This unit examines the technical and operational aspects of managing ships. The unit explores the ship-related operations that are necessary to transport cargo in a safe, efficient, and commercially viable manner. The unit analyses ships’ nautical, commercial, and cargo operations in detail. It studies the operational management of ships under the frameworks of commercial management, technical management and crew management.
|Unit name||Ship Operations Management|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Maritime and Logistics Management|
|Coordinator||Associate Professor Prashant Bhaskar|
|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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- Explain the key ship operations necessary for providing maritime transport services
- Analyse the impact of technological, regulatory, social and ethical factors on the management of ship operations
- Evaluate management decisions for operating ships in a safe, sustainable and commercially viable manner
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:JNB155
On Campus: 1 x 120 minute lecture weekly, 1 x 60 minute tutorial weekly
Off Campus: Lecture recordings, online tutorials and online activities
|Assessment||Online Quiz (10%)|Examination (40%)|Engagement Quiz|Assignment: Ship Operations (20%)|ASSIGNMENT: Ship Operations Management (30%)|
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