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Students who commenced study in 2016 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

Undergraduate

Commencement year

This area of study entry applies to students commencing this course in 2016 and should be read in conjunction with the relevant course entry in the Handbook.

Any units listed for this area of study relate only to the 'Requirements' outlined in the Faculty of Engineering component of any bachelors double degrees.

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Engineering

Contact details

Visit http://www.eng.monash.edu.au/

Websites

Faculty of Engineering

Location

Clayton, Malaysia

Civil engineers design, construct, maintain and operate infrastructure for the benefit of society. You will acquire skills, knowledge and experience in mechanics; transport, traffic and road engineering; building structures and technology; design of concrete and masonry structures; bridge design and assessment; geomechanics; and hydrology.

Units

 

 

Levels 2, 3 and 4

C,D. Civil engineering knowledge, application and practice (108 points)

Students complete:

  • CIV2206 Mechanics of solids
  • CIV2225 Design of steel and timber structures
  • CIV2242 Geomechanics I
  • CIV2263 Water systems
  • CIV2282 Transport and traffic engineering
  • CIV3204 Engineering investigation
  • CIV3221 Building structures and technology
  • CIV3247 Geomechanics II
  • CIV3248 Groundwater and environmental geomechanics
  • CIV3284 Design of concrete and masonry structures
  • CIV3285 Engineering hydrology
  • CIV4210 Project A
  • CIV4212 Civil engineering practice 4
  • CIV4280 Bridge design and assessment
  • CIV4286 Project management for civil engineers
  • CIV4287 Road engineering
  • CIV4288 Water Treatment
  • ENG2005 Advanced engineering mathematics

E. Elective study (36 points)

Students choose from the technical electives below for which they meet pre-requisites or choose units required to complete an engineering-approved minor from another faculty. Students wishing to choose other electives (that is, neither technical civil engineering electives nor those required to complete an approved minor) should consult their course advisor prior to doing so. Students completing a single degree should complete a minimum of 24 credit points of 3rd and 4th level technical electives from the list below. For students completing a double degree, some units required for the partner degree are credited as electives towards this degree.

Civil Engineering technical electives
  • CIV2283 Civil engineering construction
  • CIV4283 Transport planning
  • CIV4284 Traffic systems
  • CIV4211 Project B
  • CIV4234 Advanced structural analysis
  • CIV4235 Advanced structural design
  • CIV4248 Ground hazards engineering
  • CIV4249 Foundation engineering
  • CIV4261 Integrated urban water management
  • CIV4268 Water resources management
  • ENG1021 Spatial communication in engineering

 

 

Relevant courses

Bachelors

Single degrees

Successful completion of this undergraduate specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following single degree:

  • E3001 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Students in other single bachelor's degrees are not eligible to complete this specialisation.

Double degrees

Successful completion of this undergraduate specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) component in the following double degrees:

  • E3009 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Architectural Design
  • E3002 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts
  • E3004 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • E3005 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce
  • E3003 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce Specialist
  • E3007 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Science
  • L3002 Bachelor of Laws (Honours) and Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)