Courses & Units

Air Freight Transport JNB161

Launceston

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Introduction

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 picture of the air freight transport industry. Similar to other transport modes, the discussion of air freight transport will include both domestic and global markets. The unit will also introduce students to policies and regulations related to the air transport industry.

Summary

Unit name Air Freight Transport
Unit code JNB161
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Maritime and Logistics Management
Coordinator

Mark Warrener

Teaching staff

Mark Warrener

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

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

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 15/7/2019 9/8/2019 2/9/2019 20/10/2019

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2019: $1,369.00 2019: $2,549.00 089901

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following units:

JNB228

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

JNB228

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On-campus: 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components.

Off campus/Distance: online study guide and readings.

Assessment

On-campus: Coursework 60%, Examination 40%

Off campus/Distance: Coursework 60%, Take-home Examination 40%

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Textbooks

Required

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Recommended

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