Aviation Policy Seminar

POL402 (Liberal Arts) Aviation Policy Seminar 3 hrs. 3 crs. The course focuses on the management analysis and decision-making process in the running of an aviation enterprise in the contemporary business environment. The course relies heavily on an airline simulation model wherein the student participants, acting in various managerial and functional roles, provide decision input that affects the performance of the business enterprise in competition with similar enterprises. Students will be required to analyze various case studies (incidents) and provide a rationale for the selected course of action. Additionally, students will prepare an annual report at the end of each simulation year, and at the completion of the third simulation year, will conduct a shareholders' meeting. Preq: ENG 125, POL 228 and BUS 335. This is the capstone course for the Aviation Management major.