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 postgraduate courses
        • Master of Oil and Gas Engineering (60550)*
          • Table a—Master of Oil and Gas 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.

            Dissertation 1
            AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
            OGEG8521Oil and Gas Engineering Dissertation Part 1 1
            OGEG8522Oil and Gas Engineering Dissertation Part 2 1
            OGEG8523Oil and Gas Engineering Dissertation Part 3 1
            Petroleum Engineering
            AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
            N/AOGEG5803Reservoir Engineering
            PETR8501Production Optimisation
            PETR8504Reservoir Characterisation
            PETR8505Reservoir and Well Performance
            PETR8522Reservoir Simulation
            Chemical and Process Engineering
            AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
            S1CHPR4404Advanced Thermodynamics and Mass Transfer Processes
            S2CHPR4406Reaction Engineering
            S1CHPR5501Advanced Reaction Engineering and Catalysts
            S1CHPR5521Gas Processing 1—Flow Assurance and Gathering
            S2CHPR5522Gas Processing 2—Treating and LNG Production
            S2ENSC3018Process Synthesis and Design
            S2ENSC3019Unit Operations and Unit Processes
            S2GENG4405Numerical Methods and Modelling
            OGEG5801Introduction to Oil and Gas Engineering
            Marine Engineering
            AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
            S2CIVL5504Offshore Geomechanics
            S2CIVL5505Design of Offshore Energy Facilities
            S1GENG5501Coastal and Offshore Engineering
            Asset Engineering
            AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
            S1, S2GENG5505Project Management and Engineering Practice
            S1, S2GENG5507Risk, Reliability and Safety
            N/AGENG5803Investment Management for Field Development
            N/AOGEG5810Decision Making and Uncertainty for Oil and Gas Projects
            Business and Engineering Asset Management 2
            AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
            S1, S2FINA5632Investments
            T2MGMT5665Project Management
            Mechanical Engineering
            AvailabilityUnit codeUnit name
            S2GENG4402Control Engineering
            S2GENG5503Modern Control Systems
            S1GENG5514Finite Element Method
            S1MECH4428Degradation of Materials

            1 Only available with permission from the Head of School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering and with agreement of a prospective supervisor.

            2 Only available with permission from the Head of School of Mechanical and Chemical Engineering and the unit coordinator. Course and/or unit prerequisites are applied.

            3 Offered by the UWA Business School.