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Syllabus for

Academic year
SJO885 - Collision avoidance  
Sjövägsregler
 
Syllabus adopted 2019-02-13 by Head of Programme (or corresponding)
Owner: SBVII
1,5 Credits
Grading: UG - Pass, Fail
Education cycle: First-cycle
Major subject: Shipping and Marine Technology
Department: 30 - MECHANICS AND MARITIME SCIENCES


Teaching language: Swedish
Application code: 83115
Open for exchange students: No
Only students with the course round in the programme plan

Module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 Summer course No Sp
0116 Examination 1,5c Grading: UG   1,5c   Contact examiner,  Contact examiner,  Contact examiner

In programs

SBVII Deck officer and engineer officer, class VII, Year 1 (compulsory)

Examiner:

Lars Telestam

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Eligibility

General entry requirements for bachelor's level (first cycle)
Applicants enrolled in a programme at Chalmers where the course is included in the study programme are exempted from fulfilling the requirements above.

Specific entry requirements

The same as for the programme that owns the course.
Applicants enrolled in a programme at Chalmers where the course is included in the study programme are exempted from fulfilling the requirements above.

Course specific prerequisites

Knowledge and skills corresponding to the learning outcomes of the following courses:

SJM005 Terrestrial navigation and seamanship

Aim

The aim of the course is to provide knowledge of and skills in handling radar, ARPA and AIS features to avoid collisions.

Learning outcomes (after completion of the course the student should be able to)

- Apply the COLREG by identify, analyse and act in traffic situations
- Describe ARPA function and its limitations
- Evaluate radar targets in relative and true motion

Content

- Analysing traffic situations
- COLREG
- Manual radar plotting
- Function and limitations when using ARPA

Organisation

Lectures
Exercises
Simulator exercises

Literature

The Colregs Guide, Dokkum, ISBN 9789071500282

Examination including compulsory elements

Written exam.


STCW

A-II/1 Maintain a safe navigational watch: Watchkeeping (also in course SJM015, SJM015, SJM015, SJM031, SJM031, SJM031, SJM060, SJM060, SJM060, SJM080, SJM080, SJM080, SJM120, SJM120, SJM121, SJM127, SJM136, SJM140, SJM140, SJM145, SJM145, SJO762, SJO762, SJO762, SJO763, SJO763, SJO763, SJO764, SJO764, SJO764, SJO765, SJO765, SJO765)
A-II/1 Use of radar and ARPA to maintain safety of navigation: Radar navigation (also in course SJM005, SJM005, SJM005, SJM015, SJM015, SJM015, SJM031, SJM031, SJM031, SJM060, SJM060, SJM060, SJM080, SJM080, SJM080, SJO762, SJO762, SJO762, SJO763, SJO763, SJO763, SJO764, SJO764, SJO764, SJO765, SJO765, SJO765)
A-II/2 Establish watchkeeping arrangements and procedures (also in course SJM015, SJM015, SJM015, SJM031, SJM031, SJM031, SJM102, SJM102, SJM102, SJM107, SJM107, SJM107, SJM111, SJM111, SJM111, SJM140, SJM140)
A-II/2 Maintain safe navigation through the use of information from navigation equipment and systems to assist command decision making (also in course SJM005, SJM005, SJM005, SJM015, SJM015, SJM015, SJM031, SJM031, SJM031, SJM045, SJM046, SJM046, SJM046, SJM060, SJM060, SJM060, SJM080, SJM080, SJM080, SJM102, SJM102, SJM102, SJM107, SJM107, SJM107, SJM111, SJM111, SJM111, SJO765, SJO765, SJO765)
A-II/3 Maintain a safe navigational watch: Watchkeeping (also in course SJM005, SJM005, SJM005, SJO895, SJO895, SJO895)


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