Feb 09, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

AER 218 Human Factors in Aviation

Lecture: 2 Lab: 0 Clinic: 0 Credits: 2
This course analyzes interpersonal relationships in the cockpit and related psychological factors that affect pilot performance and efficiency during flight operations. Topics include cockpit management, judgment, aircraft and flight crew coordination and control, physiological factors, responsibility, and decision-making capabilities. Upon completion, students should be able to apply work-proven routines to stress management, crew responsibility, and the team concept in the cockpit.

Course is offered in Fall.