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Postgraduate | TAS-JEE504 | 2024

Principles of Naval Architecture

Course information for 2024 intake

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Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks

Start dates

  • 26 Feb 2024
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About this subject

  • Upon successful completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

    1. Calculate hydrostatic data for any hull form and predict the influence of hull form parameters on a vessel's stability characteristics;
    2. Demonstrate the use of various analysis methods for both global and local structures within the elastic and plastic regimes;
    3. Design an efficient hull structure compliant with practical operational requirements and appropriate codes and regulations; and
    4. Produce a limited set of design drawings to industry standards.

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • TAS-MMG-GDI-2024 - Graduate Diploma of Maritime Management
  • TAS-BAM-MAS-2024 - Master of Business Administration in Maritime Management

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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Related degrees

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees