Graduate Certificate in Maritime Management
A foundation for future managers in maritime and logistics
Australian Higher Education Loan Program (HELP)
- 09 Feb 22
- 29 Jun 22
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Upon successful completion of this degree students will be able to:
- Synthesise key concepts of the maritime industry to support decision-making in a range of contexts
- Analyse maritime management issues to support organisational strategies development
- Communicate maritime management concepts to specialist and non-specialist audiences
An undergraduate degree of an Australian higher education institution or the equivalent standard in any other institution.
Hold a professional qualification such as a Certificate of Competency as a Master Class 1 (Unlimited) or Engineer Class 1/Chief Engineer (Unlimited).
Work and Life
If a first degree or professional qualification is not held, prospective candidates may apply the Department of Maritime and Logistics Management for consideration. These applicants are assessed on their work experience and current managerial responsibilities.
The University of Tasmania grants credit and recognition of prior learning that may include formal and/or informal prior learning. More information is available here.
The Graduate Certificate in Maritime Management is an ideal course for people who seek to pursue a career in the maritime industry. The maritime industry is at the forefront of international trade with dynamic work environments and provides exciting career opportunities. This course equips graduates with the ability to develop solutions for complex problems faced by the maritime industry.
The course comprises four subjects which provide skills and knowledge in effectively managing maritime business and transport activities. These units are designed to enhance students’ managerial and analytical skills to assist their career progression.
The course provides a pathway to the Graduate Diploma of Maritime Management and the MBA in Maritime Management.
Recommended Study Pattern
For students undertaking full-time study the following study pattern is recommended.
At least two (2+) subjects should be selected from this list of 4 core subjects:
- TAS-JNB517 Management
- TAS-JNB518 Finance for Decision-Making
- TAS-JNB521 Maritime Economics for Managers
- TAS-JNB534 Commercial Ship Management
The remaining subjects can be selected from a list of option subjects:
- TAS-JNB620 Maritime Law
- TAS-JNB626 International Maritime Policy
- TAS-JNB635 Business Analytics and Operations Research
- TAS-JNB739 Strategic Management
Satisfactory completion of 4 subjects, as required in the schedule, within 2 years from commencement.
You can apply direct through Open Universities Australia.
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