Courses & Units

Medical Care for Shipmasters JVD304

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 and Maritime Operations
Coordinator Mr Anthony Beckett
Available as an 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 3 12/6/2023 9/11/2023 10/11/2023 12/11/2023
AMC MT Post Block 4 13/11/2023 20/12/2023 23/12/2023 24/12/2023
AMC MT Main Block 1 30/1/2023 8/6/2023 9/6/2023 11/6/2023

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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2023 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2023 will be available from the 1st October 2022. Note census date cutoff is 11.59pm AEST (AEDT during October to March).

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Learning Outcomes

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Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
069907 $1,037.00 $1,037.00 not applicable $2,967.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

JVD226

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Lecture

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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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