|Name: ||Navigational Aids: Compasses|
|Extent of studies: ||1,25|
|Rekommenderad studiegång (SP): ||Year 1: Year 2: Year 3: Year 4: 1,25 Year 5: |
|Prerequisites: ||Navigational Aids: GNSS, compasses and steering|
|Course-specific competence: ||The student is provided with|
an ability to determine and allow for errors in magnetic and gyro-compasses.
knowledge of the principles of magnetic and gyro-compasses.
theoretical knowledge and whether theory has been realised with reference to gyro-compasses on vessels as well as the faults and limitations of gyro-compasses.
an understanding of systems (master/slave) under the control of the master gyro and knowledge of the operation and care of the main types of gyro-compasses.
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