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Launceston

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Introduction

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.

Summary 2020

Unit name Port Management and Strategy
Unit code JNB516
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Maritime and Logistics Management
Coordinator

Dr Peggy Chen

Teaching staff

Dr Peggy Chen

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On campus (AMC Sydney): Two 3 days x 6 hour workshop

On campus (Launceston): 13 x 3hr workshop

Off campus: online

Assessment

On-Campus: Coursework 60%, Exam 40%

Distance: Coursework 60%, Take-home Examination 40%

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