11-Aviation Business Administration


Introduction to Aviation



Grade Level:

11, 12

The Aviation Business Administration course will introduce students to the broad scope of the business aspects of the aviation industry. Students will receive firsthand knowledge and insight through the eyes of aviation industry experts located at Gerald R. Ford International Airport and beyond. Topics will examine such areas as: aviation safety; airport environment and management; airline management; airport planning, construction, and security; and aviation law. Small group projects and classroom activities will allow students to explore many business aspects of aviation to include individual and corporate leadership styles, marketing styles and strategies, and business management.