Core Module Information
Module title: Airport Management

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: TSM08111
Module leader: Simon Chiu
School The Business School
Subject area group: Tourism and Languages

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Airport management and the changing nature of airports
Airport economics and performance
Airport-airline relationship
Commercial facilities at airports
Marketing Airports
Airport, the environment and impact management
The destination and the airport
Safety and security issues at airports

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Demonstrate knowledge and systematic understanding of the airline and airport sector
LO2: Identify the main revenue streams for airports and techniques for measuring performance
LO3: Demonstrate understanding of the safety and security issues and airports and measures for dealing with these
LO4: Analyse the main issues in contemporary airport management
LO5: Analyse the economic and environmental impacts of airports
LO6: Identification and discussion of the link between airports and their host area

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, Face-to-Face, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 002
Primary mode of delivery: Face-to-Face
Location of delivery: CRAIGLOCKHAR
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Ellis Urquhart
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 12
Face To Face Seminar 12
Face To Face Seminar 10
Independent Learning Guided independent study 166
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 40 1-3 8 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 1500
Project - Written 60 4-6 13 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 2000
Component 1 subtotal: 40
Component 2 subtotal: 60
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
TSM08111 Airport Management