Aviation Safety and Human Factors

Permission Required:
Aviation Management
3.00 Credits
3.00 Hours

Course Description:

This course provides the student with an introduction to the field of human factors, focusing on the optimization of human-machine interaction through the isolation and mitigation of human error. Human physiology including vision, sleep cycles, stress and human performance are covered in depth, with emphasis on their effects in the aviation industry. Students are introduced to Cockpit Resource Management and Threat Error Management and various models for understanding and preventing aircraft accidents.

PHSC Course Schedule: Aviation Safety and Human Factors

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Spring 2024
Section Availability Dates Days Meeting Time Location Delivery Bldg/Room Instructor Credit Hours Clock Hours Fees Comments
4497 Full 01/08/2024-04/29/2024 Online
Rob Trsek 3.00 45.00
Available through Canvas any time throughout the semester offering a high level of flexibility. Check the schedule comments for possible on on campus expectations.