Graduate Certificate of Aviation (Aviation Human Factors)
Become an effective human factors manager
Learn about the capability and limitations of human performance and the important social and personal skills that complement technical aviation systems with USQ's Graduate Certificate of Aviation (Aviation Human Factors). You will discover how to ensure aviation systems and procedures are developed to work within the boundaries of an individual’s capabilities, for safe and efficient aviation for you, your colleagues and passengers.
After you complete the Graduate Certificate of Aviation (Aviation Human Factors), you will have the option to take the credit from your studies and go on to complete the Graduate Diploma of Aviation (Aviation Human Factors) or Master of Aviation (Aviation Human Factors).
How much will it cost?
Approximate annual costs1 for your first year of study (4 units) in this program are:
|Domestic full fee paying||AUD 10680|
Loan to help you pay your fees
You may not have to pay your course (subject) fees upfront. FEE-HELP allows you to defer your fees until your income reaches a certain level.
You may also be eligible to receive financial support from Centrelink.
Scholarships and financial assistance
You may be able to apply for scholarships to help with your study costs.
- Completion of an Australian university Bachelor degree in the area of aviation, management and/or psychology, or equivalent.
- A minimum of five years’ professional work experience equivalent to a bachelor degree.
English Language Requirements
You are required to satisfy the applicable English language requirements. This program requires a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
If you do not meet the English language requirements you may apply to study a University-approved English language program.
A number of other pathways are also available if you haven't been able to study previously or don't meet the requirements for entry into your program of interest.
How to apply
Applying directly to USQ:
- Semester 1, 2020 - applications close Friday 6 March, with semester 1 commencing on Monday 24 February 2020.
- Semester 2, 2020 - applications close Friday 24 July, with semester 2 commencing on Monday 13 July 2020.