This unit is delivered by distance to meet requirements for the approved and monitored training program required by Marine Order 71 and on campus with an end of term assessment for both delivery modes.
To provide candidates with the skills & knowledge required to apply algebraic & trigonometric techniques, as well as basic principles of physics, to calculations & problems involved in other modules.
|Unit name||Nautical Mathematics|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Seafaring and Maritime Operations|
|Coordinator||Mr Neil Pereira|
|Available as an elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Online||AMC MT Main Block 1||Off-Campus||International||Domestic|
|Online||AMC MT Main Block 3||Off-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|AMC MT Main Block 3||12/6/2023||9/11/2023||10/11/2023||12/11/2023|
|AMC MT Main Block 1||30/1/2023||8/6/2023||9/6/2023||11/6/2023|
* 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 (refer to How do I withdraw from a unit? for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2023 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2023 will be available from the 1st October 2022. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).
- Perform algebraic calculation to solve simple equations.
- Perform trigonometric and spherical trigonometry calculations.
- Perform area, volume and linear interpolation and calculations.
- Identify the properties of a vector quantity.
- Apply basic principles of physics and dynamics for problem solving.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
1 Please refer to more information on student contribution amounts.
2 Please refer to more information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses.
3 Please refer to more information on eligibility for HECS-HELP.
4 Please refer to more information on eligibility for FEE-HELP.
Please note: international students should refer to What is an indicative Fee? to get an indicative course cost.
Online delivery supplemented by face to face tutorials if required.
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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