Courses & Units

International Shipping JND502


On completion of this unit, students will be able to:

*   Describe the principles of international trade

*   Explain the key drivers of international commerce and discuss the particular role of maritime           commerce

*   Identify the key trade routes of commodities shipped by sea and the development of these trade      routes

*   Evaluate the role of shipping in integrated multi-model supply chains

*   Differentiate between Flag state, registration of vessels and beneficial ownership and evaluate       the significance of these

*   Discuss the development of the international regulatory framework for shipping and the                   development of Australian/national Maritime Regulations

*   Identify and analyse trends that impact upon maritime transport and discuss how these impact       upon national economies


Unit name International Shipping
Unit code JND502
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring

Mr Samrat Ghosh

Teaching staff

Mr Samrat Ghosh

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


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