 This course introduces the form of a ship, how the form is described using drawings, principal parameters to describe a ship, concept of buoyancy, hydrostatic properties, concept of stability, curves describing stability, stability in damaged condition. This is a basic course for first year of study.
 This course introduces the concept of resistance of a ship, components of resistance, parameters of resistance, model testing, estimation of skin friction, wave making resistance, shallow water effects, appendage resistance, air resistance.
 This course introduces propulsion systems, ship powering efficiency, propeller geometry, model testing, propeller theory, propeller in open water, propeller behind hull, propeller desing.
 This course deals with the structure of a ship, loads on a ship, structural design.
 Response of a ship, Response of a ship in regular waves, Response in irregular waves.

 Stability, equations of motion, hydrodynamic coefficients, turning circle, zig zag maneuver, other maneuvers.
 Systems on board the ship, engine, lubrication, fuel, cooling, cargo handling, accomodation, fire and safety,
 Process of design, types of ships, design considerations, lines plan, general arrangement, structural design, model testing
 Shipyards, production methods, production planning, hull construction, outfitting.
 Revisiting resistance, definition of high speed, ways to attain high speed, high speed displacement craft, planning craft, hydrofoil craft, air cushion vehicles
