With an understanding of the laws of nature and of societal needs, Engineers are key to solving the problems and designing solutions for our future.
In our Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering you have the opportunity to select a major in Environmental Engineering, which will enable you to develop dynamic systems for human activities that are responsive to natural environments.
You will also study the range of disciplines to prepare you to contribute to major infrastructure including construction, hydraulic and water engineering, transport systems and project management.
As a graduate of a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil Engineering you will be a professional engineer with specialist skills in demand across multiple sectors and industries globally.
This course is fully accredited by Engineers Australia at the level of Professional Engineer. Courses accredited by Engineers Australia at this level are recognised in many different countries worldwide through the Washington Accord, an international agreement governing recognition of engineering qualifications and professional competence.
Assessment items vary for each unit. They include numerical calculations, written reports, oral presentations and exams. The assessment tasks are based around in-class learning activities, tutorial exercises, laboratory experiments, independent research activities, and project-based scenarios. Students undertake assessment tasks both individually and within teams with other students.
On-campus students experience a variety of teaching approaches including lectures, tutorials, laboratory classes, field trips, online activities and video-linked or podcast virtual classes. The method of teaching may vary from unit to unit.