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Certificate in Seamanship

Programme Code: CR_MSMAN_6
Mode of Delivery:Full Time
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:6
Embedded Award:Yes
Programme Credits:60
programmeReviewDate:March 2021
Field of Study:Nautical Science

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A knowledge of areas of navigation and seamanship relevant to a seaman
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) The ability to apply knowledge of seamanship in the conduct of a voyage on board a ship of more than 100 gross tonnage
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to use basic techniques, skills and modern cargo and mooring equipment in the conduct of a voyage on board a ship of more than 100 gross tonnage.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to assist in a mooring operation for arrival/departure, a hold preparation prior to loading cargo, or an emergency response.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to contribute to the solution of common operational problems of a ship of more than 100 gross tonnage.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to work as a member of a team at the suport level on board a ship of more than 100 gross tonnage.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The ability to identify and address learning needs within a structured learning environment and an awareness of the need for continued professional development.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) An understanding of the responsibilities of the seafaring profession towards people and the environment

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
NAUT6035 Seafarer Basic Safety training
NAUT6022 Introduction to Seafaring
NAUT6012 Bridge Watchkeeping - wp
NAUT6013 Cargo/Ballast Operations - wp
NAUT6028 Mooring & Unmooring Ops - wp
NAUT6069 Emergency Action - wp

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
CMOD6001 Creativity Innovation&Teamwork
NAUT6020 General Ship Knowledge
NAUT6070 Deck Maintenance Operations
NAUT6003 Intro to Coastal Navigation
NAUT6002 Intro to Bridge Watchkeeping
NAUT6040 Shipboard Support Units

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