ONE-YEAR POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN AVIATION LAW & AIR TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT
1.1.1 - General Principles of Law
Introduction to Law :
Definition, Nature, Scope and Development of law - Sources of Law, Legal Concepts, Difference between Substantive and Procedural Law;
Indian Constitution -
Salient Features, Fundamental Rights and Duties, Relevant Provisions relating to Space Law;
Law of Contract –
Nature, Scope and Definition of Contract, Essentials of a Contract, Classification of Contracts, Breach of Contract, Discharge of Contract, Remedies in Contract Law;
Law of Torts –
Meaning and Essentials of Tort, Liability, Judicial and Non-Judicial Remedies, Defences, Negligence, Types of Damages;
Criminal Law –
Definition, nature and scope of criminal law, Essentials, Defences, Offences relating to person and property;
Civil and Criminal Procedure Code, Evidence Act, Property Law -
Public International Law -
Introduction to International Law - Definition, Nature, Scope and Development of International Law, Sources of International Law, Subjects of International Law, Relation between International Law and Municipal Law Domestic Application of International Law in India.
1.1.2 - Principles of Management
Introduction to Management:
Backdrop to Management, History of Management, Nature and Process of Management, Dimensions of Management, Functions of Management, Characteristics of Management, Management : A Profession, Significance of Management, Evolution of Management, General Theories of Management, Management by Objectives, Managerial Roles, Skills, Competencies.
Introduction, Concept, Importance, Limitations, Components of Planning, Guidelines for Policy Formulations, Programme and Strategy;
Organization; Concept and Theories of Organization:
Human Factors, Important Steps and Benefits, Types of Organization and System views, Organizational Structure and Systems Organizational Effectiveness, Departmentation, Delegation and Decentralization, Organizational Structure in a Globalizing World;
Introduction, Characteristics, Motivation – Process, Objective, Mechanism, Significance, Theories;
Functions, Views, Leadership v. Management, Factors of Leadership, Leadership v. Power, Leadership Attitudes, Theories, Managerial Grid, Framework Model of Leadership;
Characteristics, Pre-requisites, Types, Process, Methods, Uses, Importance and Shortcomings;
Coordination in Organizations:
Concept, Characteristics, Importance, Principles, Objectives, Types and Purposes of Coordination.
1.1.3.- International Air Law
Introduction to International Law including Definition, Nature, Scope and development; Sources and Subjects of International Law; Relation between International Law and Municipal Law; Definition of air law; delimitation between air space and outer space; nature, scope and sources of international air law; concept of state sovereignty in air law; various theories on the extension of air law; development of air law (from 1903 to 1944) by the Paris Convention 1910 and 1919, the Chicago Convention of 1944; The Development of International Air Law by the Chicago Convention 1944, its Various Annexes – General and Technical Regulations by the ICAO; Debate on Bilateralism Vs Multilateralism – the Growing Trends of Regionalism in International Civil Aviation; Bilateral Agreements in Civil Aviation and India; Management of the Prevention of Unlawful Interference with Civil Aviation; The Institutional and Legal Problems of the New Communications, Navigation, Surveillance and Air Traffic Management (CNS / ATM) Systems; New Developments in Airports and Air Routes. Application and Implementation of CNS / ATM technologies in Indian Civil Aviation; Changing Global Trends in Airports Ownership and Management: Emerging Legal Issues; Rights and privileges of Air passengers: The growing need of consumer protection in Civil Aviation; Emerging Trends of Global Alliances, mergers, code sharing and Computer Reservation System in Civil Aviation – Need for a new Law?; Issues Relating to the Aircraft Financing and Leasing – and the Global Trends in Aviation Insurance; Settlement of Aviation- Related Disputes.