The BSc (Hons) Aviation Fire & Rescue degree is a vocationally focussed programme intended to prepare students for employment within the aviation fire & rescue services and enhancing existing members of the emergency services career prospects and professional skills. It will enable students to critically assess the operational requirements of aviation and local authority fire and rescue services through a problem-solving approach and present the outcomes in a structured and coherent manner.
Semester 1 Starters:
4FF001 Introduction to the Modern Aviation Fire and Rescue Service (20 Credits)
4FF003 Fire Engineering Science Study Skills (20 Credits)
4FF006 Fire Risk Management (20 Credits)
4FF005 Introduction to Fire Leadership and Command (20 Credits)
4FF002 Fire Dynamics and Suppression (20 Credits)
4FF007 Fire Engineering Science (20 Credits)
5FF009 Emergency Planning (20 Credits)
5FF006 Hazardous Materials and the Environment (20 Credits)
5FF007 Fire Scene Investigation (20 Credits)
5FF002 Design and management of risks in airport buildings (20 Credits)
5FF001 Aircraft Design, Risks and Hazards (20 Credits)
5FF010 Operational Fire Leadership and Command (20 Credits)
6FF010 Fire and Rescue Service Law (20 Credits)
6FF012 Strategic Fire Leadership and Command (20 Credits)
6FF003 Design, risks and hazards of large civilian and military aircraft (20 Credits)
6FF002 Chemical, Biological, Radiation, Nuclear and Explosive Risks (20 Credits)
6FF001 Fire and Rescue Project (20 Credits)
6FF004 Interoperability, risk, crisis and disaster management in the aviation sector (20 Credits)
It is believed that this degree is the first vocationally focussed undergraduate programme for the aviation fire and rescue services. It has been specifically designed in consultation with relevant professional and industry bodies to offer students an opportunity to acquire the necessary academic skills to equip them for a professional career in the fire & rescue services. It is suggested the programme is highly-attractive to international students with a number of such enquiries already being received.
This programme has been specifically designed to prepare students for employment within the aviation fire & rescue services and to enhance the skills and knowledge of existing staff within the industry
As a graduate of this course you will be able to demonstrate:
Students must have studied a minimum of two years post GCSE level. However, it is expected that some applicants will be mature students with work experience, who wish to further their career development. These applicants will be processed through standard procedures, which may involve an interview as part of the process. Please seehttp://wlv.ac.uk/mature for further information.
Those who do not meet the entry requirements may be offered an alternative course
|Part time #||£2,975|
The University also offers a range of Bursaries and Scholarships in addition to other financial support packages
These fees are applicable for new entrants in 2019/0. If you have any queries regarding the fees listed please contact
These fees are for the current academic year only. Any subsequent years may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.
# Undergraduate part-time fees for 50% rate of study