This course prepares students for business and management careers in the maritime and transport industries. Students gain a working knowledge of core business areas including financial resource management, economics, human resource management and logistics. In addition, technology units such as Ship Design, Engineering Fundamentals, Engineering, and Programming and Problem Solving for Engineers introduce students to the technological aspects of the maritime transport business. The course is complemented by maritime and logistics units such as Ship Operations Management and Port and Terminal Management in order to provide an understanding of the environment of the industries in which the students plan to develop a career.
Careers in the maritime and shipping industries in areas such as ship management, operations management, materials handling, port and terminals management and project management.