FIN42280 Law of Aviation Finance

Academic Year 2023/2024

The module is delivered in a lecture based format, covering a variety of topics relevant to the legal framework for the financing of aircraft. The core topics can be broadly broken down into the following areas: introduction to basic legal concepts; leasing and trading aspects; financing structures; legal framework; restructuring / default related elements; airline regulatory; and sanctions and compliance.

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Curricular information is subject to change

Learning Outcomes:

The module aims to give students a strong grounding on the transactional side of leasing and trading aircraft and to provide an orientation around the legal framework involved as well as an overview of related themes including insurance, compliance issues, bankruptcy and environmental matters

Student Effort Type Hours
Autonomous Student Learning






Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations

Not applicable to this module.

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Assessment Strategy  
Description Timing Open Book Exam Component Scale Must Pass Component % of Final Grade
Continuous Assessment: Assessment on this module will be assignment based Throughout the Trimester n/a Graded No


Carry forward of passed components
Resit In Terminal Exam
Summer No
Feedback Strategy/Strategies

• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
• Group/class feedback, post-assessment
• Peer review activities

How will my Feedback be Delivered?

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Name Role
Ms Min Cao Lecturer / Co-Lecturer
Tutorial Offering 1 Week(s) - 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 30, 31, 32, 33 Fri 12:00 - 13:50
Lecture Offering 1 Week(s) - 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33 Wed 15:00 - 16:50

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