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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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Structural Theory and DesignCVEN30009

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject introduces the basic methods of structural analysis and the design of simple structures which are built of reinforced concrete, steel, timber and masonry. A feature of this subject is the integration of the design and analytical skills in dealing with contemporary structures that...

  • Concrete Design and TechnologyCVEN90016

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject introduces the students to advanced modelling techniques for concrete structures, and to the design and analysis of pre-stressed concrete structures with applications to both buildings and bridges. It builds on knowledge from CVEN90049 Structural Theory and Design 2, in particula...

  • Port and Harbour EngineeringCVEN90070

    Offered:FebruaryYear:2019

    The subject examines Port/Harbour Planning & Design Fundamentals. It provides a multi-disciplinary overview of problems and issues relevant for port and harbour engineering. The subject relies on a synergetic approach combining cutting-edge research in Maritime Engineering and strong engageme...

  • Freight SystemsCVEN90061

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS There is a need for civil engineers to increase their knowledge and skills in freight systems since they are actively involved in the planning, design, construction, maintenance and management of a range of freight infrastructure such as roads, bridges and ports. Civil engineers require expe...

  • High Rise StructuresCVEN90024

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMSThis subject introduces students to the special requirements necessary for the successful design of high rise buildings. Elements of high rise building design considered in the subject are structural floor, framing and foundation systems, wind loading including wind tunnel testing and earthqu...

  • Integrated Design - InfrastructureCVEN90059

    Offered:Semester 1Year:2019

    AIMS This subject involves a major design project that concentrates on preparing a design proposal for a larger spatial scale infrastructure system such as a suburban precinct, a transport system for a small city, or a precinct level water and renewable energy supply system. The preparation of a ...

  • Civil HydraulicsCVEN90051

    Offered:Semester 2Year:2019

    AIMSStudents that successfully completely this subject will have the skills to practice under a chartered engineer to analyse problems and propose designs in the field of civil and environmental hydraulic engineering. Analysis of water flow in natural and constructed channels is studied in the ri...

  • Metocean EngineeringCVEN90066

    Offered:JulyYear:2019

    The subject examines in-depth the observation, analysis and prediction of wind-generated waves in the open ocean, in shelf seas, and in coastal regions. It also provides an introduction to wave and hydrodynamics modelling as a support for engineering applications. It provides a multi-disciplinary...

  • 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...