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International Maritime Policy is a key foundation unit for anyone interested in challenge of the informed management of the world's oceans and seas.

International Maritime Policy is concerned with the development of public policy at the national, regional and international levels to provide for the sustainable and integrated management of the world's oceans and seas. It is an area of policy formulation that is becoming increasingly more important as uses of the oceans expand, conflicts between different ocean uses intensify and concern grows over the conservation and protection of the marine environment.

Summary 2021

Unit name International Maritime Policy
Unit code JNB526
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Maritime and Logistics Management

Dr Pom Sooksripaisarnkit

Teaching staff

Chris McGuire

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



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On-campus: One 2 to 3 hour lecture and workshop per week depending on number of students enrolled.

Distance: Study guide and readings.


On-campus: Coursework 60%, Examination 40%

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

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