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On completion of this unit, students will have the knowledge and skills required to monitor the seaworthiness of the vessel, application of vessels construction principles, coordinate the vessel's planned maintenance system ensuring the vessel's watertight integrity is maintained and gain a good understanding of the vessel's certification process. The student will also have a good understanding of the function and operation of machinery and emergency equipment and understand the responsibilities and duties of engine room personnel.

This unit builds on the knowledge gained in year 1 and meets the learning outcomes set out in Table A -II/1 of STCW 2010 and detailed in the Maritime Training Package MAR50315.

Summary 2020

Unit name Shipboard Operations II
Unit code JND288
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring

Anand  Ravi

Teaching staff

Les Lockwood

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No



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Teaching Pattern

Blended delivery in the form of lectures and online learning supplemented with consolidated face to face learning towards the end of semester.

Students attending classes and students electing to study on flexible mode will follow the same class time table. Total lecturing hours have not changed from the existing. Both categories of students will have access to the same resources through MyLO.

Lectures Duration/ Frequency/Time tabling:

5 hrs / 1/ week for 10 weeks. Total Hrs 50.

Tutorial Duration/ Frequency/Time tabling:

3 hrs / 1/ week for 10 weeks.


Recommended for end of semester consolidated teaching period.


Assessment 1: Quizzes – 10%

Assessment 2: Class exam - 20%

Assessment 3: Assignment - UP

Assessment 4: Final Exam – 70%

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