Science & Technology Course

Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics

Course Type: Bachelor Degree | Study Mode: Full-Time
Keywords: Bachelor | Full Time | Part Time | Aeronautics | Science | Technology
ERC Institute Courses Course Provider:
ERC Institute

Course Detail

Introduction
ERC Institute - Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
 
 
As Singapore's aeronautics industry continues to grow, so do job opportunities in the field. But just what exactly is aeronautics? Basically, it can be defined as the science of flight. Designing an airplane or other type of flying machine, manufacturing them, operating them, maintaining them. It all falls under aeronautics. That means you could be anything from a scientist to a technician to an engineer or pilot. No matter which type of aeronautics career you want, a good place to start is by getting your Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics (BSA).
 
Awarded by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, offered by ERC Institute (ERCI), the 120-credit hour degree program offers courses in human factors, security, aviation safety, occupational safety and health, air traffic control, aircraft maintenance and aeronautical science. Several degree minors allow you to tailor your degree to your particular interests and career goals.
 
Through the BSA program, you can:
 
Gain a broad knowledge base of aeronautics
Be prepared for becoming a pilot, air traffic controller or regulator, and more
Benefit from faculty who are experienced industry professionals themselves
 
Area Of Studies
Assessment Framework
 
Courses are assessed by a combination of coursework, practical assignments and examinations. Formative assessments will also be included, as well as self- and peer-assessment and research projects.
 
Entry Requirements
Students applying from Singapore:
 
Polytechnic Students:
 
Official copies of your polytechnic transcripts. In order for these documents to be considered official you must request an original copy from your polytechnic institution.
Copy of your polytechnic diploma.
Copy of our O/A level examination results.
 
O/A Level Students:
 
Official copies of your General Certificate of Education Ordinary and if applicable your Advanced level results. In order for these documents to be considered official, you must present to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University the original certificates so that an official copy can be made. Students who have taken "A" level examinations are eligible for exemptions based on the subjects they've taken and the grades received. 
 
International Students
 
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University requires that all international students meet the university minimum requirements for admission. These requirements vary from country to country and each application to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is reviewed on an individual case-by-case basis. 
 
Students studying in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma are eligible for exemptions based on the subjects they've taken and the grades received. 
 
Students who have taken "A" level examinations are eligible for exemptions based on the subjects they've taken and the grades received. For a list of "A" level exemptions, please click here.
 
Applicants for whom English is not the primary language must either:
 
Attain a minimum score on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) of 550 (paper-based) or 79-80 (Internet-based).
Attain a minimum score on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) of 6.0.
Earn transferable credit for a course that is the equivalent of ENGL 123 (English Composition) at an accredited postsecondary institution.
Show evidence of attendance and graduation from a secondary school in which the language of instruction was English.
International students should visit Singapore's Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) FAQ website for information on the issuance of a student pass/student visa. All student pass requirements will be shared with students when an admission decision is made by the university.
 
Official/Attested copies of documents listed above should be mailed to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Office of Enrollment Management, 75 Bukit Timah Road, #02-01 Boon Siew Building, Singapore 229833. Alternatively, students may make an appointment to bring original documents in so that an official copy can be made.
 
Only upon submission of the documents listed above will the University be able to process your application.
 
Other Information
Full-Time (courses conducted during the day)
 
Students pursuing the BSA degree program at a full-time pace will take 3 courses each term. The 120 credit hour BSA degree is designed to be completed in 3.5 years. However, diploma and/or "A" level holders are eligible for a significant number of course exemptions and can expect to complete the degree program in as little as 2 years.
 
Part-Time (courses conducted during the evening)
 
Students pursuing the BSA degree program at a part-time pace will take 2 courses each term. The full 120 credit hour BSA degree is designed to be completed in 5 years. However, diploma and/or "A" level holders are eligible for a significant number of course exemptions and can expect to complete the degree program in as little as 3 years. Part-time students also have the option of accelerating completion of the degree by taking some courses entirely online.
 
 
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