B Engineering/B Business
B Engineering/B Mathematics
B Engineering/B Science
B Engineering/B Computer Science
B Engineering/B Engineering
|UAC code||Pattern of attendance||2013 cut-off||Start date||Major offer round|
|Newcastle – Callaghan||CSP||480265||5F/EqP||80.30||3 Mar 2014
28 Jul 2014
|16 Jan 2014
11 Jun 2014
Note: Also read information in shaded box in the Engineering section below.
Assumed knowledge: Refer to the relevant single degrees.
Major studies: Refer to the relevant single degrees – not all majors offered within the single B Science degree are available within a combined degree. Not all specialisations offered within the single B Engineering degree are available within a combined degree.
Visit www.newcastle.edu.au/program/ or contact the Enquiry Centre on (02) 4921 5000 for further information on specialisations and courses available.
Career opportunities: Refer to the relevant single degrees.
Additional information: To ensure that you meet the core disciplinary content for both awards, the structure of these combined degree programs is prescribed. Normally, combined degrees may be completed in five years of full-time study; however, for some combinations timetable restrictions may mean programs take longer to complete.
For all engineering programs
Industrial experience: You will complete a minimum of 12 weeks' industrial experience during the program and have the opportunity to undertake an industry-related project in your final year of study.
Honours: Awarded on the basis of superior performance in the program.
Professional recognition: Engineering degree programs offered by the University of Newcastle are accredited by Engineers Australia, and through the Washington Accord by reciprocating bodies in the United Kingdom, USA and other countries. Software, Computer and Telecommunications Engineering programs are also accredited by the Australian Computer Society (ACS).
Scholarships: For the latest information on the range of scholarships and cadetships available, call the University on (02) 4921 6539 or fax (02) 4960 5759. Several scholarships are available, including the University of Newcastle Industry Scholarship Scheme (UNISS), which provides financial support of between $25,000 and $75,000 for the duration of an undergraduate degree, combined with industry experience while you study. For details, visit www.newcastle.edu.au/uniss or read 'Scholarships'.
Employment: The employment rates of graduates from these degree programs are currently above national averages. The accreditation of these degrees ensures portability of qualifications.
Recognition of prior learning: There are extensive credit transfer arrangements for students who have completed a TAFE certificate, Associate diploma or Diploma, or other university/formal study in related and associated fields. Read 'Academic credit'.
Review of programs
|For an explanation of the abbreviations used in this course description, visit www.uac.edu.au/undergraduate/course-search/search-results.shtml|