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Area/Catalogue
ENGG 1003

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
101752

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Natural and Built Environments

Course aim

To introduce students to the profession of engineering through course and project work and interaction with industry that will help students to develop some of the essential skills needed for sustainable professional practice.

Course content

Lectures and tutorials will introduce you to a variety of areas in sustainable and professional engineering, including: the role of the professional engineer, characteristics of modern engineering disciplines, historical and modern trends in engineering practice, graduate attributes of engineering professionals, career management skills, critical analysis and reflective practice, principles of sustainable engineering, professional ethics, principles of sustainable development, effective teamwork, culture and diversity issues including Indigenous protocols, team roles, evaluation of team performance, engineering report writing, effective presentations, locating and using information and referencing.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 1 hour x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Lecture 1 hour x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
External (Online lectures using recorded materials and other online resources) 1 hour x 13 weeks
Tutorial 2 hours x 12 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
External N/A x 13 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Report 1500 words 20% N/A
Individual Development Portfolio 1500 words equivalent 30% N/A
Group project 1500 words each & 15 mins group presentation 50% N/A
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Report 1500 words 20% N/A
Individual Development Portfolio 1500 words equivalent 30% N/A
Group project 1500 words each & 15 mins group presentation 50% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Report 1500 words 20% N/A
Individual Development Portfolio 1500 words equivalent 30% N/A
Group project 1500 words each & 15 mins group presentation 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES, ONLINE
Report 1500 words 20% N/A
Individual Development Portfolio 1500 words equivalent 30% N/A
Group project 1500 words each & 15 mins group presentation 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Natural and Built Environments

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