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Course Overview

This subject introduces the fundamental concepts and principles involved in the organisational, political and financial administration of modern international airports. Topics covered include human resource, airport performance, airport commercial management, public relations and, corporate/business planning and airport finance. An overview of the various airport ownership models is also covered.



The objectives of this subject are to equip students with knowledge and skills to:

  • Define the roles and functions of the various airport administrators or key players play in the international air transportation system.
  • Explain the key components in the management of modern international airports.
  • Manage the operations of modern international airports in the context of airport management.

Entry Requirements

Applicants applying for modular units which are drawn from existing full diploma or post-diploma programmes will have the same minimum entry requirements as the full qualifications.


To find out the minimum entry requirements specific to this modular course, please click here.

What You'll Learn

  • An overview of different ownership and characteristics of airport
  • Roles of human resource management in the airport
  • Typical airport plan for effective operations and management of an airport
  • Key components of airport financial management and structure of airport cost and airport charges
  • Sources of revenue and the basic concepts of airport retail management
  • Corporate communication management
  • Roles of airport estate management
  • Roles and functions of internal audit in an airport
  • Key airport performance indicators



Modes of Assessment


Continual Assessment  100%





Upon successful completion of the modular course, students will be issued the Statement of Result which can count towards the attainment of the Diploma in Engineering (Aviation Management).

Course Schedule / Apply

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

To be confirmed


7.00pm - 10.00pm


Once a week 

Course Fees

Fee Type  Course Fees
(w GST)
SME-employed Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents S$112.92  
Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above

Singapore Citizens aged below 40

Singapore Permanent Residents  S$1,097.82
Others & Repeat Students S$1,097.82

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Course Contact

  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 4
    21 Tampines Ave 1
    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.