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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/11290/607996
Title:
AN OUTLINE FOR A COURSE OF INSTRUCTION IN SHIPBOARD NAVIGATION
Authors:
Benson, Frederick Alexius
Abstract:
One of the main duties of deck officers in the navies and merchant marines of the world is to safely navigate their ships from port to port and country to country. Toefficientlyfollowasetcourserequires training and experience not only in ship handling but also in determining your location upon the world's surface sb any specified time. The main problem encountered in navigating is to stayonyoursetcourse. Todothisyoumustperiodically determine your true position and make the course chages necessary to bring your ship to the desired destination. This syllabus has been compiled as a guide to the student navigator in overcoming the difficulties that he is likely to encounter as a navigator or officer of the deck on a ship. The material contained herein is a combination of information obtained from some officers of the naval reserve and the naval training and experience of the author.
Affiliation:
University of Southern California
Issue Date:
1949
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/11290/607996
Submitted date:
2015-09-24
Document Source:
Dissertation/Thesis
Language:
English Paper
Type Of Resource:
Curriculum/Program Report or Description
Learning Environment:
Formal
Construct:
Content Knowledge
Content:
Celestial Navigation
Nation:
USA
Appears in Collections:
Astronomy Education Research

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dc.contributor.authorBenson, Frederick Alexiusen
dc.date.accessioned2016-05-04T08:59:41Zen
dc.date.available2016-05-04T08:59:41Zen
dc.date.issued1949en
dc.date.submitted2015-09-24en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11290/607996en
dc.description.abstractOne of the main duties of deck officers in the navies and merchant marines of the world is to safely navigate their ships from port to port and country to country. Toefficientlyfollowasetcourserequires training and experience not only in ship handling but also in determining your location upon the world's surface sb any specified time. The main problem encountered in navigating is to stayonyoursetcourse. Todothisyoumustperiodically determine your true position and make the course chages necessary to bring your ship to the desired destination. This syllabus has been compiled as a guide to the student navigator in overcoming the difficulties that he is likely to encounter as a navigator or officer of the deck on a ship. The material contained herein is a combination of information obtained from some officers of the naval reserve and the naval training and experience of the author.en
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dc.titleAN OUTLINE FOR A COURSE OF INSTRUCTION IN SHIPBOARD NAVIGATIONen
dc.typeDissertation/Thesisen
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Southern Californiaen
dc.type.resourceCurriculum/Program Report or Descriptionen
dc.istar.learningenvironmentFormalen
dc.istar.constructContent Knowledgeen
dc.istar.contentCelestial Navigationen
dc.istar.nationUSAen
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