Bachelor of Engineering Systems (Honours) (Civil Engineering) (Subject to final approval.)
Southern Cross University - Lismore

Course outline

This degree equips students with skills and knowledge to provide a range of professional civil engineering services in regional, national and international environments. It prepares graduates for work in the planning, design, construction and maintenance of civil engineering infrastructure such as buildings, roads, bridges, dams, pipelines, transport systems and water supply and waste water treatment facilities. Students have access to specialist civil engineering software and state-of-the-art laboratories covering a range of sub-disciplines including materials conditioning and testing, concrete and structures testing, fluids/hydraulics testing, soils/geotechnical testing, and mechanics and physics. In final year, students undertake industry experience. This course is also available online, contact Southern Cross University. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Engineering Systems (Honours) at Southern Cross University.

Other requirements

Students complete 60 days of compulsory industry experience relevant to engineering, which can be undertaken in one or more settings under the supervision of experienced engineers.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for Southern Cross University and for this course, refer to the Southern Cross University website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Recommended study
Mathematical Methods; a science subject
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

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Civil engineering

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.

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Career opportunities

Civil engineers in settings that include municipal and government road authorities, water supply and management agencies, construction companies, railway departments and companies, natural resource management organisations, consulting engineering companies, airport authorities, mining companies, irrigation authorities, research organisations, and in tertiary education (with further study).

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds
CSP/$3984 (1st year contribution)
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

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