Courses & Units

Management and Operations JEE152

Rozelle - Sydney

Note:

1 x lecture 120 minutes weekly, 1 x tutorial 12 minutes weekly

Introduction

The management of a modern railway is a complex challenging task because most modern railways are very large multi-faceted organisations with many stakeholders, not the least of which in Australia are state and federal governments, regulators, and of course customers. Management not only includes keeping the business going financially but also market analysis, service delivery, asset management and ethical and safety management.

Summary

Unit name Management and Operations
Unit code JEE152
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Coordinator

Mark Symes

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Rozelle - Sydney Semester 2 Off-Campus Domestic

Key

On-campus
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International students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* 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).

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Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to:

1. Demonstrate familiarity with the stakeholders and structure of a railway business and some of the processes involved in management of the business;

2. Recognise the strengths and weaknesses and market opportunities in the management and operation of a railway business;

3. Describe and explain the role of asset management in a railway business;

4. Apply asset management principles and data in evaluating risk;

5. List and use railway safety statistics and demonstrate an ability to undertake risk assessment as part of safety management;

6. identify employee obligations in respect to ethics, occupational health and safety within the overall management of safety in a railway business.

Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
039907 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,798.00

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x lecture 120 minutes weekly, 1 x tutorial 12 minutes weekly

Assessment

AT1 Short answer written responses 30%

AT2 Case Study 50%

AT3 Portfolio 20%

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Textbooks

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