3 good reasons to study Aviation Technology with Pilot Studies at Salford: •Combine flying skills with aviation technology •Investigate the business aspects of running aviation operations at a local airport •Accredited by the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) and Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) The course is engineering focused towards aircraft performance, aircraft handling qualities and flight systems, together with an aviation management theme which includes a hands-on aviation operations and flight practice dimension. The main emphasis is on the engineering issues associated with aircraft performance, handling qualities and flight systems. This is achieved through modules on flight dynamics and control, aircraft propulsion and performance, and avionics. Aviation management skills are developed through modules on aviation business enterprise, airline and airport management, airport design and aircraft maintenance. You have the option to follow a structured pilot training programme and sit the appropriate ground school examinations needed for the award of a Private Pilot Licence. We also encourage you to take a sandwich year which can be pursued either in Europe or the UK. A year's experience in industry has a number of benefits. When completed you will be awarded with a Certificate of Professional Studies.