Courses & Units

Ship Operations Management JNB261

Launceston

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 student elective? Yes

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 11/7/2022 9/8/2022 29/8/2022 16/10/2022

* 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).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.

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Learning Outcomes

  • 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
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
031705 $1,002.00 $1,002.00 not applicable

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Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

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

JNB155

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On Campus:  1 x 120 minute lecture weekly, 1 x 60 minute tutorial weekly

Off Campus:  Lecture recordings, online tutorials and online activities

AssessmentOnline Quiz (10%)|Examination (40%)|Engagement Quiz|Assignment: Ship Operations (20%)|ASSIGNMENT: Ship Operations Management (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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