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NAB3018 Maritime Communication

Course description for academic year 2019/2020

Contents and structure

The course gives the necessary background to apply for a GOC certificate.

Learning Outcome

 - Knowledge:

The students should have a thorough knowledge of radio equipment and it¿s operation.

- Skills:

The students should be able to operate as a radio officer on board vessels.

- General Qualifications:

This course are enabling the students to apply for their GOC license, and covers relevant requirements in STCW 78 as amended, tables A-II/1, A-II/2 and A-IV/2.

Entry requirements

Min 75 ECTS completed within the study program

Recommended previous knowledge


Teaching methods

Lectures and practical assignments.

Compulsory learning activities

Approved test and mandatory attendance in all parts of the subject


Practial/oral examination.

Examination support material

All information posted by the radio station.

All publications available in the radio station.

Radio Logbook.

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