Bachelor Of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical And Mechatronic)
Application deadlines: November 15, April 15
Intakes: February, July
International tuition: A$34,400
Domestic tuition: A$9,359
In this degree students will explore robotics, machine tool control, medical diagnostics and prosthetics and automated guided vehicles. As well as a 12-week work placement, there will be lots of opportunities to learn by practical example, with guest lecturers from industry, simulated business environments and site visits to industrial facilities. Professionally accredited by Engineers Australia, (EA), graduates are eligible for membership with EA and comparable international institutions.
This program can be done
Applicants are required to meet one of the following criteria with a competitive result, and demonstrate that they fulfil any prerequisite requirements and essential requirements for admission: 1. Recent secondary education. Meet any prerequisite requirements with a minimum grade of C- or equivalent and qualify for the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE), and achieved a competitive Selection Rank (ATAR), or complete secondary qualifications equivalent to SACE, or complete the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 24 points. Applicants who have not achieved the Selection Rank required for automatic selection may be selected for any remaining places based on the grades of their year 12 subjects. 2. Higher education study: Complete or partly complete a recognised higher education program at a recognised higher education institution, or Complete at least four Open Universities Australia (OUA) courses at undergraduate level or above, or Complete the Associate Degree in Engineering at the University of South Australia. 3. Vocational Education and Training (VET): Complete an award from a registered training organisation at Certificate IV or above. 4. Work and life experience: Qualify for Special Entry, or Complete a UniSA Foundation Studies program or equivalent, or Hold completed secondary qualifications equivalent to SACE obtained more than 2 years in the past. Students can progress onto year 2 at the University of South Australia if they complete One-year Diploma of Engineering at the Eynesbury college - https://www.eynesbury.navitas.com/programs/one-year-diploma-of-engineering.
Careers to consider: Mechatronic device designer and development engineer: designing machinery with electronic and computer control systems, such as power generators, mining and chemical plant machinery, aircraft, robots, motor vehicles or cameras; developing high-technology engineering systems that automate industrial tasks. Wind turbine field technician: maintaining wind turbines and surrounding facilities paying particular attention to industry and job safety regulations; changing filters and other parts on a regular schedule; working with hazardous chemicals and heavy machinery exclusive to the industry. Renewable energy engineer: working in the renewable energy sector on wind, solar, remote hybrid, energy storage or alternative energy solutions; designing and delivering commercial and community projects. Electrical engineer: developing equipment for aerial navigation and communications; working with radar, radio, computers, wire communications systems, and other electronic devices; performing maintenance, troubleshooting, repairing, and replacing malfunctioning equipment.
Adelaide , Australia