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Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Faculty of Transportation Engineering and Vehicle Engineering
1. Subject name Air Transport Management (PhD)
2. Subject name in Hungarian Légiközlekedési management PhD
3. Code BMEKOKGD010 4. Evaluation type mid-term grade 5. Credits 3
6. Weekly contact hours 2 (0) Lecture 2 (0) Practice 0 (0) Lab
7. Curriculum
PhD Programme
8. Role
Specific course
9. Working hours for fulfilling the requirements of the subject 90
Contact hours 56 Preparation for seminars 0 Homework 20
Reading written materials 10 Midterm preparation 4 Exam preparation 0
10. Department Department of Transport Technology and Economics
11. Responsible lecturer Dr. Kővári Botond
12. Lecturers Dr. Kővári Botond
13. Prerequisites  
14. Description of lectures
Critical analysis of the structure of the aviation market; trends in the development of the types of company; operational management development solutions with innovative capabilities; treatment of disorders - identification of regularities; exploring the regularities of external influences in aviation. Independent critical analysis of aviation legislation. Errors in aviation development forecasts. Innovative business models for aviation.
15. Description of practices
Literature research in a topic discussed with the lecturer, and write and present a seminar paper.
16. Description of labortory practices
17. Learning outcomes
A. Knowledge
  • Familiar with actors of air transportation, and with the basic principles of management and economic issues of airlines. 
B. Skills
  • Ability to analyze a market, evaluate an airline with a market aspect. 
C. Attitudes
  • Strive to acquire the highest level of system approach. 
D. Autonomy and Responsibility
  • Self-dependence and responsibility: responsible applies of acquired knowledge in individual or in team work.
18. Requirements, way to determine a grade (obtain a signature)
1 test, 1 shorter homework
19. Opportunity for repeat/retake and delayed completion
Second test possibility for those not present on the test, possibility of delayed deadline for home work.
20. Learning materials
Suggested books and papers.
Effective date 27 November 2019 This Subject Datasheet is valid for 2023/2024 semester II