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

Overview  2019

ATAR

Guaranteed Entry ATAR

Guaranteed Entry ATAR

Achievement of a specified ATAR will guarantee acceptance into a course or institution, subject to any non-ATAR criteria being met, such as a prerequisite study or English language proficiency.

: 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, Spring school (November)

Commonwealth Supported places available

ATAR

Guaranteed Entry ATAR

Guaranteed Entry ATAR

Achievement of a specified ATAR will guarantee acceptance into a course or institution, subject to any non-ATAR criteria being met, such as a prerequisite study or English language proficiency.

: 65

Duration

Minimum 3 Years
Entry requirements

Location

Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2, Spring school (November)
This course is not accepting new admissions in 2019. Prospective students interested in finding out more about alternate study options for 2019 commencement are encouraged to consider the new course P3E Bachelor of Global Logistics and Maritime Management or to contact the UTAS Information Centre on 1300 363 864 or course.info@utas.edu.au for further advice.

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.

Professional Recognition

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.

IMPORTANT NOTE for students enrolling in JND151 Shipboard Operations 1:

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.

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

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

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

The purpose of this unit is to provide you with a good understanding of concepts and topics associated with the maritime industry in order for you to have sufficient prior knowledge to study other units within the Department of Maritime…

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

This unit is an introduction to a range of concepts that are fundamental to understanding electrical theory. Students will develop their understanding of electrical circuits and circuit analysis through lectures and laboratory work. Students are provided with the opportunity to…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

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

PLUS one introductory level student elective

Year 2

Required Units

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

This unit is currently unavailable.

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 ocean environment and the role of maritime engineers in the design of maritime infrastructure. The unit covers essential elementary knowledge of marine sciences, types of marine crafts and maritime structures, marine systems, and…

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 1
LauncestonSpring school (November)

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

This unit introduces students to both quantitative and qualitative methods and their applications to decision-making in business management. The unit covers data analysis techniques around data presentation and interpretation, estimation, sampling, hypothesis testing and regression analysis, but it also broadly…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

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

This unit introduces the student to the overall philosophy, rational thought process and engineering techniques required for the conceptual design of marine structures, ocean vehicles and maritime engineering systems. The unit will also introduce student to the concepts of engineering…

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 from an economics perspective. The main focus is on the economic behaviour of shipowners, shippers, and other stakeholders in the…

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 aims to explores the role of sea ports, terminals, their operating environment and management. It covers a wide range of topics in port and terminal management including ownership and governance models, pricing, competition, marketing, logistics, performance evaluation, development…

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

This unit provides an introduction to fundamental aspects of the rational engineering approaches and issues which influence the construction of marine vessels, on-board systems and offshore structures including materials. The unit will serve sympathetic approaches of the procedures, processes, tools,…

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

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

Satisfactory completion of Year 12 (TCE, VCE, HSC or equivalent), including Mathematics Applied, with a pre-tertiary science subject strongly recommended (Physics, Physical Science or Chemistry preferred). Students without pre-tertiary Mathematics should undertake a bridging course in mathematics prior to starting the course. Bridging courses are also available for the science subjects. International students from a non-English speaking background need to have an IELTS score of 6.

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.

Suitable graduates have the option to enrol in an Honours year or postgraduate studies.

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units a student enrols in. In 2019, this fee is $44.70 per unit. In 2019, the maximum charge for full time students is $298.

International students

2019 Total Course Fee (international students): $93,963 AUD*.

Course cost based on a rate of $30,250 AUD per standard, full-time year of study (100 credit points).

* Please note that this is an indicative fee only.

International students

International students are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the annual rate. International students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Scholarships

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

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