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Key Programme Information

  • Degree Sustainable Maritime Operations Access Course
  • Language English
  • Awarding Body MLA College
  • Start January, May and September Next start date is 6th May 2024
  • Cost £800
  • Duration 8 weeks
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Course Description

The SMOAC is a short introductory module that aims to give you an overview of the breadth of today’s offshore and maritime operations, as well as providing an introduction into distance learning and academic research and writing. 

This 8-week module will introduce you sustainable maritime operations as a subject, as well as distance learning as a study method, before committing to a full degree programme. Suitable for all professionals, regardless of level or seniority, the SMOAC course will provide an excellent foundation for your future studies. 

It is particularly suitable for those working in Ship Management, Port Operations, Marine Renewables, Offshore Oil and Gas and Engineering and Defence. 

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