Launceston, TAFE NSW Newcastle Maritime
To deal in a multinational and multicultural context can easily lead to negative and adverse impacts in the present world of shipping. Students completing this unit will acquire the knowledge and skills required by a senior officer to organise and manage the efficient running of a merchant ship, with emphasis in leading and managing multicultural crews in a global environment and maintaining an effective interphase with other industry stakeholders.
The unit will build up on the knowledge attained in Leadership and Team Working Skills of the second year of studies.
This unit meet the requirements of knowledge, understanding and proficiency set out by the Maritime Training Package MAR60315, the STCW2010 (Manila Amendments), and Table A-11/2 of the STCW Code.
|Unit name||Managerial and Leadership Skills|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Coordinator||Doctor Samrat Ghosh|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|TAFE NSW Newcastle Maritime||Semester 2||On-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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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.
- Apply principles and practice of management theory to: • Investigate and arbitrate shipboard conflicts • Recognize the role of the leader in the workplace and the ability to motivate crew • Recognize the foundation of human behaviour and develop strategic working groups
- Identify and develop measures to overcome barriers to communication.
- Interpret national and international conventions, recommendations, and legislations to implement health and safety, training, and crew welfare in the workplace.
- Describe handing over/taking over procedures for a senior officer on board a vessel.
- Describe the procedures and requirements relating to vessel’s clearance in port, stowaways, refugees, and drugs on board.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
- 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
1 Please refer here more information on student contribution amounts.
2 Information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses can be found here
3 Please refer here for eligibility for HECS-HELP
4 Please refer here for eligibility for FEE-HELP
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
|Assessment||Assessment Task 1: Case Study Analysis (30%)|Assessment Task 2: Group Assignment (70%)|
|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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