This unit is a specialist unit for the Graduate Certificate/Graduate Diploma/Masters of Applied Science (Specialisation) Courses. It delivers a detailed knowledge of maritime safety and related Australian regulatory regime, application of international conventions, codes and recommendations, together with their impact on the maritime sector.
|Unit name||Maritime Safety|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Seafaring and Maritime Operations|
|Coordinator||Doctor Reza Emad|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Articulate the main elements of a generic safety assessment in the maritime space.
- Describe the structure and functions of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) in the context of maritime safety.
- Evaluate the purpose and function of the major IMO legal instruments in terms of the regulating of maritime safety.
- Analyse the role of the IMO and its members in the adaptation of its major legal instruments.
- Evaluate the role of Australian and other maritime administrations in regulating maritime safety and implementing relevant international instruments.
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|Assessment||Assessment Task 1-Report on the work of IMO (20%)|Assessment task 2-Maritime Accident Analysis (30%)|Assessment Task 3-Report and Presentation of a Safety Plan (50%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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