Courses & Units

Shipboard Experience (Deck) JVD223

Introduction

This is an onboard study program approved by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA). It has been structured in a way that enables the candidate to perform and familiarise themselves with routine shipboard emergency, navigational and operational tasks. This training will enhance the learning experience, setting out the groundwork for next phase of studies. It should be completed during the sea service phase of the program.

Summary

Unit name Shipboard Experience (Deck)
Unit code JVD223
Credit points 6.25
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring and Maritime Operations
Coordinator Mr Neil Pereira
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston AMC MT Main Block 1 Off-Campus International Domestic
Launceston AMC MT Main Block 3 Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
AMC MT Main Block 1 31/1/2022 9/6/2022 10/6/2022 12/6/2022
AMC MT Main Block 3 13/6/2022 10/11/2022 11/11/2022 13/11/2022

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (refer to How do I withdraw from a unit? for more information).

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. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

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Learning Outcomes

  • Perform, under supervision, navigation and deck watchkeeping duties.
  • Maintain records and follow watchkeeping protocols.
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
031705 $501.00 $501.00 not applicable $1,413.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

JND150 - Fundamentals of Marine Navigation AND JND151 - Shipboard Operations I AND JVD170 - Elementary First Aid AND JVD171 - Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting AND JVD172 - Personal Safety and Social Responsibilities AND JVD173 - Personal Survival Techniques AND JVD174 - Security Awareness

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

This is an at sea unit. Students are required to complete the tasks when onboard during their sea going phase. Duration of 18 months seatime to complete this unit.

AssessmentOnboard training record book
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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