× You are viewing an archive version of this unit.

Launceston, Hunter Maritime College

Note:

Introduction

This unit is intended to explain how to plan, load, secure, carry and unload various types of cargoes including cargoes of hazardous and perishable nature. The unit discusses the industry practices and procedures appropriate to cargo type and the ships in which different types of goods are carried. The regulatory regime pertaining to cargoes and materials handling equipment will be examined in some detail. The unit will build on knowledge attained in Marine Transportation I of the second year of studies.This unit meets the requirements for knowledge, understanding and proficiency set out by the Maritime Training Package: MAR60315 of MAR13, the STCW 2010 (Manila Amendments) and Table A-II/2 of the STCW code.

Summary 2022

Unit name Marine Transportation II
Unit code JND312
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring and Maritime Operations
Coordinator

TBA

Teaching staff

TBA

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

Availability

Note

Please check that your computer meets the minimum System Requirements if you are attending via Distance/Off-Campus.

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units.

TNE Program units special approval requirements.

* 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).

About Census Dates

Fees

Requisites

JND286

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Blended delivery in the form of lectures and online learning supplemented with consolidated face to face learning and practical training in simulated ship environment 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

Attendance is mandatory for simulator training recommended for end of semester consolidated teaching periods

Assessment

Assessment 1: Quizzes 20%,

Assessment 2: Practical Assessment UP

Assessment 3: Final Exam 80%

TimetableView the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable

Textbooks

Required

None

Recommended

The University reserves the right to amend or remove courses and unit availabilities, as appropriate.