Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Arts
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

This dual program allows you to combine studies in engineering with a wide range of majors in the arts. In the engineering component, develop your understanding by applying science and engineering principles to engineering problems of commercial importance. In addition to technical expertise, this course emphasises essential workplace skills such as communication, teamwork, project management, problem-solving and lifelong learning. The arts component provides skills in written communication, problem-solving, critical thinking and interpersonal understanding that expand your employment opportunities. For example, you may choose to pursue language studies in order to work internationally in your field. For more information, visit Bachelors of Engineering (Hons)/Arts at UQ.

Note

Specialist Mathematics is recommended for this program. Students without Specialist Mathematics or equivalent may be required to undertake preparatory courses which may not enable the program to be completed in the minimum time frame without overloading or undertaking summer study.

Majors

Engineering (Hons) Specialisations: chemical engineering; civil engineering; electrical engineering; mechanical engineering; mechatronic engineering, software engineering. Arts: Refer to Bachelor of Arts.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for UQ and for this course, refer to UQ’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); Chemistry or Physics (Units 3 and 4, C)

Recommended study
Specialist Mathematics; Chemistry; Physics (Units 3 and 4, C).
Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
86.00
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

99.60

96.90

83.05

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.95

98.45

87.70

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

5

0

0

15

0

0

0

20

Percentage of all students

25.0%

0.0%

0.0%

75.0%

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

100%

Notes

Career opportunities

Refer to Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) and Bachelor of Arts.

Membership

Refer to Bachelor of Engineering (Hons).

Course Code
717401
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$7620 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree with honours
Study Area
Engineering and Technology, Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

51/2 years Full time or 11 years Part time

Location
Brisbane