Module Catalogues, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University   
Module Code: IFB304TC
Module Title: Maritime Logistics
Module Level: Level 3
Module Credits: 2.50
Academic Year: 2022/23
Semester: SEM1
Originating Department: School of Intelligent Finance and Business
Pre-requisites: N/A
The aim of the module is to provide students with an understanding of the history, key principles, systems and techniques of maritime logistics. Maritime logistics play critical role in the global supply chain management and operations.
Learning outcomes 
A. Ability to understand the marine traffic management and regulation etc.

B. Ability to use tools and techniques for scheduling and control for the port and terminal

C. Ability to understand the practical implications and application of key marine operations management principles
Method of teaching and learning 
This module will be taught using a combination of lectures, tutorials and consultation hours. Learning will also be reinforced by appropriate readings from the course text.
Characterization of port system

Marine traffic management

Port navigational system

Marine operations in ports

Methods and processes for port planning and design

Port facilities and equipment

Cargo handling

Terminal operations

Marine operations in ports

Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 7  14        54  75 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Business Simulation(1000 Words) 50.00
2 Case Study(1000 Words) 50.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 10/21/2020 7:12:04 PM