This unit exposes students to contemporary management practices in ports. The unit covers a broad range of topics including port governance, port-centric logistics and supply chains, investment and finance, strategic port planning, performance measurement, marketing strategies, regulatory framework, environmental sustainability, human capital and strategies for sustainable growth. Students will have the opportunity to explore issues that pose significant challenges to port operations in the 21st century.
|Unit name||Port Management and Strategy|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Maritime and Logistics Management|
Dr Peggy Chen
|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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On campus (AMC Sydney): Two 3 days x 6 hour workshop
On campus (Launceston): 13 x 3hr workshop
Off campus: online
On-Campus: Coursework 60%, Exam 40%
Distance: Coursework 60%, Take-home Examination 40%
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