Aircraft Sizing Review --> Aircraft Geometry, Quick Mass Sizing and P/L-Range, T/W and Wing Loading.
Longitudinal Flying Qualities and HTP design --> Introduction & common A/C tail configurations, HTP main functions, Tail architecture, Basic design guidelines, Longitudinal stability and control, Horizontal tail sizing in preliminary design.
Latero-Directional Flying Qualities and VTP design --> VTP main functions & common A/C tail configurations, VTP architecture, Basic design guidelines, Lateral-directional stability and control, Tail sizing in preliminary design.
Powerplant selection and installation --> Engine Types, Engine Integration, Propeller Analysis, Engine Ratings.
Landing Gear design --> Wheel suspension system, Landing gear retraction, Geometric design criteria, Equivalent single wheel load, Runway classification: LCN/LCG system.
Flight Loads --> General Introduction to Loads, Design Envelopes, Flight Load Conditions, NZ manoeuvres and Discrete Gusts, Pitch manoeuvres, Roll manoeuvres, Yaw and OEO manoeuvres.
Ground Loads --> Ground Loads Conditions, Landing Loads, Ground Handling Loads, General Aspects of Ground Loads.
Fatigue analysis --> Fatigue concept, Infinite-life, Safe-life, Fail-safe, Damage Tolerant: Accidents that changed aerospace engineering, The fatigue design Philosophy, Fatigue Analysis.
Weight estimation --> Aircraft Mass Breakdown, Rapid Mass Estimation Method, Semi-empirical Mass Estimation Method, CG and Moments of Inertia
Interaction Systems-Flight-Structures --> Aircraft Systems, Analysis of Systems Failures
Aircraft Cost analysis --> Life cycle cost analysis, Indirect operating cost, Direct operating cost.
Flight and Ground Testing --> Scope, Ground Tests, Flight Tests.