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ATPL Test Preparation

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
ATPL Test Preparation
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Aviation Business (Basic), Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018
Module code: ABBG411
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
4V (4 hours per week)
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
ATPL examination in front of the Luftfahrtbundesamt, 585 minutes

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Exam recurrence:
The information regarding exam recurrence is found within the exam policy of the study programme (ASPO).
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

ABBG411 (P410-0006) Aviation Business (Basic), Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015 , semester 5, mandatory course
ABBG411 (P410-0006) Aviation Business (Basic), Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018 , semester 5, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 150 hours (equivalent to 5 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 105 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
ABBG41 Air Law and ATC Procedures I & Operational Procedures I
ABBG410 Meteorology II
ABBG42 General Aircraft Knowledge I & Principles of Flight I
ABBG43 Performance and Flight Planning I & Navigation I
ABBG44 Human Performance I & Communication I
ABBG45 Meteorology I
ABBG46 Air Law and ATC Procedures II & Operational Procedures II
ABBG47 General Aircraft Knowledge II & Priciples of Flight II
ABBG48 Performance and Flight Planning II & Navigation II
ABBG49 Human Performance II & Communication II

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Recommended as prerequisite for:
ABBG63 Instrument Flight Training
ABBG64 Multi-Crew Cooperation

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Module coordinator:
Lecturer: Studienleitung

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will have reviewed and deepened the learning objectives of all subjects of the ATPL(A) theoretical knowledge course. They will have acquired a level of knowledge and skills to enable them to pass the ATPL(A) theoretical knowledge examination.

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Module content:
1.        Airlaw
2.        Airframe & Systems, Electrics, Powerplant
3.        Instrumentation
4.        Mass & Balance
5.        Performance
6.        Flight Planning & Monitoring
7.        Human Performance & Limitations
8.        Meteorology
9.        General Navigation
10.        Radio Navigation
11.        Operational Procedures
12.        Principles of Flight
13.        Communication

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Teaching methods/Media:
Self-study, tutorial, seminar

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Recommended or required reading:
All references set out in ABBG41 through ABBG410

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