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Postgraduate - Area of study

Students who commenced study in 2013 should refer to this area of study entry for direction on the requirments; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your area of study.

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Managing facultyFaculty of Engineering

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Description

Infrastructure engineering deals with the growing need for engineers aware of the characteristics and significance of infrastructure, including its technological, economic and social impact.

The planning, design, construction and maintenance of infrastructure are crucial to the economic viability of Australia. Skilled professionals are required to maintain ageing infrastructure, integrate new infrastructure into existing systems, and expand infrastructure. And it must be done in a way that is socially, environmentally and financially sustainable.

It is also lends support to those who are involved in the management of infrastructure such as roads, railways, buildings, bridges, tunnels, dams and pipelines.

Units

For the sequence of units required to complete a given course in this area of study, refer to the Handbook entry for the relevant course.

Contact details

Relevant courses

  • 3262 Master of Infrastructure Engineering and Management
  • 3292 Master of Engineering Science (Research)
  • 3291 Doctor of Philosophy