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

Course outline

This degree equips students with the relevant skills and knowledge to provide a range of professional mechanical engineering services in regional, national and international environments. The course prepares graduates for work involving the design of machinery, computer-aided design and manufacturing, water supply, vibration, acoustics and noise control, robotics, heat transfer and refrigeration, energy technology, consumer product design, pollution control and production planning. Study streams in design and production system engineering, thermo-fluid mechanics and energy systems, and mechatronics and control systems cover all aspects of mechanical engineering. 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.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 18 years

Recommended study
Mathematical Methods; a science subject
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Career opportunities

Mechanical engineer in regional, national and international environments in diverse industries including heavy machinery, power generation, mining, manufacturing, production planning, automotive, aerospace, medical, environment, building industries, consumer product design and building services, consulting engineering, ship building, railroads and robotics industries.

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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