This unit is based on the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) Model Course titled
'Marine Environmental Awareness'. The unit informs participants of the complexity diversity and
functional significance of marine life and how this environment can be adversely impacted by
industrial and transport technologies. This unit aims to create a general understanding of the
importance of maritime industry regulatory frameworks, the roles of major industry players
and the need for compliance with IMO environmental protection Protocols and Conventions.
The leadership role undertaken in protecting environments from pollution, through sound and
sustainable shipping practices is highlighted.
|Unit name||Maritime Environmental Awareness|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
|Available as student elective?||No|
|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|
|Launceston||AMC MT Post Block 4||Off-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|AMC MT Main Block 1||4/2/2019||14/6/2019||15/6/2019||16/6/2019|
|AMC MT Main Block 3||17/6/2019||15/11/2019||16/11/2019||17/11/2019|
|AMC MT Post Block 4||18/11/2019||27/12/2019||28/12/2019||29/12/2019|
* 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 (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|2||2019: $233.00||2019: $546.20||031705|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
JVD170 and JVD171 and JVD172 and JVD173
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
Final examination (100%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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