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Area/Catalogue
CIVE 5091

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
164921

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Unit Value
9

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Natural and Built Environments

Course aim

To enable graduates to develop advanced skills required by civil engineering and environmental science professionals in negotiating, planning, designing, constructing, researching, and reporting civil engineering and environmental management developments or schemes.

Course content

Utilisation of a real industry project. Tender preparation, feasibility study and execution of detailed design for a real industry project. Community consultation, contract preparation and environmental management plan of an engineering project. The course is undertaken by the class acting as consulting companies with the management and organisation of that company being the responsibility of the students. Teams will have regular meetings with the lecturers and industry clients to review project progress. Each class company will be required to submit a complete concept design and reports on specified components of each project. Significant emphasis will be placed on the social, environmental, international, political and economic contexts applicable to each project.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Completion of the first year of the program.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Tutorial 3 hours x 13 weeks
Seminar 3 hours 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
Group assignment 1000 words per student 10% N/A
Group project 3000 words per student 30% N/A
Group project 5000 words per student 50% N/A
Presentation N/A 10% 10 minutes

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.250
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

Degrees this course is offered in

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