Courses & Units

Medical Care for Shipmasters JVD304

Launceston

Note:

This unit is a 5.5 day short course and may be delivered multiple times in each study period.

Introduction

To provide the student with the skills and knowledge required to react appropriately in an emergency situation, where a casualty has been injured at sea, or is acutely ill, and to use those items of first aid equipment found in ship's medical outfit which are not included in the standard first aid kit.

Summary

Unit name Medical Care for Shipmasters
Unit code JVD304
Credit points 12.5
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
Australian Maritime College
Discipline Seafaring
Coordinator Mr Anthony Beckett
Available as student elective? No
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Advanced

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston AMC MT Main Block 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston AMC MT Main Block 3 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston AMC MT Post Block 4 On-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
AMC MT Post Block 4 14/11/2022 21/12/2022 24/12/2022 25/12/2022

* 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 (see withdrawal dates explained 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.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Please refer to unit outline
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
069907 $1,002.00 $1,002.00 not applicable $2,826.00
  • 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

1 Please refer here more information on student contribution amounts.
2 Information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses can be found here
3 Please refer here for eligibility for HECS-HELP
4 Please refer here for eligibility for FEE-HELP

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Requisites

Prerequisites

JVD226

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Lecture

Assessment (100%)
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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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