Engineering Applications

Unit code: NEF4207 | Study level: Undergraduate
12
(One credit point is usually equivalent to one hour of study per week)
Footscray Park
NEF3101 - Project Management
NEC3203 - Structural Engineering Design 1
(Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)
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Overview

This integrated unit focuses on the applications of advanced environmental and structural engineering design technologies in engineering practice. It offers you a distinctive opportunity to apply technical knowledge and skills learned in this integrated unit and previous units to solve practical environmental and structural engineering design problems. You will gain technical knowledge in environmental and structural engineering, and improve your problem solving and communication skills and employability.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

  1. Apply technical knowledge and skills learned to solve practical environmental and structural engineering design problems;
  2. Develop solutions to complex engineering design problems incorporating a system approach;
  3. Work effectively and accept responsibilities for contributions to team works; and
  4. Demonstrate good communication skills in team discussions and technical report writing.

Assessment

For Melbourne campuses

Assessment type: Test
|
Grade: 15%
Online Quiz
Assessment type: Assignment
|
Grade: 35%
Problem worksheet
Assessment type: Project
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Grade: 25%
Design Project
Assessment type: Test
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Grade: 25%
Final test

Required reading

Required readings will be made available on VU Collaborate.

As part of a course

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