Maritime Department

Certificate in Introduction to Shipping 

Key Features

Code                               M202

Modules                        2

Duration                       7 weeks

Registration                 Any time

Teaching                       Distance learning

Credits                           12

Tuition Fees*              Free   $400 
                                       Free   €350 

* Full Scholarship (free of charge) valid until 31st December 2021.

Overview
The Certificate in Introduction to Shipping has been designed in order to provide the necessary knowledge to people who are willing to work in shipping industry or to people who work in maritime sector and willing to improve their shipping and maritime knowledge.

Objectives
The program’s goals is to equip students with a thorough knowledge of aspects of the maritime business to enable them to fulfill the requirements to enter within the maritime world and its associated industries. To achieve this purpose, the program offers its students a unique blend of professional and academic courses. Students after this program will become rapidly adaptive to the needs of employers and to respond appropriately and imaginatively to emerging issues in a dynamic industry.

Learning Outcomes
This course will equip the students with a strong background in the standard core curriculum of business administration subjects. Also, it will provide an innovative, “hands-on” approach to instruction directed by dedicated faculty composed of experts in their fields and provide a good grounding for a variety of careers in a range of management functions. 

At the end of this program the students should be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding in the field of shipping and maritime management, structure and operation; to describe the functions of shipping companies and to identify and describe the major issues in port management. Students will be also comfortable with the main Maritime Terminology, they will develop their capacity for independent learning and continuing professional development.

1. Introduction to Shipping
Shipowning company's Departments & Maritime Jobs, Part 1
Maritime Jobs, Part 2
Nautical Terminology
Shipping Terminology, Ship's Tonnage

 

2. Project
1,000 words project

Entry Requirements

High School diploma.

English language: GCSE English Language grade 4/C – IB grade 4 Higher Level. If your first language is not English, you will need an IELTS of 6.0 overall, with 5.5 in each component.

Basic Information Technology skills.

Efficient way of study 

Every video-lecture is supported by
a text-book which consists of the
speech-text and the Power Point presentation

Inspire your future

Study from any place Worldwide

No limits in education

Straightforward way of teaching

TELEMATIC

Worldwide telematic study. No need to attend physically in the class. You watch the lectures in video form, any time you would like and many times as you need. The speech of every video lecture is written in text form, by including the figures and the highlights of the lecture. You interact with the lecturers and tutors in electronic form.

Watch Videolectures

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Assignment & Project

2

Final viva (live video)

3

Get your Degree awarded

4

Career - Maritime jobs explained

Academic staff consisting of professionals with significant career at sea and generally in the shipping industry, being in collaboration with special academic personnel highly expertize in business and the international maritime affairs. Below are the maritime jobs, that our courses prepare you.

WORK IN EXECUTIVE MARITIME POSITIONS

Our students, regardless their professional origin and their academic level, acquire the necessary knowledge which gives them the opportunity to get an outstanding job position in shipping and rise to the highest levels of the maritime industry.  

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New York, NY
10005, USA
Tel. +1 315 215 1333 (NY)
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