Feb 25, 2021  
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 
Undergraduate Catalog 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AVS 2100 - Introduction to Airports

This course introduces airports and the airport system. It looks at historical elements of development, ownership and governance and tracks these to modern times. The airport infrastructure for landside, terminal and airside will be introduced. Systems and components within each will be evaluated, such as signs, lights, and markings, movement areas, servicing, parking areas, and traffic flow. Students will have a choice of any real world airport to study in parallel with topics covered in class. Writing, speaking, and teamwork will be integral with the course.

Prerequisites & Corequisites: Prerequisite: AVS 1200 with a grade of “C” or better (may be taken concurrently).

Credits: 2 hours

Restrictions: Restricted to majors in Aviation Management and Operations.

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