Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management
Propel your career in maritime and logistics
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- 28 Jun 20
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Upon successful completion of this degree, students should be able to:
- Develop extensive knowledge and analytical skills required to meet challenges facing the maritime and transport logistics industry and to enhance their career opportunities in management positions at both local and international levels
- Develop management skills appropriate for the maritime and logistics industries
With logistics the fastest growing industry globally, there are many possibilities for you to choose.
The organisations connected with the maritime and logistics industries are very diverse, including for instance large private companies, entrepreneurial start-ups and government entities. The diversity creates many opportunities for your career progression, both globally and domestically. For example, the maritime industry includes ports, shipping companies, stevedores and tourism and the logistics industry encompasses warehousing, road freight, air freight, freight forwarding and distribution.
Many organisations may have a primary focus on manufacturing or international business, which will necessitate that they have internal departments involved in logistics, supply chain management and international trade, creating more opportunities.
Graduates may be eligible for membership of professional industry bodies such as:
- Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport
- Supply Chain & Logistics Association of Australia
- Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers
Higher education via OUA
Successful completion of three OUA subjects available in the Graduate Certificate in Maritime and Logistics Management schedule.
An undergraduate degree of an Australian higher education institution or the equivalent standard in any other institution and at least two years' work experience or a Graduate Certificate in Maritime and Logistics Management.
A professional qualification such as a Certificate of Competency as a Master Class 1 (Unlimited) or Engineer Class 1/Chief Engineer (Unlimited) and at least two years' work experience.
Work and Life
Candidates may apply to the Department of Maritime and Logistics Management for consideration of their eligibility. These applicants are assessed on their work experience, other qualifications 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 Diploma is an opportunity to enhance your managerial knowledge, skills and analytical abilities to assist your career progression.
The Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management is an ideal management course for people wishing to acquire specific management skills appropriate for the maritime and logistics industries. The maritime and logistics industries are at the forefront of international trade and are exciting, dynamic and challenging industries in which to work.
Our course equips managers to develop solutions for complex issues faced by both domestic and international business activities. It provides practical and applied knowledge suitable for both higher level professional and managerial roles. The course comprises eight units which you can customise to suit your needs by choosing from the wide range of available specialist units, such as port management, supply chain management and international human resource management.
Recommended Study Pattern
To complete the Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management, complete eight subjects from the following choices:
- TAS-JNB508 Research Methods
- TAS-JNB512 International Trade
- TAS-JNB513 International Human Resource Management
- TAS-JNB514 Transformational Leadership
- TAS-JNB515 Knowledge Management
- TAS-JNB516 Port Management and Strategy
- TAS-JNB517 Management
- TAS-JNB518 Finance for Decision-Making
- TAS-JNB519 Strategic Management
- TAS-JNB520 Maritime Law
- TAS-JNB521 Maritime Economics for Managers
- TAS-JNB522 Business Logistics
- TAS-JNB524 Supply Chain Management
- TAS-JNB526 International Maritime Policy
- TAS-JNB534 Commercial Ship Management
- TAS-JNB728 Industry Research Project
Satisfactory completion of 8 subjects, as required in the schedule, within 3 years from commencement.
Students who complete the first four units of the Graduate Diploma of Maritime and Logistics Management may be eligible to exit with a Graduate Certificate in Maritime and Logistics Management.
Choose subjects to begin.
You can apply for government funding or pay up-front.