Shipboard Experience unit – undertaken during sea-time
This unit provides students with theoretical and practical electronics knowledge applied to various ship-board systems. It addresses the analogue, digital and power electronics involved with engine room and bridge equipment such as radar, echo sounder, gyro compass, communication, computer networking etc.
|Unit name||Shipboard Operational Experience (ETO)|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Ships Electro-technical Officer / Chief Engineer supervision
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 1||Off-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 3||Off-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|AMC MT Main Block 1||3/2/2020||12/6/2020||13/6/2020||14/6/2020|
|AMC MT Main Block 3||15/6/2020||13/11/2020||14/11/2020||15/11/2020|
* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2019: $584.00||2019: $1,365.50||031301|
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Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
JVD170 and JVD171 and JVD172 and JVD173 and JVD174 and JNE123
Lecture / Practical
Assignment 1 – Shipboard and Safety Familiarisation Part A
Assignment 2 – Shipboard and Safety Familiarisation Part B
Assignment 3 – Shipboard and Safety Familiarisation Part C - OH&S
Assignment 4 – Shipboard and Safety Familiarisation Part D – Deck Operations
Assignment 5 – Marine Electrical Engineering - Distribution
Assignment 6 – Marine Electrical Engineering - Generators
Assignment 7 – Marine Electrical Engineering - Motors
Assignment 8 – Marine Control and System Engineering
Assignment 9 – Maintenance and Repair of Electrical and Electronic Equipment
Assignment 10 – Maintenance and Repair of Deck Electrical Equipment
Assignment 11 – Electrical / Electronic Equipment on the Navigation Bridge
Assignment 12 – Electrical / Electronic Equipment in Accommodation
Assignment 13 – Controlling the Operations of the Ship and Care for Persons – Vessel Contingency Plans
Assignment 14 – Feedback on Training
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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