The objective of this unit is to provide a basic understanding of contemporary issues in maritime economics from the managerial perspective. The main focus is on economic relationships and policies concerning ship owners, shippers, policy makers and other stakeholders in the maritime industry.
|Unit name||Maritime Economics for Managers|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Maritime and Logistics Management|
|Coordinator||Doctor Wenming Shi|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
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|Launceston||Semester 1||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Analyse demand and supply of shipping services in different shipping markets;
- Analyse the market structure and economic issues in different shipping markets;
- Apply economic tools to analyse the behaviour of different stakeholders in the maritime industry; and
- Evaluate the impact of maritime policies and regulations on shipping operations and management from the economic perspective.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
- Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
- HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
- FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4
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|Assessment||Test or quiz|Examination - invigilated (externally - Exams Office) (40%)|Assignment (30%)|Test or quiz (20%)|Assignment (10%)|
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