Undergraduate | TAS-JNB204 | 2024
Port and Terminal Management
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- Study method
- 100% online
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- Start dates
- 22 July 2024,
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- Entry requirements
- No ATAR needed,
- No prior study
- 14 weeks
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Port and Terminal Management
About this subject
Upon successful completion of this subject, the student should be able to:
- Explain the role, organisation and operations of ports and terminals in a highly dynamic and demanding transport and logistics environment.
- Apply relevant frameworks and methods to address commercial and operational issues in port and terminal management.
- Develop sustainable development strategies and policy for ports and terminals.
- Refer to MyLO for study topics
This subject covers a range of topics in port and terminal management from business, operations and policy/governance perspectives. First, it explains the role of ports and terminals as public assets and commercial businesses, and their pricing, competition and marketing. Second, it covers the management of port and terminal operations including logistics, performance valuation, safety, security and environment management. Third, it presents various issues in port governance, reform, policy as well as emerging issues currently facing the sector.
- Online Quiz (10%)
- Examination (40%)
- Assignment 1 (25%)
- Assignment 2 (25%)
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