This unit develops the student's knowledge of the role and responsibilities of Marine Surveyors and the skills that are necessary for carrying out marine survey work and the preparation of subsequent survey reports. It also considers a number of different survey categories and the respective roles of a number of national and international authorities such as the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and its conventions, the maritime classification societies, the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) and Port State Control authorities.
|Unit name||Marine Surveying and Inspection|
|College/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Discipline||Seafaring and Maritime Operations|
|Coordinator||Doctor Mohan Anantharaman|
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Analyse the different roles and responsibilities of a marine surveyor in shipping.
- Explain various international standards, guidelines and international conventions relating to, national and international marine surveying practices .
- Evaluate the contemporary issues encountered by the maritime industry.
- Design and create documentation following a marine survey and inspection..
|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
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:JND513
This is a distance unit. The entire contents will be availble to the student of day 1 of the semester.
|Assessment||Engagement Quiz|Assignment 1 : Role of a Marine Surveyor (15%)|Assignment 2: Addressing a contemporary issue facing the maritime world. (35%)|Assignment 3: Activities involved in accident investigation of a vessel. (50%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
The reading list for JND513 is now complete. You can access it here: https://rl.talis.com/3/utas/lists/40A9E970-61EE-63EC-10A9-F58DBB2B3B75.html?lang=en&login=1
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