Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1001004282014WATCHKEEPING STANDARTSElective483
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Providing students adequate knowledge and understanding of; Watchkeeping principles, Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Convention Chapter 5, International Collision Regulation (COLREG)
Name of Lecturer(s)
Doç.Dr. Ali ULAŞ, Doç.Dr. Celalettin AYDIN
Learning Outcomes
1Knowledge of Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS)
2Knowledge of Convention Chapter
3International Collision Regulation (COLREG)
4Maneuvering for preventing collision at sea
5Preparing for watchkeeping at sea
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Safe watchkeeping, bridge organisation, officers responsibility and duties, compteness for duty, watchkeeping on deck, watchkeeping in port, watchkeeping at anchor, watchkeeping at enterance, navigation watchkeeping, voyage planning, preparation documents, navigation in restricted conditions, navigation in coastal and restricted waters, preparations for entering to port, using navigational equipments for safe navigation, navigation in pilotage waters, ship reporting systems.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Safe Watchkeeping principles
2Safe Watchkeeping principles (cont.), ship reporting systems
3Bridge resources management
4Bridge resources management
5SOLAS Chapter 5
6SOLAS Chapter 5Tutorial
7Midterm exam
8COLREG Rule 1- 8Tutorial
9COLREG Rule 9- 15
10COLREG Rule 16- 19
11COLREG Rule 20- 31 and CBT
12COLREG Rule 33- 38 and CBT
13COLREG Rule Annex and CBT
14COLREG Rule Annex and CBT
15COLREG Rule Annex and CBT Tutorial
16Final exam
Recommended or Required Reading
Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS), International Collision Regulation (COLREG), Computer Based Training Materials
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
SUM0
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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SUM0
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures14228
Practice188
Laboratory14114
Self Study248
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11515
Homework155
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)90
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High
 
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