Courses & Units

Seakeeping and Manoeuvring JEE329

Introduction

Knowledge of the behaviour of a marine vehicle in waves and its manoeuvring characteristics is essential when designing such vehicles. The purpose of the unit is to introduce the concepts of ship behaviour in waves and ship manoeuvring and to introduce the process of evaluating the seakeeping and manoeuvring performance of a marine vehicle. This builds on the basic engineering knowledge gained in previous years.

Summary

Unit name Seakeeping and Manoeuvring
Unit code JEE329
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Australian Maritime College
National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Coordinator

Dr Jonathan Duffy

Teaching staff

Dr Jonathan Duffy

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 hours Lectures weekly; 1 hour Tutorial, Laboratories as advised

Assessment

Exam 50%, Class tests 20%, Assignment 20%, Laboratory 10%

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Textbooks

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