Ship Construction

MARE 1021

Course description

Students study the basic principles of merchant ship construction and ship structures, the materials used in ship construction, and the process of building a ship. They also learn about stresses which a ship must withstand while at sea and due to weight distribution throughout a ship.



Course Hours



Post Secondary level MARE 1014 Practical Seamanship Minimum Grade of 60

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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