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Airline Business Management

Airline Business Management MLC by Temasek Polytechnic
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  • Intermediate Level
  • 16 Micro-Learning Sessions
  • 278 min. of Experiential Content
  • 111 Learning Actions
  • Group Discussions & Sharing
  • Offline Access
  • Lifetime Access via Mobile and Web
  • Digital Certificate shareable on LinkedIn
This Course is part of an Accredited Suite by Temasek Polytechnic

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What will you learn

What is this 'Micro-Learning Course' about?

This course will equip participants with the concepts of airline business. It will introduce the fundamentals of airline management such as profitability, basic economics as well as route and schedule planning considerations. 

Who is this course designed for?

This course is suitable for learners who are interested in the management of airlines' business and more importantly on how airline run their business to stay profitable. It would also be useful for those working in the airline industry to have a more holistic view of profitability and planning. 

What will you take away?

At the end of the course, you will have learned the basic principles of revenue and cost, economics and identify some considerations of route and schedule development for airlines.  

Session Overview

  1. Before We Begin

  2. Paradox of Airline Profitability

  3. Understanding Airlines' Revenues

  4. Understanding Airlines' Costs

  5. Direct Operating Costs

  1. Indirect Operating Cost
  2. Basic Aviation Economics
  3. Factors Affecting Demand (Part 1)
  4. Factors Affecting Demand (Part 2)
  5. Airlines' Planning Considerations
  6. Traffic Data – “Demand”
  7. Airline Scheduling
  8. Scheduling Development Process and Considerations
  9. Scheduling Considerations - Block Time
  10. Scheduling Considerations - Utilisation
  11. Price it and Let's Get Ready to Fly!

Complete the Full Accredited Suite

Learners who complete the following suite of MLCs will be eligible to apply for admission to part-time Diploma in Engineering (Aviation Management) program in Temasek Polytechnic. Upon successful admission, they will also be granted partial exemption in the Airline Business Management module.

(Note : Partial exemption can be granted in the form of exemption from theoretical lessons and/or test components.)

Airline Industry Insights
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Learner Reviews

"I really do think this module has taught me a lot on the fundamentals to managing airline businesses and how it meets economics in many different ways. Will appreciate it if more quizzes are included and grammar being taken care of (to avoid misunderstanding)."
- Liyang Shak
Accredited by Temasek Polytechnic

Beyond their core business of conducting full-time courses for students, Temasek Polytechnic is also committed to the practical re-skilling and professional development of adult learners. They believe in helping individuals and organisations equip themselves with the necessary skills to meet the challenges of a dynamic economy.

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