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Visual Flight Training II

Module name (EN):
Name of module in study programme. It should be precise and clear.
Visual Flight Training II
Degree programme:
Study Programme with validity of corresponding study regulations containing this module.
Aviation Business (Basic), Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015
Module code: ABBG62
The exam administration creates a SAP-Submodule-No for every exam type in every module. The SAP-Submodule-No is equal for the same module in different study programs.
Hours per semester week / Teaching method:
The count of hours per week is a combination of lecture (V for German Vorlesung), exercise (U for Übung), practice (P) oder project (PA). For example a course of the form 2V+2U has 2 hours of lecture and 2 hours of exercise per week.
ECTS credits:
European Credit Transfer System. Points for successful completion of a course. Each ECTS point represents a workload of 30 hours.
Semester: 5
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Checkflug 90 minutes

[updated 01.10.2020]
Exam recurrence:
The information regarding exam recurrence is found within the exam policy of the study programme (ASPO).
Applicability / Curricular relevance:
All study programs (with year of the version of study regulations) containing the course.

ABBG62 (P410-0048) Aviation Business (Basic), Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2015 , semester 5, mandatory course
ABBG62 (P410-0048) Aviation Business (Basic), Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2018 , semester 5, mandatory course
Workload of student for successfully completing the course. Each ECTS credit represents 30 working hours. These are the combined effort of face-to-face time, post-processing the subject of the lecture, exercises and preparation for the exam.

The total workload is distributed on the semester (01.04.-30.09. during the summer term, 01.10.-31.03. during the winter term).
The total student study time for this course is 150 hours.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
ABBG41 Air Law and ATC Procedures I & Operational Procedures I
ABBG42 General Aircraft Knowledge I & Principles of Flight I
ABBG43 Performance and Flight Planning I & Navigation I
ABBG44 Human Performance I & Communication I
ABBG45 Meteorology I
ABBG61 Visual Flight Training I

[updated 04.05.2016]
Recommended as prerequisite for:
Module coordinator:
Matthias Lehmann
Rolf Weymar

[updated 04.05.2016]
Learning outcomes:
The students shall attain the following competencies during the second phase of ATPL flight training:
-        Application of aviation knowledge
-        Aircraft control
-        Knowledge of/adherence to procedures
-        Radio communication
-        Risk, task and workload management
-        Situational awareness
-        Aeronautical decision making and problem solving

[updated 01.10.2020]
Module content:
Visual Flight Training Part 2
Phase 3 (RWL or FlightSafety Academy)
Exercises up to the VFR navigation progress test comprise dual instruction at night, flight lessons as student pilot-in-command and pilot in command. The instruction and testing comprises:
-        VFR cross country flights taking account of commercial aspects of aviation
-        VFR navigation progress test conducted by a flight instructor not connected with the applicant_s training
-        Night flight instruction including take-offs and landings as PIC

[updated 01.10.2020]
Teaching methods/Media:
Class briefings, lesson plans, flight preparation, pre-flight briefings, flight lessons, post-flight briefing, self-study according to lesson plans and homework assignments
Single engine airplane, white board, flip chart, iTunes U, iPad or MacBook, PC-MET Software,

[updated 01.10.2020]
Recommended or required reading:
-        Training Manual Part A Chapter 2, RWL German Flight Academy 2015
-        Training Manual Part B Chapter 1 through 10, RWL German Flight Academy 2013
-        Operations  Manual  Part A through C, RWL German Flight Academy 2013
-        POH PA 28, Piper Aircraft Corporation (latest version)
-        AIP VFR
-        Bottlang Airfield Manual, Jeppesen Sanderson Inc. (latest version)

[updated 01.10.2020]
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