Civil Engineering Major

Information valid for students commencing in 2012.

Major Code




Available in

Bachelor of Engineering – Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Engineering with Honours – Bachelor of Science

Credit point value

66 credit points

Other details

Must complete first year of course before choosing major


Core Subjects

Level 2

CS2001:03 Engineering Strength of Materials

CS2002:03 Catchment, Stream and Lake Engineering

CS2003:03 Introduction to Structural Design

CS2005:03 Introduction to Geotechnical Engineering

EG2010:03 Materials Science and Engineering

MA2000:03 Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers

ME2512:03 Thermofluid Mechanics

Level 3

CS3000:03 Structural Analysis

CS3001:03 Concrete Engineering

CS3002:03 Soil Mechanics and Geology

CS3003:03 Design of Steel and Concrete Structures

CS3008:03 Fluid Mechanics

EG3000:03 Engineering Project Management

EG3002:03 Finite Element Analysis and Structural Dynamics

EG3021:03 Applied Engineering Analysis

Level 4

CS4001:03 Foundation Engineering and Rock Mechanics

CS4002:03 Hydraulic and Coastal Engineering

CS4005:03 Civil Engineering Design

EG4000:03 Engineering Economics

EG4011:03 Thesis Part 1 of 2

EG4012:03 Thesis Part 2 of 2


Select 3 credit points of specified CS level 2, 3 and 4 subjects

CS2004:03 Surveying and Construction

CS3004:03 Transportation Engineering

CS4008:03 Water and Wastewater Engineering