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This subject aims to provide an introduction to the technical and operational aspects of managing ships. The subject examines the operations that are necessary to transport cargo in a safe, efficient, and commercially viable manner. The subject explores ships’ nautical, commercial, and cargo operations in detail. It also examines the concepts which underpin ship operations – asset maintenance, quality management, and risk management.