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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Biomedical Engineering Capstone ProjectBMEN90018

    Offered:Semester 1, Year Long, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject involves undertaking a major research or advanced innovative design project requiring an independent investigation and the preparation of reports on an approved topic. Students will present their findings in a conference presentation format, held at the end of the project cycle...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Chemical Engineering Research ProjectCHEN90023

    Offered:Summer Term, Semester 1, JulyYear:2019

    AIMS Students will undertake as individuals or as a member of a team a designated investigative project which could involve a critical literature review, experimental research and/or development, theoretical modelling, process simulation and/or the solution of an industrial problem. Rigorous pla...

  • Research MethodsCHEN90034

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS The aim of engineering and scientific research is to produce new knowledge. To be useful, new knowledge must be able to stand up to scrutiny, and its presentation to other researchers and/or to the public must be persuasive.This subject is an introduction to the processes of research as the...

  • Bioenvironmental EngineeringCHEN90011

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This is a specialised elective subject covering a range of environmental and waste treatment topics of key importance to society and of relevance to most chemical engineering industries. The subject builds on core chemical engineering knowledge and is complementary to the material presented...

  • Chemical Engineering ManagementCHEN90020

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS For long term sustainability, a company must focus on its Triple Bottom Line (Financial performance, Environmental performance and Sociological performance). This subject will cover the key parameters needed to manage performance in each of these areas for both new projects and redevelopmen...

  • Heat and Mass Transport ProcessesCHEN30005

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS This subject aims to extend the fundamental concepts of heat transfer from that covered in CHEN20009 Transport Processes to include natural and forced convection and two phase systems. Mass transfer concepts are extended to unsteady state mass transfer and Fick's Second Law, prediction of d...

  • Chemical Engineering Minor ThesisCHEN90030

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

    AIMS Students will undertake as individuals a high level investigative research project which could involve a critical literature review, experimental research and/or development, theoretical modelling, process simulation and/or the solution of an industrial problem. Rigorous planning and schedul...

  • Chemical Product DevelopmentCHEN90035

    Offered:Summer TermYear:2019

    AIMS Internationally, approximately fifty percent of chemical engineers are employed in positions related to chemical product development and design.  The aim of this module is to introduce students to the concepts behind chemical product design.  This includes an introduction to the chemical pr...

  • MPhil ResearchBMEN70001

    Offered:Time-based ResearchYear:2019

    The Master of Philosophy is an internationally recognised masters (by research) degree. It is designed for students to develop advanced skills in undertaking independent and sustained research. The thesis should demonstrate a critical application of specialist knowledge and should be an independe...

  • Computational BiomechanicsBMEN90022

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMS and INDICATIVE CONTENT In this subject students should gain an understanding of the structure and function of the skeletal, muscular, and sensory systems of the human body. Students should also be able to formulate simple, integrative models of the human neuromusculoskeletal system; and to...