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Navigational Aids; ECDIS

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Code: SF14O110
Name: Navigational Aids; ECDIS
Extent of studies: 1,5
Rekommenderad studiegång (SP): Year 1:     Year 2: 1,5    Year 3:     Year 4:     Year 5:     
Prerequisites: Navigational Aids: GNSS, compasses and steering
Terrestrial Navigation B
Course-specific competence: The student
• is able to determine the vessel’s position with the help of electronic navigational aids.
• understands the structure of ECDIS.
• knows the errors and limitations of the ECDIS systems as well as their levels of accuracy in giving positions
• knows different kinds of electronic navigational charts, their configuration and pros and cons.
• has skills in using satellite positioning systems and electronic navigational charts.
• knows the operational aspects of AIS.
• knows the operational aspects of VDR.
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