Bachelor of Business Administration with Honours in Aviation Services Management

Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration Bachelor of Business Administration with Honours in Aviation Services Management  
PROGRAMME CODE
DIRECT APPLICATION: BBAHASMJ
ENTRY
SENIOR YEAR ENTRY
STUDY DURATION
2-YEAR
MODE OF STUDY
FULL-TIME, FACE-TO-FACE
 

PROGRAMME CODE

 

ENTRY

STUDY DURATION

MODE OF STUDY


DIRECT APPLICATION: BBAHASMJ


SENIOR YEAR ENTRY


2-YEAR


FULL-TIME, FACE-TO-FACE

 

PROGRAMME CODE

 

ENTRY

 

STUDY DURATION

 

MODE OF STUDY


DIRECT APPLICATION: BBAHASMJ


SENIOR YEAR ENTRY


2-YEAR


FULL-TIME, FACE-TO-FACE

About The Programme

The Bachelor of Business Administration with Honours in Aviation Services Management programme is designed to equip students who wish to pursue a career in the aviation industry with the theoretical knowledge, professional skillset and experience required to succeed in the management of aviation services.

The programme is offered in collaboration with Hong Kong International Aviation Academy (HKIAA). During the final year of study of this programme, students will not only attend simulation classes and gain on-site experiences at the HKIAA campus at the Hong Kong International Airport, but also join internship opportunities arranged by HKIAA.

Programme Intended Learning Outcomes (PILOs)

  1. Explain and critically review business theories and concepts to identify issues, analyse situations, and develop solutions for multi-faceted problems in organisational settings.
  2. Critically evaluate issues and make informed judgements in view of the organisation’s strategies as well as ethical considerations.
  3. Reflect on new ways of thinking and make meaningful contributions as a leader and member in a team setting and communicate effectively.
  4. Command knowledge of the practices and activities of key aspects of aviation services management.
  5. Integrate and apply advanced analytical skills to address issues and make management decisions in aviation services planning and operations.
  6. Assimilate and synthesise new knowledge in aviation services management, apply it to solve problems, and develop practical recommendations.

Admission Requirements

 

Applicants of Senior Year Entry to the programme must satisfy the following entry requirement:

 

An Associate Degree / Higher Diploma (or its equivalent) in a business or aviation management related discipline from a tertiary institution recognized by the University;

 

OR

An Associate Degree / Higher Diploma (or its equivalent) in a non-business or non-aviation management related area from a tertiary institution recognized by the University upon completion of a bridging programme offered by HKMU.

Programme Structure and Contents^

YEAR 3

Term
Course Code
Course Title
No. of Credits
Autumn
BUS B328F*
Investigating Entrepreneurial Opportunities
10
BUS B368F
Business Issues and Ethics
5
MKT B250F
Introduction to Marketing
5
One Business Elective Course
5
Spring
ASM B318F
Aviation Ecosystem
5
BUS B328F*
Investigating Entrepreneurial Opportunities
10
MGT B398F
Business Strategy
5
SCM B371F
Logistics Management
5

YEAR 4

Term
Course Code
Course Title
No. of Credits
Autumn
ASM B428F
Passenger Handling Operations and Management
5
ASM B438F
Aviation Cargo Operations and Management
5
ASM B468F
Ground Handling Operations and Management
5
ASM B478F
Smart Airport Management
5
Spring
BUS B398F*
Work-based Learning Project
20
Summer
BUS B398F*
Work-based Learning Project
20

* Course carry-over from Autumn Term

^ Students may be required to complete a bridging programme which consists of selected foundation and/or middle level course(s) and/or a summer bridging course.

In the era of globalization, business opportunities are inevitably increasing around the world. The School is committed to preparing students for the challenges in the international business environment. In view of this, a Global Immersion Programme will be held to provide students with opportunities to study and travel abroad, be exposed to the language of global business, engage with global issues and eventually become empowered global citizens. This programme is compulsory.

Undergraduate Global Immersion Programme

Being able to work effectively with foreigners and foreign organizations has become a very important contributor to career success in the internationalized economy. The Undergraduate Global Immersion Programmes (UG-GIP) is designed to support B&A students in developing their potential in the internationalized environment. UG-GIP aims to instill in students a deeper understanding of a foreign culture and its society and environment, and expose students to a broader overview and understanding of international business.

UG-GIP comprises of four non-credit bearing courses: BUS B081F (Year 1), BUS B082F (Year 2), BUS B083F (Year 3)*, and BUS B084F (Year 4). These courses are designed to enhance students’ intercultural awareness and communication skills and help students to develop a global mindset. Details can be found here.

*BUS B083F includes a study tour. Students are responsible for incidental expenses such as airfare and accommodation.

Career and Further Studies

Career Prospects

Graduates of this programme will be prepared to embark on a professional career in a wide range of areas or sectors in the aviation service industry. These include airfreight, aircraft leasing, aircraft maintenance, airlines, airport management, aviation security, passenger services, airline catering, business aviation, ground handling and ramp handling, etc.

During their study under this programme, students would enjoy a wide range of practical experiences through on-site study at the Hong Kong International Airport and internships arranged by HKIAA, giving them a head-start when joining the industry.

Further Studies

Opportunities are available for the graduates of this programme to postgraduate studies in Hong Kong and abroad. Some students will continue to study for a Postgraduate Diploma or Master degree in Air Transport Management, while others may choose to study further in the fields of business administration, global business and marketing, and logistics and supply chain management.

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