Courses & Units

Ship Operations Management JNB261

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name Ship Operations Management
Unit code JNB261
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Maritime and Logistics Management
Coordinator Associate Professor Prashant Bhaskar
Available as an elective? Yes
Delivered By University of Tasmania

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Online Semester 2 Off-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 2 10/7/2023 8/8/2023 28/8/2023 15/10/2023

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Learning Outcomes

  • Explain the key ship operations necessary for providing maritime transport services
  • Analyse the impact of technological, regulatory, social, economic and ethical factors on the management of ship operations
  • Evaluate management decisions for operating ships in a safe, sustainable and commercially viable manner
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
$1,037.00 $1,037.00 not applicable $2,938.00

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Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

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

JNB155

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

There will be a weekly 2-hour workshop run simultaneously for on-campus and off-campus students. The workshop will be conducted in the face-to-face mode and online mode simultaneously. The workshops will be recorded.

AssessmentOnline Quiz (10%)|Final Examination (40%)|Essay (20%)|Report + Infographic (30%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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