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Melbourne City and Bundoora
Develop advanced knowledge and skills in electrical systems engineering to enhance your career prospects.
You’ll gain skills to step up as a project leader, consultant or manager with the knowledge to lead the introduction of new technologies and operating practices in various industries.
You’ll gain state-of-the-art knowledge and skills in electrical engineering and related technologies.
You will undertake a capstone experience in the final year course in which you will conduct an independent research project that can be analytical, experimental, design or computational in nature (or some combination).
Lectures and tutorials for this course are conducted on the City campus. The laboratory component of the course Protection and High Voltage Engineering is conducted on the Bundoora campus east.
RMIT offers a variety of learning and teaching approaches including lectures, seminars, workshops, presentations, group discussions and syndicate work.
You will have access to online and digital resources through the myRMIT student portal.
Ongoing assessment throughout the semester includes examinations, essays, reports, oral classes, presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects and practical assignments.
Classes are taught by experts in their fields. There is a strong emphasis on laboratory work and professional engineering projects to put theory into practice and to enhance research, teamwork, leadership, communication and project management skills.
This program has strong links with the industry through its Program Advisory Committees, research and teaching collaborations.
Many of the teaching staff are from local industry or have extensive previous industry experiences. They have well developed contact networks and are currently engaged with many industry funded research projects. These attributes ensure that your learning experience is industry relevant and work-integrated.
The course Research Project which is undertaken in the second year provides opportunities for work-integrated learning through industry-based projects.
Graduates will be equipped to further their career aspirations in electrical engineering systems, operations, management, or consultancy.
You’ll be able to significantly contribute to improving the effectiveness and efficiency of energy and public transport organisations as well as mining and other heavy industries. You will contribute to the competitiveness and profitability of these businesses and industry.
Professional recognition and accreditation
This program does not yet have accreditation by Engineers Australia. This program will be submitted for full accreditation by Engineers Australia as soon as it is feasible to do so within the accreditation timelines set by Engineers Australia.
Australia is one of 15 countries that are signatories to the International Engineering Alliance, also known as the Washington Accord, for professional engineers. The qualification of graduates from this degree is recognised in all countries that are signatories to the Accord.
Program and course information
Develop advanced electrical systems engineering knowledge and skills
In this new program you will enhance your career prospects to step up as a project leader, consultant or manager.