Information Package / Course Catalogue
Global Distribution Systems I
Course Code: AGE409
Course Type: Required
Couse Group: First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 4
Objectives of the Course

To learn use of Amadeus Selling Platform as an electronic booking distribution system over the Internet as well as hotel and car reservations and fare calculations.

Course Content

CRS Systems, Information on Amadeus, Signature Entries and Help Pages; Access to information about the countries to be traveled, Amadeus Dialing Entries, City, Country, Airplane Type, Airport codes and names, Flight Possibilities, Flight Availability and Tariff, Availability entries, Place sales from the availability image, Passenger Reservation Creation; Changes to Passenger Reservation; Cancellation, Change of Class and Date, Mandatory entries of passenger name registration (Travel order, Passenger name, Phone number Ticketing information, passenger and travel information received person), Passenger Booking registration completion, Booking registration information, Hotel and Car Reservation; Information about Amadeus Hotel, Hotel Chain Codes, Hotel Categories, Hotel Reservations and Receiving Information about Hotels, Hotel Room Sales and Changes, Hotel Reservation from Passenger Name Registration, Exercise and Review on All Subjects.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Lec. Alperen DEMİR
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to analyse the use of Amadeus CRS system.
2.To be able to make online reservations and ticketing with Amadeus system.
3.To be able to make hotel and car reservation through the Amadeus system.
4. To be able to adapt the coding language on the Amadeus system.
5. To be able to have information about graphic views of Amadeus Selling Platform
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Amadeus exercise books, Amadeus training notes.
2.CD/DVD
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
CRS and GDS systems.
Week 2 - Theoretical
Information about Amadeus, signature input and output, General system presentation.
Week 2 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 3 - Theoretical
Amadeus Encode Decode Inputs and Exercises
Week 3 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 4 - Theoretical
City, Country, Aircraft Type, Airport codes and names.
Week 4 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 5 - Theoretical
Flight Possibilities, Flight Availability and Tariff.
Week 5 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 6 - Theoretical
Availability entries, sales from availability image.
Week 6 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 7 - Theoretical
Passenger Reservation Registration; Changes to Passenger Reservation; Cancellation, Class and Date Change, Mandatory entries of passenger name registration (Travel order, Passenger name, Phone number Ticketing information)
Week 7 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 8 - Theoretical
Changes to the passenger ticket template, Complementary information to the booking record.
Week 8 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 10 - Theoretical
Hotel and Car Reservation; Amadeus Hotel Information.
Week 10 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 11 - Theoretical
Information about Hotel Chain Codes, Hotel Categories, Hotel Reservations and Hotels.
Week 11 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 12 - Theoretical
Hotel room sales and changes, Hotel Reservation from Passenger Name Registration.
Week 12 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 13 - Theoretical
Car Rental Companies and Codes, Car Rental Locations and Codes, Car List Display, Rental car reservations and fares.
Week 13 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 14 - Theoretical
Changes in car rental reservations. Car Booking from Passenger Name Registration, Car Reservation Rules.
Week 14 - Preparation Work
Research
Week 15 - Theoretical
General Review
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%30
Final Examination1%50
Laboratory1%20
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140342
Lecture - Practice140114
Assignment70214
Laboratory101230
Midterm Examination1011
Final Examination1011
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)102
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Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue