Masters in Human Factors in Aeronautics

8230
Master of Science
Online
No
Graduate
Main Campus - Online
Major Code: 8230 Degree Awarded: Master of Science
Delivery Mode(s): Online Age Restriction: No
Admission Status: Graduate Location(s): Main Campus - Melbourne Online
Admission Materials: Letter of recommendation, résumé, objectives

The Master of Science in Human Factors in Aeronautics is offered online with both nonthesis and thesis options, requiring the satisfactory completion of a minimum of 30 credit hours for the nonthesis program and 33 credit hours of approved coursework including six hours of Thesis (AHF 5999) for the thesis program. Candidates without an aviation foundation may qualify for the program by taking Airspace Safety (AVT 5000) online as a prerequisite during the summer preceding fall semester entry.

Nonthesis Program Requirements
Year 1
Fall (6 credit hours)
  • AHF 5101 Human Factors in Man-Machine Systems
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AHF 5201 Human Performance 1
    Credit Hours: 0
Spring (6 credit hours)
  • AHF 5991 Sensation and Perception
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 5203 Impact of Aviation on Human Physiology
    Credit Hours: 0
Summer (6 credit hours)
  • AHF 5402 Situational Awareness and Decision-Making
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 5302 Aviation Accident Investigation
    Credit Hours: 0
Year 2
Fall (6 credit hours)
  • AVS 5204 Aviation Safety Analysis
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 5205 Aviation Statistics
    Credit Hours: 0
Spring (6 credit hours)
  • AHF 5202 Human Performance 2
    *
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AHF 5302 Human-Computer Interaction
    Credit Hours: 0
Total Credits Required: 30

*Serves as the capstone for this program.

Thesis Program Requirements
Year 1
Fall (6 credit hours)
  • AHF 5101 Human Factors in Man-Machine Systems
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AHF 5201 Human Performance 1
    Credit Hours: 0
Spring (6 credit hours)
  • AHF 5991 Sensation and Perception
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 5203 Impact of Aviation on Human Physiology
    Credit Hours: 0
Summer (6 credit hours)
  • AHF 5402 Situational Awareness and Decision-Making
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVT 5302 Aviation Accident Investigation
    Credit Hours: 0
Year 2
Fall (6 credit hours)
  • AVS 5204 Aviation Safety Analysis
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AVS 5205 Aviation Statistics
    Credit Hours: 0
Spring (6 credit hours)
  • AHF 5202 Human Performance 2
    Credit Hours: 0
  • AHF 5999 Thesis Research
    Credit Hours: 0
Year 3
Fall (3 credit hours)
  • AHF 5999 Thesis Research
    Credit Hours: 0
Total credits required: 33