Course Study Plan:
PSP-61550-ECHEM
Course:
Master of Professional Engineering (61550)
Specialisation:
Chemical Engineering

Year 1

Semester 1
Semester 2

Year 2

Semester 1
Semester 2

* This unit is available in semester 1, semester 2. 
 
This study plan is an example of a full-time load of four units per semester. 
The standard minimum completion time is two years. The maximum completion time is five years. 
For course advice contact the ECM Student Office.

Unit listing

Take all units (24 points):

Note: Students who commenced the course prior to 2014 should contact the Student Experience Office to obtain a study plan.
unit codeunit name
GENG5505Project Management and Engineering Practice
GENG5507Risk, Reliability and Safety
GENG5511Engineering Research Project Part 1
GENG5512Engineering Research Project Part 2

Chemical Engineering specialisation

Take all units (48 points):

unit codeunit name
CHPR4404Advanced Thermodynamics
CHPR4405Particle Mechanics and Solids Handling
CHPR4406Reaction Engineering
CHPR5501Advanced Reaction Engineering and Catalysts
CHPR5551Chemical Engineering Design Project 1
CHPR5552Chemical Engineering Design Project 2
GENG4402Control Engineering
GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling

Take unit(s) to the value of 12 points:

Group A

unit codeunit name
CHPR4407Transport Phenomena
CHPR5520Combustion Science and Technology
CHPR5521Gas Processing 1—Flow Assurance and Gathering
CHPR5522Gas Processing 2—Treating and LNG Production

Take unit(s) to the value of 12 points:

Group B

unit codeunit name
ELEC5506Process Instrumentation and Control
ENVE4401Contaminant Fate and Transport
GENG4403Extractive Metallurgy
GENG4407Advanced Engineering Mathematics
GENG4408Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
GENG5503Modern Control Systems
GENG5504Petroleum Engineering
GENG5506Renewable Energy
GENG5515Interdisciplinary Design Project

Take all units (48 points):

unit codeunit name
CIVL4401Applied Geomechanics
CIVL4402Civil Hydraulics
CIVL4403Structural Concrete
CIVL4404Structural Steel
CIVL5551Civil Engineering Design Project 1
CIVL5552Civil Engineering Design Project 2
GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling
GENG5514Finite Element Method

Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points:

Group A

unit codeunit name
CIVL5501Structural Dynamics
CIVL5502Transportation Engineering
CIVL5503Underground Construction
CIVL5504Offshore Geomechanics
CIVL5505Introduction to Design of Offshore Systems
ENVE4402Hydrology
GENG5501Coastal and Offshore Engineering
GENG5502Environmental Geotechnics
GENG5515Interdisciplinary Design Project

Take all units (48 points):

unit codeunit name
ELEC4401Circuits and Electronic Systems
ELEC4402Communications Systems
ELEC4403Digital and Embedded Systems
ELEC4404Signal Processing
ELEC5551Electrical and Electronic Engineering Design Project 1
ELEC5552Electrical and Electronic Engineering Design Project 2
GENG4402Control Engineering
GENG4407Advanced Engineering Mathematics

Take either units to a total value of 24 points from Group A or 18 points from Group A and 6 points from Group B:

Group A

unit codeunit name
ELEC5501Advanced Communications
ELEC5502Analogue Electronics
ELEC5503Digital Microelectronics System Design
ELEC5504Power Electronics
ELEC5505Power System Analysis
ELEC5506Process Instrumentation and Control
ELEC5507Optical Engineering, Photonics and Biomedical Imaging Systems
ELEC5508Semiconductor Nanoelectronics
GENG5503Modern Control Systems
GENG5508Robotics

Take either units to a total value of 24 points from Group A or 18 points from Group A and 6 points from Group B:

Group B

unit codeunit name
CITS4402Computer Vision
CITS4404Artificial Intelligence and Adaptive Systems
CITS4419Mobile and Wireless Computing
GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling
GENG4408Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
GENG5506Renewable Energy
GENG5514Finite Element Method
GENG5515Interdisciplinary Design Project

Take all units (42 points):

unit codeunit name
ENVE4401Contaminant Fate and Transport
ENVE4402Hydrology
ENVE4403Fluid Transport, Mixing and Dispersion
ENVE4405Ecological Engineering
ENVE5552Environmental Engineering Design Project 2
GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling
SCIE5500Modelling Natural Systems

Take unit(s) to the value of 6 points:

Group A

unit codeunit name
ENVE5551Environmental Engineering Design Project 1
GENG5515Interdisciplinary Design Project

Take unit(s) to the value of 24 points:

Group B

unit codeunit name
ECON4410Environmental and Resource Economics
ENVE5502Wastewater Engineering: Treatment and Resource Recovery
GENG4407Advanced Engineering Mathematics
GENG5501Coastal and Offshore Engineering
GENG5502Environmental Geotechnics
GENG5506Renewable Energy
MINE4406Geotechnology of Mine Waste

Take all units (60 points):

unit codeunit name
GENG4402Control Engineering
GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling
GENG5514Finite Element Method
MECH4424Measurement and Noise
MECH4426Dynamics, Vibration and Sound
MECH4428Degradation of Materials
MECH4429Applied Engineering Thermodynamics
MECH5502Analysis and Design of Machine Components
MECH5551Mechanical Engineering Design Project 1
MECH5552Mechanical Engineering Design Project 2

Take unit(s) to the value of 12 points:

Group A

unit codeunit name
CHPR4405Particle Mechanics and Solids Handling
CHPR4407Transport Phenomena
CIVL5505Introduction to Design of Offshore Systems
ELEC4403Digital and Embedded Systems
GENG4403Extractive Metallurgy
GENG4408Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
GENG5501Coastal and Offshore Engineering
GENG5503Modern Control Systems
GENG5504Petroleum Engineering
GENG5506Renewable Energy
GENG5508Robotics
GENG5515Interdisciplinary Design Project
MECH5501Applied Acoustics
MECH5504Design and Failure Analysis of Materials

Take all units (54 points):

unit codeunit name
GENG5502Environmental Geotechnics
MINE4401Underground Mining 1
MINE4404Rock Mechanics
MINE4405Mineral Resources
MINE4406Geotechnology of Mine Waste
MINE4503Surface Mining
MINE5501Mining Management
MINE5502Underground Mining 2
MINE5552Mining Engineering Design Project 2

Take unit(s) to the value of 6 points:

Group A

unit codeunit name
GENG5515Interdisciplinary Design Project
MINE5551Mining Engineering Design Project 1

Take unit(s) to the value of 12 points:

Group B

unit codeunit name
ACCT5432Introductory Financial Accounting
ECON4410Environmental and Resource Economics
ECON5541Economics for Business: Applications and Policy
EMPL5412Employment Relations
EMPL5415Globalisation and Organisational Change
EMPL5511Employment Relations in a Global Context
GENG4403Extractive Metallurgy
GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling
HRMT5504Introduction to Human Resource Management
MGMT5507Management and Organisations
MGMT5508Organisational Behaviour and Leadership

Take all units (66 points):

unit codeunit name
CITS4401Software Requirements and Design
CITS4402Computer Vision
CITS4403Computational Modelling
CITS4404Artificial Intelligence and Adaptive Systems
CITS4419Mobile and Wireless Computing
CITS5501Software Testing and Quality Assurance
CITS5502Software Processes
CITS5503Cloud Computing
CITS5551Software Engineering Design Project 1
CITS5552Software Engineering Design Project 2
ELEC4403Digital and Embedded Systems

Take unit(s) to the value of 6 points:

Group B

unit codeunit name
CITS4008Scientific Communication
GENG4402Control Engineering
GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling
GENG5508Robotics
GENG5515Interdisciplinary Design Project
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