ENGR 7019 Specialised Software Applications

Credit Points 10

Legacy Code 301002

Coordinator Olivia Mirza Opens in new window

Description This unit offers several streams of practical applications in engineering and industrial design software. Students get to choose a software application stream depending on their key program. Lectures and assignments are delivered online and are enhanced by face to face contact with stream coordinators. Emphasis is placed on teaching students practical software applications skills relevant to industry needs.

School Eng, Design & Built Env

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp

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Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject

Equivalent Subjects ELEC 7007 - Engineering Software Applications

Restrictions Students must be enrolled in a postgraduate program. Please note: Students enrolled in 3693 Master of Engineering must select the campus offering, not the online mode.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
  1. Recognise and apply the capabilities of software tools in a professional engineering context.
  2. Input, model and analyse data and systems using industry standard engineering software.
  3. Apply computer based modelling and analysis tools to investigate and professionally report on a specific, in-depth engineering problem.
  4. Apply software-generated imagery to support reported analysis, findings or recommendations.

Subject Content

3D CAD
Excel
MATLAB Applications - Telecommunications
MATLAB Applications - Civil Engineering
Finite Element Analysis in Electromagnetism
Abaqus for Civil Engineering
Surface Hydrology Modelling
CFAST/FDS - Fire Safety Engineering
GIS - Bushfire Protection

Assessment

The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Progress Report 2000 words 25 N Individual
Quiz 1 hour 25 Y Individual
Final Project Report 4000 words 50 N Individual

Teaching Periods

2021-2022 Summer

Parramatta City - Macquarie St (Summer A)

Day

Subject Contact Seyedeh Hosseini Opens in new window

Attendance Requirements 80% attendance rate is imposed in all core subjects’ due to the nature of class activities that are aligned with subject assessments.

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2022 Semester 1

Parramatta City - Macquarie St

Day

Subject Contact Seyedeh Hosseini Opens in new window

Attendance Requirements 80% attendance rate is imposed in all core subjects’ due to the nature of class activities that are aligned with subject assessments.

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