MSc Aviation Security

The development and maintenance of effective security management has a pivotal role to play in all areas of the aviation sector – with a continually evolving and dynamic threat and risk landscape bringing constant and moving challenges. In cooperation with the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO), this MSc in Aviation Security allows you to explore and develop theories and methodologies to mitigate these risks, and consider and analyse the future of safe and secure aviation. By working together, Bucks New University and ICAO aim to realise the needs of the aviation industry for qualified and knowledgeable aviation security professionals through the creation and promotion of learning that is accessible by mature professionals and the next generation.

Course syllabus:

  1. Threat Risk and Impact Perspectives

  2. Aviation Risks and Security Challenges

  3. Organisations, Agencies and Air Travel Stakeholders

  4. Aviation and Organisational Resilience

  5. Research and Dissertation