M.I. School Maritime Studies for Winter 2023

MARI1900
Critical Reading and Writing: Maritime Studies


CRN: 94964
Instructor(s): Clouter, Elizabeth Karen


Description
exposes students to the process of critical reading and writing through the examination of a variety of texts on relevant, current issues and events in the maritime industry. Emphasis is placed on critically analyzing texts; understanding the importance of purpose, audience, word choice, and tone in writing style; effectively constructing paragraphs, essays, and reports; conducting research and incorporating effective documentation; as well as drafting, revising, and editing. All sections of this course follow CRW guidelines.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI4002
The Business of Shipping


CRN: 92694
Instructor(s): Parsons, James R


Description
(same as the former MSTM 4002) provides students with an understanding of financial statements, costs, revenues and financial performance of shipping companies as well as computing, voyage and annual cashflows. The course will develop an understanding of marine insurance and forecasting, and risk management. CR: the former MSTM 4002 PR: MARI 4001

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI4103
Advanced Communications for the Maritime Sector


CRN: 96709
Instructor(s): McCulloch, Christopher A


Description
(same as the former MSTM 4103) equips students to write a variety of formal and informal maritime-related technical documents; develops students’ capabilities in gathering and critically analysing information from technical sources and constructing a clear message; and prepares students to develop and deliver oral technical presentations. CR: the former MSTM 4103

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI4106
Ship Operations Management


CRN: 92692
Instructor(s): Rouzbeh, Reza


Description
(same as the former MSTM 4106) provides comprehensive knowledge of global ship management practices supporting the function of ship operations management, both ashore and at sea. This course aims to develop the student’s understanding of management issues in marine transportation as they relate to basic principles of management; management in multi-ethnic environments; managing under adverse conditions; the SOLAS Convention and the ISM and ISPS Codes; the International Labour Organization and the MLC Convention; the International Transport Federation; and, Port State Control. CR: the former MSTM 4106

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI4107
Communications and Conflict Management


CRN: 92700
Instructor(s): Curtis, Shelly Lynn


Description
(same as LEAD 4003) provides students with the knowledge, tools and strategies to effectively manage and resolve conflicts in the workplace. The necessary communication skills taught in this course will allow students to respond to interpersonal and organizational conflicts in a collaborative manner to ensure a safe and productive workplace. CR: LEAD 4003

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI4111
Incident/Accident Investigation in the Maritime Sector


CRN: 92702
Instructor(s): Bulman, Philip


Description
provides a solid grounding in the knowledge and skills required to conduct a near-miss and incident / accident investigation. Utilizing a variety of case studies, the course covers incident investigation / root cause analysis methodologies and provides a framework to conduct an investigation, analyse the information, implement corrective actions, and write the investigation report. Students will also review and critique investigation reports as part of their study.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI4112
Quality Systems and Organizational Management


CRN: 98876
Instructor(s): Courage, Adam P


Description
examines the theory and application of quality management systems (QMS). It also provides direction for the integration of a QMS into an overall management system that addresses occupational health and safety as well as environment.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI4116
Statistics:Maritime Studies


CRN: 97401
Instructor(s): Sanli, Elizabeth Ann

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI6001
Statistics and Research Design for Maritime Studies


CRN: 95341
Instructor(s): Sanli, Elizabeth


Description
provides students with an understanding of when, where, and how to use statistical techniques relevant to research in maritime studies. Research design, display and analysis of data, as well as reporting and interpreting results are extensively discussed.

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI6041
Marine Policy


CRN: 98418
Instructor(s): McCarter, Philip S


Description
This course deals with aspects of national and international marine policy as it impacts upon the management of marine operations. It includes the examination of the roles of the International Maritime Organization and other international and national agencies; environmental and safety issues; and quality issues. CR: The former MSTM 6041

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI6042
Business of Shipping/Transportation of Goods


CRN: 98875
Instructor(s): Azizan, Hajimatt


Description
This course examines the Canadian and international shipping business. It will include an examination of shipping operations, ship finance, marine markets, safety and security issues, and the transportation of goods. The issues are addressed from a holistic business management perspective. CR: The former MSTM 6042

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.

MARI6050
Maritime HSEQ


CRN: 94701
Instructor(s): Bulman, Philip


Description
examines the roles and responsibilities of a Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) department within a shipping company. Students will understand the importance of recognizing and serving the human element in relation to industry operations and critical incidents. Students will examine the HESQ manager's role in supporting operations, often in the center of the interface between high-paced marine operations and organized labour. This course exposes students to the delicate balance and dynamics between operations and HSEQ especially when a company's HSEQ model is step-changing upwards beyond regulatory compliance. CR: The former MSTM 6050

Note: Please be advised the course information above is subject to change. Please consult the University Calendar for the official course description.


TEXTBOOK INFO: E-texts are available for many online courses. For specific information about the textbook(s) for this course, please visit the MUN bookstore website.
IMPORTANT: Questions about textbooks should be directed to the Academic Unit responsible for the course.
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