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Fisheries and Marine Institute (2019/2020)
6 Degree Program Regulations
6.1 Bachelor of Maritime Studies
6.1.1 Maritime Management Major
  • Students must complete 39 credit hours in addition to the work which was required under their category of admission.

  • The required and elective courses are listed in Table 2 Bachelor of Maritime Studies - Maritime Management Major.

  • A maximum of 9 transfer credit hours applicable to the degree may be used to meet the degree requirements.

  • When transfer credit has been granted for a course(s) taken to satisfy the requirements for admission, students must take an additional elective University course(s).

  • To meet the academic requirements for a Bachelor of Maritime Studies a candidate shall successfully complete the following program with a minimum overall average of 60% and a minimum numeric grade of 50% in each course required for the degree unless stated otherwise within the course description.

  • Students must take 39 credit hours with 21 credit hours from the required courses and 18 credit hours from the electives.

  • At least three electives must be chosen from Group A and at least one elective must be chosen from Group B.

Table 2 Bachelor of Maritime Studies - Maritime Management Major

Required Courses

Group A Electives

Group B Electives

6.1.2 Safety Management Major
  • Students must complete 39 credit hours in addition to the work which was required under their category of admission.

  • The required and elective courses are listed in Table 3 Bachelor of Maritime Studies - Major in Safety Management.

  • When transfer credit has been granted for a course(s) taken to satisfy the requirements for admission, students must take an additional elective University course(s).

  • To meet the academic requirements for a Bachelor of Maritime Studies a student shall successfully complete the program with a minimum overall average of 60% and a minimum numeric grade of 50% in each course required for the degree unless stated otherwise within the course description.

  • Students must take 39 credit hours with 27 credit hours from the required courses and 12 credit hours from the electives.

  • At least two electives must be chosen from Group A and at least one elective must be chosen from Group B.

Table 3 Bachelor of Maritime Studies - Safety Management Major

Required Courses

Group A Electives

Group B Electives