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2023-2024 General Catalog [Current] 
    
2023-2024 General Catalog [Current]
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AVTN 3310 - Human Factors and Safety


3 Credit(s) | $3.75 Fee

This course examines pilot performance as a function of physiological, psychological, and environmental factors. The element of human error in pilot performance is intensely examined. Specific topics addressed include aeronautical decision-making, and the influences and contributions of human physiology, situational awareness, workload management, attitudes, stress, and fatigue in decision-making. Effects of training devices and flight deck/cockpit design in man/machine interference are discussed. Examples of Crew Resource Management, communication, and crew coordination are examined. (Fall, Spring, Summer) [Graded (Standard Letter)]

Prerequisite(s): AVTN 1100  or AVTN 1740   - Prerequisite Min. Grade: C
Registration Restriction(s): None



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