2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Jan 17, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Academic Catalog
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NS 1152 - Navigation 2

3 lecture hours 0 lab hours 3 credits
Course Description
Continuation of NS 1151 . Offered spring term. (prereq: NS 1151  or consent of department chair)
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Understand the rules and regulations governing maritime travel
  • Demonstrate knowledge of different tools and platforms used to navigate at sea
  • Understanding of lights and signals used to communicate with other vessels
  • Demonstrate an ability to effectively fix position and navigate in a variety of depths of water

Course Topics
  • Rules of the road
  • Navy publications and references
  • Buoys and lights
  • Radar and its uses
  • Charting
  • Celestial navigation

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