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Fundamentals of Naval Architecture

Course Description

This three day course, delivered by the Australian Maritime College provides students with introductory knowledge and awareness of the principles of naval architecture.

The course can be complemented with a 2-day bridging program to be the equivalent of the full 5-day naval architecture course and is structured to qualify as continuing professional development for those working in an engineering domain.

Target Audience

The course is suited for those working in surface or subsurface engineering programs who require awareness or knowledge of naval architecture to support their primary role, or those seeking an introduction to the field.

Course Outline

The course will cover the following modules:

Hull type and form

Hull geometry

Mass tracking

Elements of transverse stability

Analysis of transverse stability


Dry docking

Includes an introduction to:

Global structure

Local structure

Marine regulatory environment

Graphical documentation, and the design process.

Academic Recognition

Successful completion of the course and the 2-day bridging program may qualify students for an exemption in JEE 504 – Principles of Naval Architecture, for the Australian Maritime College Post Graduate study areas of Master of Applied Science, Master of Business Administration, Master of Engineering.

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Please register your interest in this course by contacting Babcock on +61 (0)8 8440 1498

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