Back To Programme

Unit Code: DNS584

Unit Name: Managerial & Leadership Skills

Description: This course covers the skills for the Managerial and Leadership level in the Shipping Industry which is deemed necessary to obtain the depth of knowledge required under various competences of section A-II/1 & AII/2 of the STCW code for a watchkeeping officer on ships of 500gt or more.

Learning Target Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this unit, the student is expected to: • Demonstrate an effective leadership style on board • Describe best management practices of onboard • Apply best management and leadership practices to obtain the maximum work efficiency of the crew • Practice effective decision making techniques for safe and efficient operation of the ship • Determine the requirements for continuous operation of deck machinery and bridge equipment adequate spare parts • Manage Bridge recourses for efficient and safe operation of the ship.

Prerequisite: Successfully completed DA5 / Class 3 Master

Prerequisite Sentence: N/A

Credit Point: 12

Offered In: Semester 2