UWA Handbook 2017

Course details

Higher Degree by Research Preliminary (Engineering, Computing and Mathematics)

In accordance with University policy, the Faculty may require a student to complete an approved preliminary course of study tailored to the student's requirements to ensure adequate research preparation to satisfy the eligibility requirements for the Master of Philosophy (research) or PhD. The course extends between one and two semesters of supervised research preparation and/or examination as prescribed by the Faculty on the recommendation of the relevant head of school.

Course overview

Course overview

Course titleHigher Degree by Research Preliminary (Engineering, Computing and Mathematics)
Award abbreviationHDR Prelim
Course code60490
Course typehigher degree preliminary
Statuscurrent / 2017
Administered byFaculty of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics
CRICOS code003600G
COURSE DETAILS
  
Intake periodsBeginning of year and mid-year
Attendance typefull- or part-time (Student visa holders should read Education Services for Overseas Students Act 2000 for more information.)
Credit points required48
A standard full-time load is 24 points per semester.
Standard course duration1 year
Time limit2 years
Delivery modeinternal
Locations offeredUWA (Perth)
Domestic fee typePostgraduate fee-paying/FEE-HELP
Course Coordinator(s)Professor Anas Ghadouani, Dr Shazzad Hossain and Associate Professor Ali Karrech (Civil, Environmental and Mining); Dr Du Huynh (Computer Science and Software); Professor Victor Sreeram (Electrical, Electronic and Computer); Dr Thomas Stemler (Mathematics and Statistics) and Professor Adrian Keating (Mechanical and Chemical)
ENQUIRIES AND COURSE ADVICE
  
Course adviceECM Student Office
6488 3061
enquiries-ecm@uwa.edu.au

Prospective students should see the Future Students website for details on admission requirements, intake periods, fees, availability to international students, careers information etc.

Course structure

Course structure

The University Policy on: Higher Degree by Research Preliminary Course applies to the Higher Degree by Research Preliminary course in the Faculty.


See also the rules for the course and the Student Rules.

Rules

Rules

Applicability of the Student Rules, policies and procedures

The University Policy on: Higher Degree by Research Preliminary Course applies to the Higher Degree by Research Preliminary course in the Faculty.