Hogeschool van Amsterdam

Aviation Academy

Ground Handling and Process Optimisation

This programme will help you better understand, manage, and optimise ground handling, airline and airport operations. In an international project team, you will develop a business plan for a ground service provider and you will learn all about operations management and business optimisation. For more information about the programme please click here.

Programme Outline:

  • Credits: 30 ECTS
  • Educational format: assignments, lectures, workshops
  • Term: Spring semester (beginning of February-mid July)

Important dates:

Spring semester:

  • Mandatory introduction & kick-off Thu. 27 January 2022
  • Start programme Mon. 30 January 2022
  • End programme Fri. 9 July 2022

Attention: The programme end is scheduled outside of the arranged housing possibilities, you will have to arrange your own housing for the remaining days.

Please note that the resits for two courses (Operations Management & Business Optimisation and M&4: Introduction to Optimisation Techniques) are scheduled in August 2020! If you do not pass these courses in the regular exams, you will need to revisit Amsterdam on your own terms in order to be able to take the resits!

Course details:

Ground Handling and Process Optimisation

Component code

ECTS

OPS: Service Provider Logistics and Ground Handler Business

2300SPLG21

6

OPS: Block Assignment 7 Ground Handling

2300BOHP21

5

OPS: M&S3: Airport Modelling & Analysis

2300MOSI21

3

OPS: Operations Management and Business Optimisation

2400OMBO21

6

OPS: Block Assignment 8 Process Optimisation

2400BAPO21

6

OPS: M&S4: Introduction to Optimisation Techniques

2400MOSI21

3

OPS: Personal Development

2400PDEX21

1

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, component codes and amount of ECTS on the Learning Agreement, according to the table provided above under ‘course details’.

Published by  Faculty of Technology 8 December 2020