University of the Sunshine Coast

Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Honours)

University of the Sunshine Coast

Course details

CRICOS course code: 078425G

Level of study: Undergraduate

Summary

Design and build the future

Civil engineers plan, design, build and maintain the infrastructure we rely on as a civilisation – including things like buildings, roads, water systems and more. This program develops your practical skills in engineering design, project management and sustainability, and qualifies you to work as a civil engineer and help shape the world around you in Australia and overseas.

In this program you will:

  • Learn how to use mathematical and scientific principles to solve a range of technical problems
  • Get hands-on experience through 12 weeks of work experience with professional engineers and engineering associates
  • Choose from a wide range of minors including climate change and coastal zone studies, management for engineers, mechatronic engineering and electrical and electronic engineering
  • Complete a major final-year research project on a topic of your choice
  • Learn from industry professionals through guest lectures that expose you to current engineering professional practice
  • Recreate interactive real-life scenarios in USC's state-of-the-art visualisation studio and dedicated engineering laboratories

Career opportunities

  • Government agencies
  • Construction companies
  • Engineering consultancies
  • Building industry
  • Mining industry
  • Research organisations

Membership

Engineering students are eligible for free membership to Engineers Australia. Once their degree is completed they are eligible for Graduate membership.

This program is internationally recognised to allow you to work in Australia and overseas.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 29,600 Per Year Read more1,18,400 for the entire course
Start date: 26 July 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

University of the Sunshine Coast

90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 29,600 Per Year Read more1,18,400 for the entire course
Start date: 26 July 2021
Duration: 4 years
Study mode: Full time
Address

Moreton Bay Campus

1 Moreton Parade
Brisbane Queensland 4502
Australia

Entry criteria

You must:

  • be at least 17 years of age, or have completed Year 12 or equivalent

IELTS (Academic) - Overall score of 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each subtest; TOEFL: Internet-based - Overall score of 76 with minimum score of 18 for writing; TOEFL: Paper-based - Overall score of 550 with minimum essay score of 4; Pearson Test of English - Overall score of 50 with no sub score less than 50; CAE/CPE (results after Jan 2015) - Overall score of 169 or above with no less than 162 in each skill; ISLPR (IIAA accredited)- (previously ASLPR) - 3 in all four skill areas; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2 - Successful completion; USC's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 3 - Successful completion; Global Assessment Certificate (GAC) - Successful completion with a minimum GPA of 2.3.

Address

University of the Sunshine Coast
90 Sippy Downs Drive
Sunshine Coast Queensland 4556
Australia