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TN101815 - Navigation 1 - Astronomical navigation

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Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation form Weighting Duration Examination aids Grade deviation
Home examination 100/100 2 hours

Course content


Use of sexstant and database-based programs for astronomical calculations

Learning outcome

Must have in-depth knowledge in classical and basic navigation methods in accordance with relevant sections of STCW Chapter II / 1 and II / 2 and STCW Code A-II / 1 Function Navigation at Operational Level and STCW Code A-II / 2 Function Navigation at the Management Level Skills - could solve theoretical, technical and practical issues related to basic navigation of ships. could use methods, simulators and other tools that provide the basis for navigating ships safely and efficiently and contribute to both analytical, structured, targeted and innovative work. General competence could convey knowledge in the subject area to different target groups, both written and oral in Norwegian and English, actively participating in academic discussions and ability to share their knowledge and experience with others and contribute to the development of good practice.

Learning methods and activities

Lecture, Written exercises, CBT, Simulator.

Compulsory assignments

  • Mandatory assignment

Further on evaluation


Compulsory submissions must be approved in order to pass the exam (number of submissions given at the start of the course). Practical exam in the use of sixth and database programs for astronomical calculations.

Specific conditions

Exam registration requires that class registration is approved in the same semester. Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

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Facts

Version: 1
Credits: 
Study level: Foundation courses, level I

Coursework

Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: English, Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Nautic
Contact information
Course coordinator: Lecturer(s):

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering

Phone:

Examination

Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation form Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100

Release 2020-12-10

Submission 2020-12-10

Release 09:00

Submission 11:00

INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
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