Courses & Units

Commercial Ship Management JNB534


Please note that this unit is only offered in the Spring Semester.

This unit introduces shipping fleet management processes and develops the knowledge and skills required to manage such processes. The areas covered include: supply and demand in the world shipping fleet; the organisation of coastal, international and liner shipping operations; fleet management processes and procedures; the issues and challenges associated with the effective and efficient maintenance of a shipping fleet. [Note: this entry may be revised following expert consultation]


Unit name Commercial Ship Management
Unit code JNB534
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Australian Maritime College
Maritime and Logistics Management
Discipline Maritime and Logistics Management

Prashant Bhaskar

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


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Band Field of Education
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Teaching Pattern

Distance delivery.


Assignment 1 - 25%

Assignment 2 - 35%
Take home examination - 40%.
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