Bachelor of Applied Science (Maritime Technology Management) (J3P)

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.

: 65

 

Duration

Minimum 3 Years, up to a maximum of 7 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

Course rules     View 2016 information

Duration
Minimum 3 Years, up to a maximum of 7 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.

: 65 or equivalent
Course code
Course rules
CRICOS: 062252M
Current students
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Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2
IMPORTANT NOTE for students enrolling in JND151 Shipboard Operations 1 for Semester 2 intake:

Personal Protective Equipment Requirement

  • Boiler suit (Overalls) - long sleeved (colour optional). Currently in Australia there are no Standards regarding the wearing or composition/manufacture of overalls.
  • Safety Footwear – the Australian Standards governing this area are AS/NZS 2210.1.2010 and AS/NZS 2210.3.2009.
  • Safety glasses- the Australian Standards governing this area are AS/NZS 1337 and AS/NZS 1337.1:2010 Personal Eye Protection. Any safety eyewear should have the AS1337 stamp marked on the item.

The Bachelor of Applied Science (Maritime Technology Management) prepares students for business and management careers in the maritime and logistics industries. Students gain a working knowledge of core business areas including financial resource management, economics, human resource management and logistics. In addition, technology units in Ship Design and Production, Engineering Fundamentals, Offshore Engineering and Operations, and Programming and Problem Solving for Engineers introduce students to the technological aspects of the maritime transport business. The course is complemented by maritime and logistics units such as Ship Operations Management and Port and Terminal Management in order to provide an understanding of the environment of the industries in which the students plan to develop a career.

Career outcomes

The Bachelor of Applied Science (Maritime Technology Management) prepares students for business and management careers in the maritime and shipping industries in areas such as ship management, operations management, materials handling, port and terminals management and project management.

Course structure

Additional course information

Please note that all technology units [ie. those units starting with the prefix "JEE and JND" must be studied on campus (Launceston)]. Students seeking admission into Semester 2 intake may not be able to enrol in all units as per the course structure due to the requirement to hold a white card. Units offered through the Department of Maritime and Logistics Management (ie. those units starting with the prefix "JNB") can be studied on campus or on-line.

Restrictions apply to international students and the number of units they can undertake on-line. Please contact your Faculty Officer for more information.

Students will complete 24 units as per below list/instruction:

Year 1

Required Units

The unit is primarily designed for students to develop basic to intermediate computer-based skills to solve maritime engineering problems using MATLAB. The emphasis is on developing solution algorithms, implementing these with computer programming, and presenting results in a clear and…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1
Cradle CoastSemester 1

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

This course is designed to give students an overview of engineering design, creativity, visualisation, expression and technical communication using oral and written skills. It provides an introduction to graphical communication using manual sketching and computer-aided drafting. Topics include problem formulation,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1
Cradle CoastSemester 1

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

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

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

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

The aim of this unit is to provide students with general skills and knowledge on the range of engineering operational activities in the offshore and near shore sectors.The scope of the unit encompasses the essential theories or marine scienceand working…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

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

On completion of this unit, students will have the skills, knowledge and attributes to undertake shipboard operations relevant to a trainee deck officer as required by the STCW Convention under the supervision of a Deck or Engineer Officer or Chief…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 2

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

Year 2

Required Units
Special note:  JNB223 is replaced by BEA111 in 2017.

JNB223 provides students with the fundamental principles of microeconomics and macroeconomics. Microeconomics is concerned with the behaviour of a firm in an industry/market, especially its decisions regarding production, competition and the management of limited resources. Macroeconomics is concerned with issues…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

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

Maritime Law is a key unit for those interested in the legal underpinnings of world trade, commerce and development.Maritime Law examines the fundamental legal framework for the conduct of international and domestic maritime trade and commerce. Maritime law has ancient…

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 principles of Marine Engineering and Ship operations. Students will be exposed to a range of system configurations and their characteristics. Key topics include ship propulsion systems and auxiliary ship systems and equipment, ship…

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 broad appreciation of the nature and importance of logistics activities and an understanding of some of the key concepts and tools used by logistics managers. After studying the unit students should be able to…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

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

This unit introduces students to analytical methods and their application to business management. The unit covers both quantitative and qualitative techniques such as data presentation, estimation and hypothesis tests, linear regression, forecasting, decision making under uncertainty, linear programming, scenario analysis,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2
LauncestonSpring school (November)

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

The objective of this unit is to provide students with the skills to ensure that their engineering projects are thoroughly planned, well managed and successful. Technical, financial and managerial skills will be learned, where possible using relevant case studies. As…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

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

PLUS two intermediate level student electives

Year 3

Required Units

The objective of this unit is to provide a basic understanding of the organisation and operation of the maritime industry. The main focus is on the economic behaviour of shipowners, shippers, and other stakeholders in the markets for liquid bulk,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

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

This unit explores the employment relationship and the importance of strategically managing people from their initial talent attraction through to retirement or termination. In working through this unit studies are focussed on effective and efficient strategic human resource management as…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

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

This unit provides students with knowledge of the fundamental concepts of statical stability and trim of intact and damaged floating structures and the associated practical implications and applications within a regulated environment.This is a unit pivotal to an adequate knowledge…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

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

This unit exposes students to contemporary management practices in ports. The design of this unit is set in such a way as to meet the need of students at different stages in their careers and at different levels in their…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

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

This unit is designed to provide students with an opportunity to complete their final year project by employing various research methods and techniques with which they have been equipped. The aim of this unit is to encourage students to apply…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

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

The unit provides an introduction to fundamental aspects of the rational engineering approach to, and issues which influence, the design of small motorized and sailing craft. The unit introduces the student to the overall philosophy and techniques involved in the…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

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

PLUS two advanced level student electives

Entry requirements

Admission Prerequisites

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

Year 12 students with an ATAR score clearly in 65, including studies in pre-tertiary English and Mathematics Applied. Recommended studies include Mathematics Extension, Physics and/or Senior Science.

Students without pre-tertiary Mathematics or Physics should undertake foundation studies to meet the entry requirements.. For more information on foundation units, please view the following links:

http://www.utas.edu.au/courses/set/units/kma002-applied-mathematics-foundation 

http://www.utas.edu.au/courses/set/units/kya004-physics-foundation-unit 

Alternative entry is available for applicants with a minimum of 2 years appropriate work experience.

International students from a non-English speaking background 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

Eligible students may enrol in a double degree, combining this degree with the Bachelor of Business (Maritime and Logistics Management). Suitable graduates also have the option to enrol in an Honours year or postgraduate studies.

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): $29,250 AUD*.

* Please note that this is an indicative fee only.

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