Courses & Units

Course rules for 27E Master of Business Administration (Maritime Technology and Management)

Course rules for 27E Master of Business Administration (Maritime Technology and Management)

Entry
1. The College of Sciences and Engineering may accept as a candidate for the Master of Business Administration (Maritime Technology and Management) a person who has completed an undergraduate degree of an Australian higher education institution or the equivalent standard in any other institution.
2. Candidates for the award shall complete the award requirements, as hereinafter prescribed, in not less than three semesters of full-time study [or its equivalent] and not more than four calendar years, from the time of first enrolment.

Course Structure
3. To qualify for the award, the candidate shall pass units totalling 150 credit points.
4. Candidates have the choice of completing twelve units of coursework or a dissertation option, subject to project and supervisor availability.
a. The coursework option comprises 62.5 credit points of core units and 87.5% credit points of degree electives.
b. The dissertation option comprises 62.5 credit points of core units; 37.5% credit points of degree electives and 50 credit points of dissertation units inclusive of JNB508 Research Methods.
5. 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 Master of Business Administration (Maritime Technology and Management) accompanying these specifications.
6. A candidate normally may not enrol in any semester in units totalling more than 50 credit points. This applies to all candidates including those in full-time employment during any given year.
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 paragraphs 4 and 5.

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

Miscellaneous
10. The College from may time to time make amendments to the Schedule to the specifications.
11. The specifications shall take effect on 1 January 2020 and shall apply to all candidates for the Masters, including those enrolling for the first time in that year and those enrolled subsequently.
12. The approved abbreviation for Master of Business Administration (Maritime Technology and Management) shall be MBA(MarTechMgt)