ENG101 Foundations of Engineering

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ENG101 Foundations of Engineering


This course is an introduction to the professional life of an engineer. The curriculum includes a full-day field trip to explore the application engineering principles in different contexts. Throughout the course you will develop problem-solving skills and undertake activities using engineering tools and techniques. Topics include sustainability, project management, design, ethics, professional attitudes, lifelong learning, structure of engineering organisations, teams and teamwork and other areas associated with engineering practice. During the semester, there will be a practical focus where material covered on the field trip will be consolidated through weekly tutorials.

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Semester of offer: *
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
Student contribution band:
Band 2
Tuition fee:
Science, Engineering, Surveying:
Census date:
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Class Timetable:
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* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

ENG101 Course Outline Semester 1, 2018 (PDF 378KB) Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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