Courses & Units

Maritime Environmental Awareness JVD224

Launceston

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Introduction

This unit is based on the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Model Course titled
'Marine Environmental Awareness'. The lectures present knowledge of the diversity and
functional significance of marine life and how this environment can be adversely impacted by
industrial and transport technologies. This information creates an understanding of the
importance of maritime industry regulatory frameworks, the roles of major industry players
and the need for compliance with IMO environmental protection Protocols and Conventions.
The leadership role undertaken in protecting environments from pollution, through sound and
sustainable shipping practices, is work-shopped to emphasise the operations and operations
engineering functions of marine, maritime-related plant, processes and personnel.

Summary

Unit name Maritime Environmental Awareness
Unit code JVD224
Credit points 2.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring
Coordinator

Reza Emad

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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
Launceston AMC MT Post Block 4 Off-Campus International 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
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
AMC MT Post Block 4 16/11/2020 23/12/2020 26/12/2020 27/12/2020

* 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.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2019: $233.00 2019: $546.20 031705

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

Prerequisites

JVD170 and JVD171 and JVD172 and JVD173

Mutual Exclusions

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

JVD177

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Distance

Assessment

Final examination (100%)

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Textbooks

RequiredNone
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