BH080 - Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental Engineering) (Honours)

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RMIT program code: BH080
Plan name: Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental Engineering) (Honours)
Plan code: BH080
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 079627A

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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

For students who commence their study in this program from 1 January 2016 onwards, please note that some courses listed in this structure will have their course marks count toward your program's weighted average mark. Your weighted average mark will determine the honours level of your award once you have completed the program. If a course counts toward your weighted average mark, that fact will be stated in its course guide. In Enrolment Online, after you completed your course enrolment, you will be notified which of the enrolled courses will count toward the weighted average mark.

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 
AND  Year Four of Program
 

For more information about the weighted average mark, please click here

To graduate you must complete the following:

  • All core course requirements of the program including electives to a total of 384 credit points. For detailed information about technical electives / employability foci click here 
  • Before enrolling in a course, you must have satisfactorily completed any prerequisite requirements.  Please click on the 'yes' link to check prerequisites.
  • You must repeat any failed core course/s at the earliest opportunity.
  • Ensure that all applications for credit transfers and Recognition of Prior Learning have been submitted prior to the relevant census dates.
  • Refer to the Course Guides for further course specific information by clicking on the course title.
  • For some courses, students are expected to attend lab sessions at Bundoora East campus. See the timetable for more information.
  • If you are a midyear entrant, click here for enrolment information.
  • If you have any questions/concerns, please submit your query via StudentManagement Portal (SMP)
  • When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three and Four of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

    IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

    Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

  • Not all courses listed are available each semester.

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Year One of Program

For academic advice please see your Year 1 Coordinator:

Mr Paulino Piotto

Tel: +61 3 9925 2209

Email: paulino.piotto@rmit.edu.au

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Introduction to Professional Engineering Practice12OENG1166City Campus2901 (FF)
Environmental Chemistry 1A12YesCHEM1014City Campus2225
Engineering Mathematics B12YesMATH2128City Campus2683
Geology12YesEASC1075City Campus2995 (FF)
Engineering Practice 2 (Environmental Principles for Sustainable Design)12CIVE1186City Campus3036 (FF)
Life on Earth12YesENVI1142City Campus21362119
Environmental Chemistry 1B12YesCHEM1015City Campus2188
Mathematics and Statics12YesMATH2129City Campus2671
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

For academic and prerequisites advice, please contact your Year 2 Coordinator:

Dr Jorge Paz-Ferreiro

Tel: +61 3 9925 0878

Email: jorge.paz-ferreiro@rmit.edu.au

Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Numerical Methods/Statistics for Engineers12YesMATH2114City Campus2669
Pollution Control12YesOENG1036City Campus2949 (FF)
Geological Site Investigation12YesEASC1076City Campus2964 (FF)
Solid Waste Management and LCA12YesOENG1035City Campus2880 (FF)
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2066City Campus1423
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
AND
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Groundwater Major - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Water Engineering12YesCIVE1181City Campus2992 (FF)
Geotechnical Engineering 112YesCIVE1178City Campus2936 (FF)
OR

Civil Engineering Major - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Water Engineering12YesCIVE1181City Campus2992 (FF)
Geotechnical Engineering 112YesCIVE1178City Campus2936 (FF)
OR

Chemical Engineering Major - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Fluid Flow and Particle Mechanics12PROC2079City Campus2895 (FF)
Chemical Engineering Fundamentals12PROC2077City Campus2894 (FF)
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

Please refer to the following website whilst choosing University Electives:

http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/studentelectives  

When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three and Four of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

For academic advice, please contact your Year 3 Coordinator: 

Dr Suzie Reichman

Tel: +61 3 9925 3319

Email: suzie.reichman@rmit.edu.au

Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Urban Systems12YesOENG1037City Campus2856 (FF)
Environmental Analysis12YesOENG1038City Campus2920 (FF)
Engineering Economics and Infrastructure Planning12CIVE1217City Campus3071 (FF)
Land Contamination and Remediation12YesOENG1039City Campus2857 (FF)
Waste Water Treatment and Recycling12CIVE1199City Campus2889 (FF)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
AND
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Groundwater Major - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Catchment Water Management12YesCIVE1145City Campus2859 (FF)
Hydrogeology12YesCIVE1184City Campus2887 (FF)
OR

Civil Engineering Major - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Stormwater Management12YesCIVE1153City Campus2884 (FF)
Transport Engineering 112YesCIVE1180City Campus2958 (FF)
OR

Chemical Engineering Major - Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Process Principles12YesPROC2078City Campus2902 (FF)
Heat and Mass Transfer12PROC2082City Campus2871 (FF)
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

Please refer to the following website whilst choosing University Electives:

http://www.rmit.edu.au/students/studentelectives  

When selecting Technical Options/Employability Foci in Year Three and Four of the Program students can choose OENG1165 (Professional Engineering Experience Undergraduate) and/or OENG1164 (Humanitarian Experiential Learning Project) or any final year course option from one of the majors/employability foci in the program.

IMPORTANT: Before enrolling in OENG1165 approval must be sought from the Work Integrated Learning team at oeng1165@rmit.edu.au

Before enrolling in OENG1164 please contact the Academic Services team via https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

For academic advice, please contact your Year 4 Coordinator:

Dr Jorge Paz-Ferreiro

Tel: +61 3 9925 0878

Email: jorge.paz-ferreiro@rmit.edu.au

 

Complete the following Three (3) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Engineering Capstone Project Part A12YesOENG1167City Campus2900 (FF)3582
Engineering Capstone Project Part B12YesOENG1168City Campus2880 (FF)
Ethics, Policy and Law in Environmental Engineering12OENG1041City Campus2881 (FF)
AND
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Groundwater Major - Select and Complete Four (4) of the following courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Advanced Hydrogeology12YesCIVE1122City Campus2858 (FF)
Rock Mechanics12YesCIVE1105City Campus2882 (FF)
Marine and Geological Systems (MAGS)12YesEASC1082City Campus2891 (FF)
Wastewater Systems Design and Modelling12YesCIVE1200City Campus2866 (FF)
China's Environmental Challenges12YesOENG1113City Campus2965 (FF)
OR

Civil Engineering Major - Select and Complete Four (4) of the following Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Transport Engineering 212YesCIVE1157City Campus2886 (FF)
Wastewater Systems Design and Modelling12YesCIVE1200City Campus2866 (FF)
Catchment Water Management12YesCIVE1145City Campus2859 (FF)
Geotechnical Engineering 212YesCIVE1108City Campus2963 (FF)
Sustainable Transport and the Future of Cities12YesCIVE1197City Campus2911 (XXXX)2892 (FF)
OR

Chemical Engineering Major - Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Transfer Processes12YesPROC2085City Campus2904 (FF)
Process Plant Design and Economics12YesPROC2089City Campus2872 (FF)
Wastewater Systems Design and Modelling12YesCIVE1200City Campus2866 (FF)
Environmental and Hazard Analysis12YesPROC2086City Campus2898 (FF)
}
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from the following Options:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

China's Environmental Challenges12YesOENG1113City Campus2965 (FF)
Stormwater Management12YesCIVE1153City Campus2884 (FF)
 

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Program structure enquiries

Program Manaer: Dr Matthew Currell

College of Science, Engineering and Health

Academic Services Centre CBD

Tel: +61 3 9925 2090

Email: https://www.rmit.edu.au/students/contact-and-help/connect

Timetabling

Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.

 

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University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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