Courses & Units

International Transport Systems JNB158

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name International Transport Systems
Unit code JNB158
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Australian Maritime College
Maritime and Logistics Management
Discipline Maritime and Logistics Management
Teaching staff

Dr Jiangang Fei

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Requisites

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

JNB216

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On-campus: 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components.

Distance: Study guide and readings.

Assessment

On-campus: Coursework 50%, Examination 50%

Distance: Coursework 50%, Take-home Examination 50%

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Textbooks

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