Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management (J1B)

Overview  2017

ATAR

ATAR Clearly-In Rank

Clearly-in Rank

The Clearly-in Rank is the lowest score at which students were granted entry in the first offer round in 2015.

The Clearly-in rank should be used as a guide for entry. Note: entry to some courses requires a combination of criteria (ie. folio, interview, GMAT) not just ATAR alone.

: 50

 

Duration

Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 3 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2
Distance Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2

Course rules     View 2016 information

Duration
Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 3 Years
Entry requirements
ATAR Clearly-In Rank

Clearly-in Rank

The Clearly-in Rank is the lowest score at which students were granted entry in the first offer round in 2015.

The Clearly-in rank should be used as a guide for entry. Note: entry to some courses requires a combination of criteria (ie. folio, interview, GMAT) not just ATAR alone.

: 50 or equivalent
Course code
Course rules
CRICOS: 062261K
Current students
View 2016 information
Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2
Distance Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2
The Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management has been developed to provide students with contemporary business expertise for careers in management and administration in the maritime and logistics industries and related areas. This course also provides a pathway into the Associate Degree of Maritime and Logistics Management and the Bachelor of Business (Maritime and Logistics Management).

The Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management aims to prepare students for their early careers in the maritime and logistics industries with the following skills.

  • Identify and coherently explain some core business management concepts and have general knowledge of the international maritime and logistics industries.
  • Effectively assess complex situations in the international maritime and logistics industries and apply business management reasoning towards informed decision-making.
  • Exercise judgement in contributing towards solutions to straightforward problems in the maritime and logistics contexts; incorporating social, ethical, regulatory, global, and business management perspectives.
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders from the maritime and logistics industries.
  • Reflect on performance feedback in the maritime and logistics context to identify and action learning opportunities and self-improvement.

Career outcomes

The Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management is designed to prepare students for management and administrative careers in private enterprise, industry organisations and government in the areas of commercial shipping, ports and terminals, transport policy and administration, freight forwarding and exporting and importing.

Course structure

Additional Notes

Units can only be undertaken in the semester in which they are offered.

It is strongly recommended that JNB154 International Business Communication is taken as the first unit.

Year 1

Students will complete 8 compulsory units as per the list below.

Special note: JNB159 is replaced by BFA103 in 2017.

International Business Communication enables students to develop the fundamental written and verbal communication skills necessary for effective communication in their international business careers and their academic studies. Additionally, the significance of communication skills to successful business organisations is explored.…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit provides students with a good understanding of individual sectors in the maritime industry. It provides you with an introduction to the maritime industry's history, maritime geography and the concept of maritime transport in facilitating international trade. This unit…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

JNB159 allows students' to progress their understanding of financial information rather than be a detailed study of accounting practices. It has been designed to enable students to learn basic functions of the related discipline areas of accounting, finance, management and…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit is designed to provide students with the essential elements of modern exporting and importing practice. It attempts to blend the academic rigour of the principles of international trade with practical and operational aspects of export and import management.…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit provides an introduction to the technical and operational aspects of ship management. This unit examines the operations that are necessary to transport cargo in a safe, efficient, and commercially viable manner. It looks at ships' nautical, commercial and…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The commercial law foundation of this unit includes five (5) major areas of civil law, being contract, tort, property, commercial entities and relationships and commercial transactions. Specific transport law and policy topics are then studied including governance and regulation of…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

International Transport Systems provides students with an understanding of international transport and the way it operates. The unit will cover various topics such as transport modes (road, rail, air and water transport) and terminals, global transport system, inter-modal transport, transport…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit covers a wide range of topics such as the management and organisation of air freight operations, airline, marketing and pricing strategies, fleet planning, scheduling, and management, cargo handling security and terminal management, which will give students a holistic…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Or

This unit is not on offer in 2017. Students may like to enrol in JNB161 Air Freight Transport as an alternate elective choice.Trade and border controls are a significant element of international trade. By studying the key elements of border…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Entry requirements

Admission Prerequisites

General entry requirements as per the following link:Domestic General Entry Requirements

  • Satisfactory completion of Year 12 (TCE, VCE, HSC or equivalent with an ATAR score clearly in 50) OR successful completion of previously offered Certificate in Maritime and Logistics Management.
  • AMC will consider applications from people who do not have the above qualifications, but who seek admission on the basis of experience gained in industry or government. 
  • International students from a non-English speaking background also need to have an IELTS score of 6. For full details on the English requirements, please visit:http://www.utas.edu.au/international/how-to-apply/entry-requirements/english-language-requirements

Articulation from

This course provides a pathway into the Associate Degree of Maritime and Logistics Managment or the Bachelor of Business(Maritime and Logistics Management). Successful completion of the Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management results in credit for 8 units in either the Associate Degree or the Bachelor of Business.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Fees for Domestic students are based on individual unit selections. Please refer to the fees section of each unit description to work out an indicative annual cost.

Annual Tuition Fee is inclusive of the compulsory Student Services and Amenities (SSA) fee. The SSA for 2017 is $294 AUD.

International students

2017 Annual Tuition Fee (international students): $27,500 AUD*.

* Please note that this is an indicative fee only.

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Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

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