This multidisciplinary field will call on your existing and growing knowledge of natural, physical and engineering sciences, mathematics, statistics, computer and information sciences.
As a student in this certificate, you will build the skills to describe, investigate and analyse engineering issues using systems thinking and modelling techniques. You will be able to identify and assess risks and understand the economic, social and environmental impacts of engineering activities.
You will approach problem solving with a creative mindset, acquiring the tools you need to solve engineering problems with innovative solutions. Through your studies, you will be able to comprehend and apply theory-based understanding of engineering fundamentals and specialist knowledge sustainability.
Your learning will take a variety of forms, including lectures and guest lectures, class presentations, and group- and student-led discussion, as well as laboratory practicals.
Assessment is ongoing throughout the semester, and may include tests, essays, reports, oral presentations, group projects, research projects, laboratory projects, and practical assignments.
Blended learning options
Courses offered as part of blended learning programs include a meaningful blend of online, on-campus, and workplace based learning tailored to the type of study you undertake. This learning is active, prioritising tasks that involve exploration and development of skills and knowledge through interaction and engagement.
Online aspects provide positive benefits such as flexibility and adaptability using digital activities and materials, while also strengthening the interaction and connection with timetabled and on-campus experiences such as tutorials, practicals, or workshops.