Master of Business Administration (Maritime and Logistics Management) (J7N)

Overview  2015

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.

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Duration

mode.loadCategory not equal to Part Time
Minimum 1.5 Years, up to a maximum of 4 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 (extended)
Distance Launceston
Semester 1, Semester 2, Spring school (extended)

Full Fee Paying places available

This course may not be available to international students. Please see the list of distance courses (i.e. online and taken outside Australia) that are offered to international students

This business-oriented program equips students with a high level of understanding of the logistics and maritime industries. It provides the foundation for graduates to undertake senior management positions in these industries.

Career outcomes

Senior management positions within organisations involved in the international maritime and transport sectors.

Course structure

Compulsory Units

This unit introduces students to the concepts, applications and practice of management. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of management that are vital for the successful operation of any business. They will be exposed to a widely accepted body…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit aims to introduce students to the type of financial information that, as a manager, can expect to receive and to the techniques that can be used to analyse this information for decision making and control purposes. Also, this…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Business Logistics provides an introduction to the discipline of business logistics and its role in a successful business enterprise. It enables students to undertake integrated logistics management and to contribute positively to senior decision-making in this exciting field.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Plus at least one of the following units:

This unit covers contemporary issues in maritime economics from the managerial perspective. The main focus is on economic relationships and policies concerning shipowners, shippers, policy makers and other stakeholders in the maritime industry.…

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

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit exposes students to contemporary management practices in ports. The unit covers a broad range of topics including port functions and operations, port governance, port planning and development, port performance measurement, port competition and marketing, port logistics, environmental issues…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

International Maritime Policy is a key foundation unit for anyone interested in challenge of the informed management of the world's oceans and seas.International Maritime Policy is concerned with the development of public policy at the national, regional and international levels…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Additional Coursework Units

Optional Units

This unit aims to provide a thorough understanding and appreciation of the nature and processes of research. It is specifically designed to help those students engaged in research for the first time. This unit will help develop skills as a…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit provides students with a framework for understanding the field of international trade and the conduct of import and export business across global supply chains. The unit examines the environment for international trade, particularly political, social, economic, technological, environmental…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Effective human resource management is an important means of creating value and developing, through the employees, a competitive advantage for organisations in the 21st century. This unit will introduce students to the general theories and practices of managing people in…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit explores the need for knowledge to be managed in an organisation, and the tools and strategies that can be used to effectively manage the knowledge assets of that organisation. The unit starts with the identification of knowledge assets…

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

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit covers contemporary issues in maritime economics from the managerial perspective. The main focus is on economic relationships and policies concerning shipowners, shippers, policy makers and other stakeholders in the maritime industry.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Transformational Leadership is designed to enable students and those already employed in industry to further develop knowledge of what it is to lead and be led in an organisational environment characterised by rapid change and growing uncertainty. Studies will encompass…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit exposes students to contemporary management practices in ports. The unit covers a broad range of topics including port functions and operations, port governance, port planning and development, port performance measurement, port competition and marketing, port logistics, environmental issues…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The unit provides students with a framework for managing the strategic thinking and operation of an organisation and to help them develop skills in thinking and acting strategically. To steer an organisation towards the fulfilment of strategicpurpose requires a combination…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

In many industries, marketing as a discipline is the central focus of an organisation's operations. However, marketing has always been something of an unknown quantity in the maritime and logistics industries. This unit aims to remove that anomaly by creating…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Supply chain management has been identified by the business community as a key discipline which can generate significant cost savings, improve customer value and be used effectively to gain a sustainable competitive advantage. This unit develops the student's supply chain…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

International Maritime Policy is a key foundation unit for anyone interested in challenge of the informed management of the world's oceans and seas.International Maritime Policy is concerned with the development of public policy at the national, regional and international levels…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The Industry Research Project enables students to demonstrate application of their knowledge, research skills and problem-solving expertise. The unit involves original research and can be focused on an industry issue, a workplace project or another equivalent project with the prior…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Or 2 approved elective units. Students should consult the Course Coordinator regarding elective choices.

Dissertation Option

Candidates must select nine (9) postgraduate coursework units (including JNB508 Business Research) plus a dissertation of approximately 20,000-25,000 words which is equivalent to three (3) units as listed below.

Students undertake a major research study on a topic related to the maritime and logistics industries, which aims to make a significant contribution to maritime and logistics management knowledge.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Students undertake a major research study on a topic related to the maritime and logistics industries, which aims to make a significant contribution to maritime and logistics management knowledge.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Students undertake a major research study on a topic related to the maritime and logistics industries, which aims to make a significant contribution to maritime and logistics management knowledge.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Entry requirements

The entry requirements for these courses are given below:

An undergraduate degree of an Australian higher education institution or the equivalent standard in any other institution and at least two years' work experience

or

A Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Maritime and Logistics Management

or

A professional qualification such as a Certificate of Competency as a Master Class 1 (Unlimited) or Chief Engineer and at least two years' work experience.

or

If a first degree or professional qualification is not held, candidates may apply to the Department of Maritime and Logistics Management for consideration of their eligibility. These applicants are assessed on their work experience, other qualifications and current managerial responsibilities; a GMAT assessment may be required.

International students with English as a second language will need to have an IELTS score of 6, with no band less than 6.

Students who have commenced or completed the Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management can move into the MBA (MLM) program with credit for units successfully completed, provided the MBA(MLM) course requirements are met.

Candidates can progress to a research program by applying for entry to the Master of Philosophy or Doctor of Philosophy.

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.

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

International students

International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

Scholarships

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

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