t.BA.AV.PM3.19HS (Aviation Projects 3) 
Module: Aviation Projects 3
This information was generated on: 18 May 2024
Aviation Projects 3
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Version: 2.0 start 01 February 2020

Short description

The AV.PMX project module aims to create the basis for successful project and Bachelor theses by having students practise the process. The learning content of project modules AV.PM3 and AV.PM4 covers aviation projects (3 credits each) and communication training (ZAV with ILC, 1 credit each).

Module coordinator

Steinegger Rolf (steo)

Learning objectives (competencies)

Objectives Competences Taxonomy levels
Application of basic project management methodology, including time- and resource-management (planning behaviour, jointly responsible behaviour). M (Methods) K3
As a preparation for PA and BA, formulation of scientific thesis and understanding of scientific work are supported (source study, creative abilities, decision-making abiility). M (Methods) K3 to K5
The critical thinking is promoted when questioning information as well as plausibility checks / estimates of magnitudes (decision-making ability, personal responsibility, creative ability). SE (Self) K3 to K6
The projects are interdisciplinary and promote holistic systems thinking (decision-making ability, creative ability). SE (Self) K3 to K5
The development takes place in small groups (dialogue skills, project responsibility, personal responsibility). SO (Social) K3 to K6
Correct editing of a final report based on the principles of scientific integrity. M (Methods) K3

Module contents

Projectmanagement: defining, planning, execution and completion of projects with the goal of informed simplicity as part of systems engineering.

Aviation Meteorology and Human Factors: data preparation, measurements and data collection including preparation, data interpretation, sources and literature study as well as understanding.

Communication training: English terminology in aviation (dictionary in aeronautical English), dealing with regulations EASA, ICAO etc.

The project management methods and scientific working methods are trained implicitly. The tasks ('projects') should build on each other and correspond to an 'increase run' over the entire 6 semesters.

Teaching materials

Assignements and presentations on Moodle.

Supplementary literature




Teaching language

(X) German ( ) English

Part of International Profile

( ) Yes (X) No

Module structure

Type 4
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Description Type Form Scope Grade Weighting
Graded assignments during teaching semester project documentation

reports and assignments

proof of reflection
written, optional: presentations 120 h per student 1 to 6 100 %
End-of-semester exam - - - - -



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: Aviation Projects 3 - Praktikum
Aviation Projects 3 - Praktikum


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