Title

Maritime industry practice

Overview

This module aims to help you achieve a balanced analysis of the global maritime industry and support your understanding of how individuals, team members, employees, leaders, managers or employers may participate and contribute to the safe, efficient, legal, ethical and effective delivery of maritime activity.

Includes lectures in
  • International legislation
  • Global economics
  • Harbour and shipping industry practice
  • Corporate ethics
  • Sustainable development
  • Corporate and social responsibility
Key skills learned
  • Apply current maritime legislative and regulatory statements to complex maritime scenarios
  • Understand the importance of compliance
  • Justify and evaluate modern maritime industry operational behaviour
  • Analyse case studies
  • Critically discuss and evaluate concepts, methods, techniques and practice in the maritime sphere
Language

English

Duration

16 weeks part-time study

Credits

20 transferable credits at academic level 7

Assessment

Coursework only. Multiple-choice quiz, reflective essay and exercises