International Transport Systems provides students with an understanding of international transport and the way it operates. The unit will cover various topics such as transport modes (road, rail, air and water transport) and terminals, global transport system, intermodal transport, transport and logistics, the relationship between transport and economic development, social and environmental impacts of transport, and transport policy and planning. This unit lays the foundation for students to progress into the study of other units at AMC, for example Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
|Unit name||International Transport Systems|
|Faculty/School||Australian Maritime College
Maritime and Logistics Management
|Discipline||Maritime and Logistics Management|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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|Band||Field of Education|
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On-campus: 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components.
Distance: Study guide and readings.
On-campus: Coursework 50%, Examination 50%
Distance: Coursework 50%, Take-home Examination 50%
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