Courses & Units

Course rules for J6N Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management

Course rules for J6N Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management

Entry
1.The College of Sciences and Engineering may accept as a candidate for the Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management a person who:
a.has successfully completed an AQF level 7 degree from an Australian higher education institution; or

b.holds a professional qualification such as a Certificate of Competency as a Master Class 1(Unlimited) or Engineer Class 1/Chief Engineer (Unlimited) and at least two years' work experience; or

c.has qualified for admission to a Graduate Certificate in Maritime and Logistics Management

2.Candidates for the award shall complete the award requirements, as hereinafter prescribed, in not less than two semesters of full-time study [or its equivalent] and not more than three calendar years,from the time of first enrolment, unless otherwise approved by the Executive Dean.

Course Structure
3.To qualify for the award, the candidate shall pass units totalling 100 credit points from the accompanying Schedule.
4.The units which may be included in a course for the award shall, unless otherwise approved by the Executive Dean, be in accordance with the Schedule of units for the Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management accompanying these specifications.
5.Units may be counted towards the award only if they have been taken in accordance with prerequisites determined by the College.
6.A candidate normally may not enrol in any semester in units totalling more than 50% weighting, or if the candidate is in full-time employment during any given Semester, more than 25% weighting.
7.Where two or more units of the same name or content are offered within the University, only one may be counted towards the award.
8.In every case the candidate's choice of units and the order in which they are taken shall be subject to approval by the Executive Dean in accordance with the requirements of paragraph 3.

Credit for Previous Studies
9.Passes in subjects or units in other honours or postgraduate courses (completed or otherwise) in this University or another approved tertiary institution (or other approved professional examining body) may be credited towards the degree, provided that the College may specify what more a candidate so credited shall be required to do to qualify for the award.

Miscellaneous
10.The College may from time to time make amendments to the Schedule accompanying these specifications.
11.The approved abbreviation for the award of Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management shall be GradDip(MarLogMgt)