There are no specifically prescribed or recommended texts for this subject.
- Subject notes
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject is based principally on presentations by experienced academic staff and industry practitioners who deliver the subject contents using extensive case studies in their area of expertise. Problem-based learning is a key feature aiming to enrich students’ appreciation of the subject contents and their engineering relevance and practical applications. The subject also allows students to develop their teamwork skills by collaborating on two group assignments.
INDICATIVE KEY LEARNING RESOURCES
This subject does not require students to purchase any particular prescribed textbooks but learning material is provided online via a series of relevant web links and downloadable documents.
CAREERS / INDUSTRY LINKS
All the presenters including the guest lecturers have extensive industry experience and links, and have specific expertise in the areas in which they are delivering. Practical context and industry relevance are also provided in the problem-based learning exercises and the extensive use of case studies.
- Related Handbook entries
This subject contributes to the following:
Type Name Course Master of Philosophy - Engineering Course Master of Environmental Engineering Course Doctor of Philosophy - Engineering Course Master of Engineering Structures Course Ph.D.- Engineering Major Tailored Specialisation Major Tailored Specialisation Major Tailored Specialisation Major Tailored Specialisation Major Tailored Specialisation Major Tailored Specialisation Specialisation (formal) Civil Specialisation (formal) Structural
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required
- Available to Study Abroad and/or Study Exchange Students
This subject is available to students studying at the University from eligible overseas institutions on exchange and study abroad. Students are required to satisfy any listed requirements, such as pre- and co-requisites, for enrolment in the subject.
Last updated: 3 November 2022