University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Civil Engineering)

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Course details

CRICOS course code: 079519E

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Study while you work

Take the step up to becoming a Civil Engineer and study USQ’s Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Civil). Study while you work, either externally or on-campus, and have the flexibility to adapt your study to your life.

In your first year, you will experience all areas of the engineering field to allow you to take charge of your own career. With your major in Civil Engineering, you will focus on the areas of infrastructure design, planning, development, construction and maintenance.

Apply your knowledge through practical work experience and an exciting final year research project that will give you hands-on industry experience. Previous students have produced projects in the fields of material testing and properties of earth friendly concrete, the analysis of high speed rural traffic incidents and the effects of improved vehicle technology on road design.

Further expand your knowledge

You have an opportunity to increase your knowledge further and combine your major studies in Civil Engineering with a four-unit minor in Management, Transport Engineering, Data Management or Mining Engineering.

Professional accreditation

When you graduate with your Bachelor of Engineering (Honours), you will be eligible to apply for membership with Engineers Australia as a graduate Professional Engineer. With the experience you will gain from working in the field, you may apply for chartered status as a Professional Engineer. You will also have the opportunity to work overseas, with your accreditation recognized in those countries that are signatories to the Washington Accord.

Career outcomes

Work as a qualified Civil Engineer in the areas of design, development and management in a wide range of fields including transportation, forestry, irrigation and construction.

Other majors:

Other majors for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours): Agricultural, Computer Systems, Electrical and Electronic, Environmental, Instrumentation Control and Automation, Mechanical, Mechatronic and Power.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 35,280 Per Year
Start date: Expected July 2022
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 35,280 Per Year
Start date: Expected July 2022
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

USQ Springfield Campus

37 Sinnathamby Boulevard
Brisbane Queensland 4300
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 35,280 Per Year
Start date: Expected July 2022
Study mode: Self study / online (without attendance)
Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)

Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia

Entry criteria

Applicant must have Australian year 12 level or equivalent.

Students from different country must have qualifications equivalent to Australia.

English language requirements

IELTS (Academic only) - 6.0 (or better) (no component lower than 5.5); TOEFL (paper based) - 550 (or better) (with a minimum Test of Written English Score of TWE 4.5); TOEFL (electronic or computer based) - 213 (or better) (with essay rating of at least 4.5); TOEFL (internet based) - 80 (or better) (with 19 minimum in all bands); Pearson (PTE Academic) - 50 (or better) (with no communicative score less than 50); Cambridge English Scale Scores for FCE, CAE and CPE3 - Cambridge English: First (FCE) with a score of 169 or above. No less than 162 in each skill.

Address

University of Southern Queensland (USQ)
Toowoomba Campus
487-535 West Street Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia