Courses & Units

Management and Operations JEE152

Rozelle - Sydney

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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 safety management.

Summary

Unit name Management and Operations
Unit code JEE152
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Coordinator Mr Mark Symes
Available as student elective?
Delivered By Delivered wholly by the provider

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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

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Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate familiarity with the stakeholders and structure of a railway business and some of the processes involved in management of the business
  • recognise the strengths and weaknesses and market opportunities in the management and operation of a railway business
  • describe and explain the role of asset management in a railway business
  • apply asset management principles and data in evaluating risk
  • list and use railway safety statistics and demonstrate an ability to undertake risk assessment as part of safety management
  • identify employee obligations in respect to ethics, occupational health and safety within the overall management of safety in a railway business
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
  • Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3

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Teaching

AssessmentPortfolio (20%)|Short essay questions (30%)|Case or problem activated learning (50%)
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Textbooks

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