Courses & Units

Risk and Crisis Management JND508


On completion of this unit students will be able to:

  • apply the principles of risk management in the context of maritime management and administration;
  • identify key risks for maritime and related organisations;
  • analyse the effectiveness of risk management strategies;
  • analyse the incidence of maritime crisis situations, their causes and the responses of key players involved;
  • analyse the effectiveness and long-term impact of decisions made in crisis situations;
  • evaluate legislative changes that result from maritime crises and the implementation of such.


Unit name Risk and Crisis Management
Unit code JND508
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring
Teaching staff


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


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Teaching Pattern

By distance


Three individual assignments by coursework, e.g.:

an essay

a case study

an investigation/small scale research project

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