This unit provides the students
with the knowledge and skills to plan and carry out marine engineering related
maintenance and fabrication on-board ships. They are provided with the
knowledge and skills to plan, manage and use fabrication machinery and tools,
including manual metal arc welding techniques, heat treatment, cast iron
welding and metal cutting operations. Further they perform brazing and silver
soldering on soft joints.
This unit meet the requirements for knowledge, understanding and proficiency set out by the Maritime Training Package MAR, the STCW 2010 (Manila Amendments) and Table A-III/1 and AIII/2 of the STCW code.
|Unit name||Marine Construction Techniques|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Teaching staff||External Delivery – Alanvale TASTafe teaching team|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 1||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Main Block 3||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Launceston||AMC MT Post Block 4||On-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|
|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.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2020: $595.00||2020: $1,413.00||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.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
MEM05012C – Perform routine manual metal arc welding
MEM05004C - Perform routine Oxy-acetylene welding
MEM05007C - Perform manual heating and thermal cutting
MEM05006C - Perform brazing and or silver soldering
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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