend and conduct safety assessments, incl. management of change. F, M K1 - K6
Understand the concepts of quality and compliance management. F K1 - K3
Understand and be able to draft processes and methods. F, M K1 - K6
Learn methods and techniques of auditing of processes and activities. F, M K1 - K6

Module contents

SRM: The module teaches the basics of safety and risk management and provides an overview of the concepts and methods applied in aviation, as well as their embedding into the management systems of companies in aviation.

QM: This part of the module will introduce the basic concepts of standardization of operational (especially risk-carrying) activities. In addition, techniques and methods are introduces on how the compliance to regulations and standards can be monitored and controlled.

Management Systems: The module shall provide an understanding on how safety, compliance and quality management can act as central control mechanisms in aviation management systems. The embedding into European and international regulations and standards for aviation management systems will be explained.

Teaching materials

Refer to Moodle.

Supplementary literature



Aviation English, European aviation safety regulations basics, operation management basics.

Teaching language

(X) German (X) English

Part of International Profile

( ) Yes (X) No

Module structure

Typ 2c
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Description Type Form Scope Grade Weighting
Graded assignments during teaching semester open books written   marked 20% but only if positive contribution to final mark
End-of-semester exam open books written   marked  


Closed books: no supporting material allowed.
Open books: all supporting material allowed.

The regulation on graded class assignments is binding. However, it may be waived if a written information is given by the lecturer in the first week of the semester.

Legal basis

The module description is part of the legal basis in addition to the general academic regulations. It is binding. During the first week of the semester a written and communicated supplement can specify the module description in more detail.


Course: Safety Risk Management - Quality Management - Vorlesung
Safety Risk Management - Quality Management - Vorlesung


  • No module description is available in the system for the cut-off date of 01 August 2099.