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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2017 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 requirements of the program including electives to a total of 384 credit points.
  • Ensure all prerequisites are met throughout your enrolment. For prerequisite advice please click on the "yes" links within the course tables below.
  • 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.

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Year One of Program

  • You must enrol in all courses as stated below.
  • If you are a midyear entry student or seeking credit transfer/exemptions you should seek advice from your Year Coordinator to ensure prerequisites are met.

 

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

Engineering Practice 1 (Skills for Engineering)12CIVE1185City Campus1642
Environmental Chemistry 1A12YesCHEM1014City Campus1383
Engineering Mathematics B12YesMATH2128City Campus3186
Geology12EASC1075City Campus1648
Engineering Practice 2 (Environmental Principles for Sustainable Design)12CIVE1186City Campus1603
Life on Earth12YesENVI1142City Campus14011451
Environmental Chemistry 1B12YesCHEM1015City Campus1413
Mathematics and Statics12YesMATH2129City Campus3138
 
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Year Two of Program

  • It is highly recommended that you complete all outstanding Year One courses before enrolling in Year Two courses.
  • Important: Environmental Engineering students who successfully complete MATH2129 Mathematics and Statics in Year 1, in Semester 2 you can enrol in CIVE1178 Geotechnical Engineering 1.

Please refer to the following website while choosing University Electives:

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

 

Please Note:  CIVE1181 Water Engineering - Each student has to attend a 2 hour hydraulics lab class in a group of 8 students at RMIT's Bundoora East Campus.

 

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

Mathematics and Statistics12YesMATH2123City Campus31843136
Pollution Control12YesOENG1036City Campus1659
Geological Site Investigation12YesEASC1076City Campus1610
Urban Systems 112YesOENG1035City Campus1619
Energy and Earth's Environment12YesPHYS2066City Campus1203
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 Campus1639
Geographic Information 112YesGEOM1176City Campus15323145
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 Campus1639
Geotechnical Engineering 112YesCIVE1178City Campus1601
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 Campus1666
Chemical Engineering Fundamentals12PROC2077City Campus1664
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

  • Complete all outstanding Year Two courses before enrolling in Year Three courses.

Please refer to the following website while choosing University Electives:

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

 

** Engineering Employment has been embedded in the 4th year course OENG1096 Integrated Workplace Project 1. Students may arrange Engineering Employment in Year 3 and this will be assessed and graded as part of this course in your final semester.

 

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 Systems 212YesOENG1037City Campus1660
Environmental Analysis12YesOENG1038City Campus1620
Engineering Economics and Infrastructure Planning12CIVE1217City Campus1646
Land Contamination and Geohazards12YesOENG1039City Campus1621
Waste Water Treatment and Recycling12CIVE1199City Campus1645
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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 Campus1596
Hydrogeology12YesCIVE1184City Campus1641
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 Campus1635
Transport Engineering 112YesCIVE1180City Campus1602
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 Campus1665
Heat and Mass Transfer12PROC2082City Campus1626
 
AND

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Year Four of Program

  • Complete all outstanding Year Three courses before enrolling in Year Four.
  • Ensure that your application to graduate has been submitted by the relevant deadline.

Please refer to the following website while choosing University Electives:

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

 

**  Engineering Employment has been embedded in the 4th year course OENG1096 Integrated Workplace Project 1. Students may arrange Engineering Employment in Year 4 and this will be assessed and graded as part of this course in your final semester.

 

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

Integrated Workplace Project 124YesOENG1096City Campus1663
Integrated Workplace Project 212YesOENG1042City Campus1622
Ethics, Policy and Law in Environmental Engineering12OENG1041City Campus1662
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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 Campus1595
Stormwater Management12YesCIVE1153City Campus1635
Rock Mechanics12YesCIVE1105City Campus1630
Marine and Geological Systems (MAGS)12YesEASC1082City Campus1649
Wastewater Systems Design and Modelling12YesCIVE1200City Campus1607
China's Environmental Challenges12YesOENG1113City Campus1623
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 Campus1636
Wastewater Systems Design and Modelling12YesCIVE1200City Campus1607
Transport Engineering 312YesCIVE1182City Campus1640
Catchment Water Management12YesCIVE1145City Campus1596
Infrastructure Management12YesCIVE1173City Campus1637
China's Environmental Challenges12YesOENG1113City Campus1623
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 Campus1669
Process Plant Design and Economics12YesPROC2089City Campus1629
Wastewater Systems Design and Modelling12YesCIVE1200City Campus1607
Environmental and Hazard Analysis12YesPROC2086City Campus1670
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Dr Matthew Currell

Program Manager

School of Engineering

Building 10, Level 13, Room 11

376-392 Swanston Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

Tel: +61 3 9925 0402

Email: matthew.currell@rmit.edu.au

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