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Course Overview

This subject provides an overview of the key facilities and systems in both the landside and airside of an airport. 



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

  1. Describe the key facilities and systems that are essential to the operation of airports
  2. Illustrate the key features, functions and operation of the key facilities and systems including safety considerations, performance assessment
  3. Relate the principal considerations in planning for key airport facilities and systems
  4. Identify the likely evolution of the key facilities and systems in adjusting to the future trend in airport operation and management
  5. Describe the various types of aircraft pavement classifications, specifications and maintenance

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

  • Overview of various airport facilities and systems
  • Roles and functions of Passenger check-in system
  • Roles anf function of Baggage Handling System
  • Flight Information Display System
  • Automated People Mover System
  • Passenger Loading Bridges
  • Aircraft Gate Management System
  • Various pavement types, strength and surfaces
  • Pavement Management System


Modes of Assessment


Continual Assessment: 60 %

Examination: 40%

Total: 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

18 October 2021

03 May - 19 July 2021

7pm - 9pm
Once a week 


Steps to follow in your application:


Step 1 - Enter NRIC/ Passport No.

Step 2 - Select UEG - Modular - Engineering (Aviation Management) and course commencement date.

Step 3 - Enter personal, qualification, employment and sponsoring details (if applicable).

Step 4 - Select, rank your preference for the selected subject(s) and indicate the number of subject(s) you wish to take. Please note that the subject start date(s) denotes the semester start date.

Step 5 - Make declaration and submit online application.

Course Fees

Fee Type  Total 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

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    8.30am – 5.30pm (Fri)

    Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

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    Please call or email us your enquiry.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding.

  • Website: https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
    Temasek Polytechnic
    East Wing Block 1A, 
    Level 3, Unit 81
    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.

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