Students who commenced their course before 2012 should consult the rules below.

  • Pre-2012 rules
    • 6. Engineering, Computing and Mathematics Rules
      • Engineering, Computing and Mathematics rules for undergraduate courses
        • 6.2 Bachelor's degrees
          • 6.2.2H Mechanical Engineering (EMECE) Only available to re-enrolling students.

            Note: This program is only available to re-enrolling students.

            6.2.2H.1(1) The Mechanical Engineering program comprises—

            (a) all units in Table 6.2.2Ha (Mechanical Engineering core units)—90 points

            and

            (b) all units in Group A or Group B in Table 6.2.2Hb (Mechanical Engineering project units)—12 points

            and

            (c) one unit from Group A in Table 6.2.2Hc (Mechanical Engineering options)—6 points

            and

            (d) units to make up the remaining points required for the course from Groups B and C in Table 6.2.2Hc (Mechanical Engineering options) provided that no more than 12 points come from Group C.

            (2) Units taken under (1)(a), (b) and (c) may comprise the Oil and Gas Engineering major (MJ-EOGSE) as set out in Rule 6.2.2H.3.

            Majors
            Materials Engineering major (MJ-EMATM)

            Note: This major is only available to re-enrolling students who should refer to the 2010 Rules for the major.

            6.2.2H.2 Rescinded [including Table 6.2.2Hd]

            Oil and Gas Engineering major (MJ-EOGSE)

            6.2.2H.3 The Oil and Gas Engineering major referred to in Rule 6.2.2H.1(2) comprises—

            (a) all units in Group B in Table 6.2.2Hb (Mechanical Engineering project units)—12 points

            and

            (b) all units in Table 6.2.2He (Oil and Gas Engineering major core units)—30 points.

            • Table 6.2.2Ha—Mechanical Engineering core units
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              Level 1
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              N/AENSC1002Material Behaviour from Atoms to Bridges
              MECH1401Engineering Dynamics 1
              Level 2
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1, S2CITS2401Computer Analysis and Visualisation
              MATH2040Engineering Mathematics 1
              MECH2401Engineering Design and Visual Communication
              Level 3
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S2ENSC3001Mechanisms and Machines
              S1ENSC3002Materials and Manufacturing
              S1ENSC3003Fluid Mechanics
              S1ENSC3004Solid Mechanics
              MECH3403Mechanical Design
              Level 4
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S2GENG4402Control Engineering
              MECH4407Engineering Tribology and Maintenance 1
              S1MECH4426Dynamics, Vibration and Sound
              S1MECH4428Degradation of Materials
              S1MECH4429Applied Engineering Thermodynamics

              1 This unit is no longer offered. Students requiring this unit or its equivalent should refer to the ECM study guides.

            • Table 6.2.2Hb—Mechanical Engineering project units
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              Group A
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              MECH4401Mechanical Engineering Project Part 1
              MECH4402Mechanical Engineering Project Part 2
              Group B
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              OGEG4500Oil and Gas Engineering Project Part 1
              OGEG4501Oil and Gas Engineering Project Part 2
            • Table 6.2.2Hc—Mechanical Engineering options
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              Group A
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1, S2GENG5505Project Management and Engineering Practice
              MECH4400Engineering for Sustainable Development 1
              Group B
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S1CHPR4404Advanced Thermodynamics and Mass Transfer Processes
              S1CHPR4405Particle Technology
              S2CHPR4407Transport Phenomena
              S2CHPR5522Gas Processing 2—Treating and LNG Production
              S1, S2CITS1001Software Engineering with Java
              S2CITS2002Systems Programming
              S1CITS2200Data Structures and Algorithms
              S1, S2CITS2401Computer Analysis and Visualisation
              CIVL3170Introduction to Offshore Engineering 1
              S1CIVL4402Fluid Mechanics for Civil Engineers
              S2CIVL4403Structural Concrete
              S1CIVL4404Structural Steel
              S2CIVL5501Structural Dynamics
              S2CIVL5505Design of Offshore Energy Facilities
              S2ELEC4403Digital and Embedded Systems
              ENSC1601Large-scale Engineering Wonders
              ENSC2601A Critical Theory of Technological Development
              S2ENSC3005Mass and Energy Balances
              S2ENSC3007Heat and Mass Transfer
              S2ENSC3008Structural Analysis
              S1ENSC3009Geomechanics
              S2ENSC3012Data Collection and Analysis
              S2ENSC3015Signals and Systems
              S2ENSC3016Power and Machines
              S2ENSC3018Process Synthesis and Design
              S2ENSC3019Unit Operations and Unit Processes
              S1GENG4403Extractive Metallurgy
              S1GENG5501Coastal and Offshore Engineering
              S2GENG5503Modern Control Systems
              S2GENG5504Petroleum Engineering
              S2GENG5506Renewable Energy
              S1, S2GENG5507Risk, Reliability and Safety
              N/AGENG5508Robotics
              S1GENG5514Finite Element Method
              MATE2412Materials Engineering 2 1
              MATE3411Materials Engineering 3 1
              MATE4413Non-metallic Materials 1
              S1, S2MECH3402Engineering Project 1
              S1MECH3406Engineering Project 2
              MECH4414Fundamentals of Engineering Fabrication and Metalworking Processes 1
              S2MECH4424Measurement and Noise
              N/AMECH5501Applied Acoustics
              N/AMECH5504Design and Failure Analysis of Materials
              MINE1160Introduction to Chemical and Resource Engineering 1
              OGEG2500History, Economics and Geopolitics of Oil and Gas 1
              PETR3510Drilling and Completion Engineering
              PETR3511Reservoir Engineering
              PETR3512Reservoir Characterisation
              PETR4510Production Optimisation
              PETR4511Reservoir Simulation
              PETR4512Reservoir and Well Performance
              Group C
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              units chosen with the special approval of the Faculty on the recommendation of the Head of the School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering from those available within the University 4

              1 This unit is no longer offered. Students requiring this unit or its equivalent should refer to the ECM study guides.

              2 This unit is only available with permission from the Head of School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering. A Special Approval form is required.

              3 This unit is primarily reserved for Motorsport, Dreamfit and other designated activities. It is only available with permission from the Head of School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering. A Special Approval form is required.

              4 A Special Approval form is required.

               
            • Table 6.2.2He—Oil and Gas Engineering major core units
              Key to availability of units:
              S1 = Semester 1; S2 = Semester 2; SS = Summer teaching period;
              T1 = Trimester 1; T2 = Trimester 2; T3 = Trimester 3;
              NS = non-standard teaching period; OS = offshore teaching period;
              N/A = not available in 2019; * = to be advised

              Note: The unit availability does not form part of the rules and may be subject to change.

              All units have a value of six points unless otherwise stated.

              Level 3
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S2ENSC3005Mass and Energy Balances
              S2ENSC3019Unit Operations and Unit Processes
              PETR3511Reservoir Engineering 1
              Level 5
              AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
              S2CIVL5505Design of Offshore Energy Facilities
              S2GENG5504Petroleum Engineering

              1 This unit is no longer offered. Students requiring this unit or its equivalent should refer to the ECM study guides.