Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical &Manufacturing)& Bachelor of Science

Course 985AM (2012)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.

Year and Campus: 2012
CRICOS Code: 009725A
Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Level: Undergraduate
Duration & Credit Points: 500 credit points taken over 60 months


A/Prof Peter Lee


Melbourne School of Engineering
Ground Floor, Old Engineering (Building 173)

Current students:
Phone: 13MELB (13 6352)
+61 3 9035 5511

Prospective students:
Phone: +61 3 8344 6944

Course Overview:


Students who have not yet completed the requirements of this course should speak to a course adviser.

New pathways to the study of Mechanical Engineering are outlined at

Graduate research programs are available in aspects of mechanical, mechatronics, manufacturing and bioengineering. The department is internationally regarded in fluid mechanics, advanced automotive engineering technology, machine dynamics, mechatronics and biomedical engineering.



Course Structure & Available Subjects:

The recommended or standard course structures for students who commenced the course prior to 2008 are listed below. When setting the timetable every effort will be made to avoid clashes between the times of classes associated with these sets of subjects. Students should be aware however, that if it proves to be impossible to achieve a timetable without clashes in these sets of subjects, the Faculty reserves the right to modify course structures in order to eliminate the conflicts. Students will be advised during the enrolment period of the semester if the recommended courses need to be varied. Where the courses include elective subjects these should be chosen so that timetable clashes are avoided.

Subject Options:

The following 4th year subjects are available in 2012.

Entry Requirements:

There will be no further entry into this course.

Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website:

Graduate Attributes:

The Bachelor of Engineering is a professional degree. Graduates can obtain professional recognition by joining Engineers Australia who has accredited these programs.The Bachelor of Engineering also delivers on the University graduate attribute


Pre-requisite requirements and not allowed subject/s should be checked before selecting any subject.

Credit may not be obtained for -

both 436201 Thermofluids 1 and MCEN30015 Thermofluids
both 436353 Mechanics 2 and MCEN30016 Mechanical Dynamics
both 436285 Design & Materials 1 and MCEN30017 Mechanics and Materials
both 436286 Design & Materials 2 and MCEN30014 Mechanical Design
both 436284 Organisational Engineering and MCEN90010 Finance and Human Resources for Engineers

both MCEN40018 Control Systems 2 and ELEN90064 Advanced Control System
both MCEN40010 and MCEN90019 and MCEN90018
both MCEN40009 Mechanics 4 and MCEN90029 Advanced Solid Mechanics
both MCEN40003 Quality Engineering and MCEN90024 Quality & Reliability

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