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Starting 9 September 2024

Application Deadline: Friday 9 August 2024

Starting 9 September 2024

Application Deadline: Friday 9 August 2024

Develop management, research knowledge and advanced technical skills to boost your professional standing and further your career

International MSc continuation route exclusively for Diploma graduates of Lloyd’s Maritime Academy and North Kent College

Delivered by distance learning over 20 months


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MSc in Marine Operations (Continuation)

This is a unique programme for graduates of the following Diploma courses from Lloyd's Maritime Academy and North Kent College:

  • Diploma in Marine Surveying
  • Diploma in Ship Superintendency
  • Diploma in Small Craft Surveying
  • Diploma in Marine Accident Investigation
  • Diploma in Marine Engineering
  • Diploma in Surveying of Offshore Floating Units

Core Modules

  • Module 1 – Management Skills for Marine Operations
  • Module 2 – Ship Design and Systems
  • Module 3 – Optimising Business Performance
  • Module 4 – Applied Project

What you'll learn

The programme aims to: 

  • Develop candidates’ understanding, at an advanced level, of professional concepts and techniques in marine operations fields
  • Develop candidates’ decision-making abilities 
  • Enhance and develop technical skills and knowledge as relevant to the particular marine role of the individual 
  • Enable candidates to lead innovation in marine organisations’ operations and outputs
  • Enable candidates to manage change and deploy resources in efficient and effective ways
  • Enable candidates to use their professional skills and knowledge to support the development of the organisational capability of marine operations organisations

How will you learn?

Every course is broken down into manageable modules, designed to accelerate your learning process through diverse learning activities:

  • Work through your instructional material online
  • Interact with your peers and learning facilitators through the online forum to discuss subject related issues and to network with your fellow learners 
  • Investigate relevant, real-world case studies 
  • Apply what you learn each week to ongoing project submissions

100% Online

  • Accessible – 24/7 availability from wherever you have an internet connection
  • Flexible – take control of where, when, how and the rate at which you study
  • Professional – industry leading course directors and tutors
  • Quality – study the same course used by corporations for internal training
  • Network – with tutors and like-minded professionals from around the world. Use our online tutorial forum to ask questions and share knowledge
  • Save money – no additional travel or accommodation costs