BSc (Hons) Professional Aviation Engineering Practice
International Aviation Academy Norwich
- September 2020, Full Time
NB This programme is subject to revalidation ready for September 2020/21 entry.
However, the revised programme will maintain the key feature of providing applicants with the opportunity to pass European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) B1.1 / B2 examinations, whilst studying for an aviation degree. This course page will be updated once the new programme has been approved. All applicants who have applied prior to the publication of the revised material, and been offered places on the course, will be notified of the changes to the programme.
This programme is designed for students who wish to pursue an engineering career in the Aviation industry.
The programme will provide a combination of academic study and work practice at the International Aviation Academy Norwich (IAA-N) based at Norwich Airport. This programme will be delivered in classrooms, workshops and the Aviation Emulation Zone®. The BSc (Hons) Professional Aviation Engineering Practice offers generic modules and specialist pathways.
This programme develops the knowledge, technical skills, understanding and awareness necessary to develop a career in the technical, supervisory or management areas of the Aviation Engineering industry. The programme will provide the opportunity to complete real maintenance experience. Approval is being sought from the CAA for this experience to be counted toward the application for a B1.1 / B2 licence.
UCAS Code H410
Why our College?
97% of our full time gradates and 100% of our part time graduates are in employment of further study 6 months after completing their degree (Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes).
This places our College in the top 10% of providers and provides you with excellent routes to get you to where you want to be.
Flexible study options
Most of our courses require no more than two days attendance at college. This means you can continue to work alongside your studies and balance other commitments.
Smaller class sizes
Our smaller class sizes mean you get all the support you need during studies. This is a crucial difference to larger universities and provides you with access to your lecturers when you need them.
Applicants will need 96 UCAS points (or appropriate level 3 qualification). Mature students with a relevant industrial background may also be considered. All applicants will need GCSE English and Maths (at either grade C or grade 4 and above).
Applications from students whose first language is not English are welcome. For International students we require evidence of proficiency in English (including writing, speaking, listening and reading), the required minimum is: IELTS (SELT) 6.0 overall (minimum 5.5 in all components). Please contact the Advice shop for advice and guidance. International candidates are also actively encouraged to access the International Students webpage
The programme is assessed through a combination of EASA examinations, academic assignments, portfolios and project work.
The programme can provide a pathway to further study at Masters, M.Phil. and PhD level.
After the course you may decide to progress to Aviation engineering employment (or related area).
Course fee per year: £9,000.