Courses & Units

Marine Construction Techniques JVE141

Launceston

Note: Delivered under agreement with Alanvale TASTafe

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name Marine Construction Techniques
Unit code JVE141
Credit points 6.25
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring
Teaching staff External Delivery – Alanvale TASTafe teaching team
Level Introductory
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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

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 4/2/2019 14/6/2019 15/6/2019 16/6/2019
AMC MT Main Block 3 17/6/2019 15/11/2019 16/11/2019 17/11/2019
AMC MT Post Block 4 18/11/2019 27/12/2019 28/12/2019 29/12/2019

* 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
2 2019: $584.00 2019: $1,365.50 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

Mutual Exclusions

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

JVE134

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Practical

Assessment

Practical Assessment 

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

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Textbooks

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