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Aviation Academy

Design, Build and Fly

This programme broadens your knowledge of design aspects of technical engineering and troubleshooting. You will learn about the importance of weight distribution in an aircraft, aerodynamics and aircraft stability and control. You will also gain theoretical and practical skills in the use of composite materials. For more information about the programme please click here.

Programme Outline

  • Credits: 30 ECTS (one semester only)
  • Educational format: assignments, lectures, workshops
  • Term: autumn semester (beginning of September- end of January) or spring semester (beginning of February-mid July)

Important dates:

Spring semester:               

  • Mandatory introduction & kick-off   Thu. 1 February 2018
  • Start programme                                 Mon. 5 February 2018
  • End programme                                   Fri. 6 July 2018

Autumn semester:           

  • Mandatory introduction & kick-off   Thu. 30 August 2018
  • Start programme                                 Mon. 3 September 2018
  • End programme                                   Fri. 1 February 2019

Course:

Design, Build and Fly

Study guide code

ECTS (per subject)

DBF: Concept Presentation & Defense

6116DBFCTM

10

DBF: Peer Assessment

6116DBFCAS

0

DBF: Detail Design Report

6116DBFDP1

5

DBF: Production Plan

6116DBFDP2

2,5

DBF: Aircraft Construction

6216DBFDPD

2,5

DBF: Peer Assessment

6216DBFDAS

0

DBF: Design Evaluation Report

6216DBFEPA

5

DBF: Individual Defense

6216DBFETM

5

DBF: Peer Assessment

6216DBFEAS

0

Since you will be working closely together with other students in a project team throughout the program, and since all courses are inter-related, please note that you will be required to take all of the above mentioned courses. It is not possible to opt for a sub selection of courses.

Notes:

If you are accepted by AUAS Aviation Academy, you will be required to submit your learning agreement. Please note that:

  • your Learning Agreement should have a signature from your home institution; and that
  • you should mention the course names, study guide codes and amount of ECTS on the Learning Agreement, according to the table provided above under ‘course details’.

 

Published by  Faculty of Technology 4 October 2017