Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
University of Southern Queensland - Springfield

Course outline

This program helps students to develop the skills, knowledge and experience of an engineer to enable them to deliver practical solutions to real-world problems. Students can apply their knowledge through practical work experience and a final-year research project to encourage valuable industry experience in engineering. Students have the choice of a range of specialties in addition to acquiring skills in problem-solving, analysis, design, construction and management. For more program information, visit Bachelor of Engineering Honours at UniSQ.

Note

External students must attend at least one, week-long, residential school in Toowoomba during most years of the program.

Majors

External: agricultural engineering; civil engineering; computer systems engineering; electrical and electronic engineering; environmental engineering; instrumentation control and automation engineering; mechanical engineering; mechatronic engineering; power engineering.
Toowoomba: agricultural engineering; civil engineering; computer systems engineering; electrical and electronic engineering; environmental engineering; mechanical engineering; mechatronic engineering; power engineering.
Springfield: civil engineering; electrical and electronic engineering; mechanical engineering; mechatronic engineering.

Other requirements

Students must complete 60 days of work experience in an engineering workplace.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of Southern Queensland and for this course, refer to UniSQ’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)

Additional entry requirements

Applicants must nominate on their QTAC application one preferred major of study.

Recommended study
Physics
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

91.65

87.65

74.15

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

87.65

74.15

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

11

0

<5*

12

0

<5*

0

31

Percentage of all students

35.5%

0.0%

<5*

38.7%

0.0%

<5*

0.0%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Depending on major: professional engineering (civil), agricultural hydrology, soil conservation, machinery manufacture, environmental management, urban development, computer hardware design, networking, communications, food processing, power stations, telecommunications, manufacturing industries, transport industries, robotics, port authorities.

Membership

Engineers Australia (as a Professional Engineer).

Course Code
927331
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Engineering and Technology
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 8 years Part time

Location
Ipswich