Courses & Units

Introduction to Maritime Science, Engineering and Technology JEE246

Launceston

Introduction

This unit provides an introduction to the ocean environment and the role of maritime engineers in the design of maritime infrastructure. The unit covers essential elementary knowledge of marine sciences, types of marine crafts and maritime structures, marine systems, and ocean renewable energy technology. The unit also introduces the student to the application of project management concepts and tools within the broader maritime engineering context.

Summary

Unit name Introduction to Maritime Science, Engineering and Technology
Unit code JEE246
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics
Coordinator

Dr Nagi Abdussamie

Teaching staff

Dr Nagi Abdussamie

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 31/5/2020 31/5/2020

* 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).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2019.

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Learning Outcomes

ILO 1 Discuss fundamental knowledge of marine sciences relevant to maritime engineering

ILO 2 Describe the different types of marine crafts and structures that suit their operational role(s) and explain the different systems required to operate them

ILO 3 Explain the concepts and apply basic tools in project management in conjunction with the recognition of the importance of team work

ILO 4 Recognise the importance of ethics and sustainable engineering practice and argue their implications within the roles of engineers in the society

Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2020: $1,190.00 2020: $2,826.00 031701

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 x 1-hr lectures and 1 x 1-hr tutorial weekly (13 weeks)

Assessment

Examination 40%, Team project report 30%, Survey Report 20%, Online Quiz 10%

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Textbooks

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