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.
|Unit name||Air Freight Transport|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Maritime and Logistics Management|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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On-campus: 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components.
Distance: Study Guide and Readings.
On-campus: Coursework 60%, Examination 40%
Distance: Coursework 60%, Take-home Examination 40%
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