This unit equips students with an understanding of the design features, operation and operational characteristics of the prime movers used on board a variety of vessels. Students apply this knowledge to obtaining effective engineering design solutions for marine propulsion systems, so that they can meet their functional purposes within national and international statutory and regulatory frameworks.
|Unit name||Marine Propulsion Systems|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||National Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics|
A/Prof Norman Lawrence
|Available as student elective?||No|
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- Bachelor of Engineering Degree
Fully online in Launceston/ 6 x 4-hour seminars in Sydney
Design Project 50%, Assignment 25%, Class test 12.5%, Online discussions 12.5%
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