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  • Design for IntegrationMCEN90013

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS As a result of satisfactorily participating in this subject, students should be able to undertake design tasks at an intermediate level, considering performance under uncertain system integrity due to fatigue and wear, and have the ability to design or select suitable ameliorating solutions...

  • Dredging EngineeringCVEN90069

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    Dredging is an excavation activity carried out underwater for keeping waterways navigable, beach nourishment and land reclamation. The subject examines Dredging Engineering Fundamentals such as dredging techniques, disposal of dredge material, basic dredge laws, sediment re-suspension and environ...

  • Integrated Design - CivilCVEN90060

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject involves a major design project that concentrates on conducting a more detailed design of a piece of civil infrastructure such as railway station, airport, school, sports stadium, shopping centre, etc. The design would have scope for structural solutions, site works, innovative...

  • Extreme Loading of StructuresCVEN90026

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject is aimed at teaching the scientific principles associated with extreme events including that of earthquakes, impact, blast and cyclonic wind and their effects on a structure. Students will also be trained to make effective use of state-of-the-art techniques in quantifying the eff...

  • Geotechnical EngineeringCVEN90050

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMSSoil and rock are among the most important civil engineering materials. They form the foundations of all structures, can be rearranged to provide a topography to suit particular needs like embankments for road and railways, can form a structure in its own right when used for levee banks or da...

  • MPhil ResearchCHEN90005

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

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  • Chemical Engineering Design ProjectCHEN90022

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This unit requires the students to undertake a major design task utilising the knowledge gained throughout the chemical engineering course. This comprises the following tasks: design of a process to meet a specified requirement; feasibility study of alternative processes which meet the spec...

  • Carbon Capture and StorageCHEN90027

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject will give an overview of the drivers for carbon capture and storage, the technology and the economics. INDICATIVE CONTENT Specific topics will include: Climate Change and Emissions Reduction Measures, Fuel types (coal, oil, gas). Coal chemistry. Other emission sources (natura...

  • Engineering Practice and CommunicationENGR90021

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    This subject introduces students to the nature of engineering work and the engineering profession.  The one activity that professional engineers spend the majority of their work time undertaking is communication, whether in the verbal or written form.  One of the aims of this subject is to develo...

  • Industry ProjectCHEN90028

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, JulyYear:2019

    AIMS Candidates will undertake as individuals or as a member of a team a designated investigative project within a suitable industry partner that could involve critical analysis of a topic, experimental research and/or development, theoretical modelling, process simulation and/or the solution of...

  • Numerical Programming for EngineersENGR30003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    The aim of this subject is to equip students with computational tools for solving common physical engineering problems. The focus of the lectures is on archetypical physical engineering problems and their solutions via the effective implementation of classical algorithms. Indicative content: asy...

  • Engineering Systems Design 1ENGR10004

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS Engineering Systems Design 1 introduces students to the world of engineering through a mix of design projects, interactive workshops and lectures. This subject centres on the engineering method, the approach to problem solving and engineering design that makes engineers unique. The subject ...

  • Introduction to Energy SystemsENGR90028

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject provides a general introduction to the many issues that need to be considered when examining the global energy system. These include - A brief history of different forms of energy and energy technologiesThe historical relationship between energy use and industrialisationThe s...

  • Engineering MaterialsENGR20003

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMSThe subject aims to provide knowledge about construction materials, their properties, manufacturing processes and key issues associated with their applications in structural engineering. The subject also introduces the relationships between the structure of a material and its properties. This...

  • Spatial AnalysisGEOM90006

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS In this subject students will learn about the foundations of spatial data and their analysis. Emphasis will be placed on learning how to investigate the patterns that arise as a result of processes that may be operating in space. For example, students will learn to identify geographic cluste...

  • Applications of GISGEOM20013

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS Geographic Information Systems (GIS) are a blend of computer mapping and database technologies used to store, manage, analyse and display geographic data. This subject introduces students to this exciting technology and provides them with the skills and knowledge to design solutions enablin...

  • Remote SensingGEOM90005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS To introduce students to the techniques and technology of remote sensing: the extraction of information from satellite and airborne image data. This subject assumes prior knowledge of image processing techniques such as that acquired in subjects such as GEOM30009 Imaging the Environment. Stu...

  • Spatial IT ProjectGEOM90043

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIM This subject involves the in-depth investigation of a significant problem related to Spatial IT. The subject also provides students with skills and knowledge for analysing and solving problems, and enhanced written and oral communication skills. The subject is fundamentally a research-based p...

  • Spatial Data InfrastructureGEOM90015

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    AIMS In this subject, students will learn about the principles, concepts and design strategies used in the development of Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) as an enabling platform to facilitate multi-sourced data and service discovery, access, integration and use. An example of SDI is the land t...

  • StaticsENGR10005

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    Statics introduces the principles of how objects behave when subject to forces with a mix of design projects, interactive workshops and lectures. It assumes a preference of mathematical, graphical and analytical ways of knowing, quantitative analysis and physical principles. Through analysis, mod...