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Human Factors in Aviation Technology

AVC320

Study in the causes of human error and how that error impacts safety issues in the aviation maintenance department. Analysis includes relationships between management, pilots, and other flight crews; resource management plans; common errors; risk management; and technology advancements that have lead to error reduction. Case studies identify critical points in aviation incidents and accidents. Emphasis on developing a personal and organizational safety culture. 3 Credits (3 Lecture) Prerequisite(s): ENL201 or ENL121. (Science, Technology and Society)

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