Courses & Units

Shipboard Operations I JND151

Launceston

Introduction

On completion of this unit, students will have the skills, knowledge, and attributes to undertake shipboard operations relevant to a trainee deck officer as required by the STCW Convention under the supervision of a Deck or Engineer Officer or Chief Integrated Rating. This unit is delivered via classroom theory, tutorials, web-based learning, and practical work in an actual and a simulated shipboard environment.

Summary

Unit name Shipboard Operations I
Unit code JND151
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring
Coordinator Doctor Gholam Reza (Reza) Emad
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Introductory

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International 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
Semester 1 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022

* 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

  • Identify and describe a variety of types, construction, and layout of vessels
  • Demonstrate basic seamanship including: anchoring, mooring marine rigging, ropework and marine knots, shipboard maintenance, and maintenance at height.
  • Explain basic engine-room operations and use of a variety of deck machinery
  • Demonstrate effective written and verbal shipboard communication skills.
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 $2,826.00
  • 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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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Lectures, Tutorials and Practicals

AssessmentMid-Term Exam (30%)|Assessment task 2|Final Exam (70%)|Assessment task 3
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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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