Courses & Units

Air Freight Transport JNB161

Launceston

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Introduction

This unit covers a wide range of topics relating to the air freight transport industry including its management and operation, economic and market characteristics, airports and aircraft, marketing and pricing strategies, forecasting, cargo handling and terminal management, designed to give you a holistic picture of the air freight transport industry. The discussion of air freight transport will focus on the movement of cargo by air in both domestic and global markets. The unit will also introduce you to policies and regulations that govern the air freight transport industry.

Summary

Unit name Air Freight Transport
Unit code JNB161
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Maritime and Logistics Management
Coordinator

Mark Warrener

Teaching staff

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic 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 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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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
030909 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,798.00

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Requisites

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following units:

JNB228

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

JNB228

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On-campus: 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components.

Distance: Study Guide and Readings.

Assessment

On-campus: Coursework 60%, Examination 40%

Distance: Coursework 60%, Take-home Examination 40%

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Textbooks

Required

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