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SET401 - Advanced Topics in Engineering 1

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Moshe Goldberg


SEB322 or SEB324



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 3 hours per week of project work. Students must attend and participate in compulsory activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester. 

Cloud (online): Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Students must attend and participate in mandatory activities at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus on the particular scheduled day during the trimester intensive week.


Highly recommended elective for Engineering students.


This unit will enable students to study one of a selection of engineering subject specialisms at an advanced technical level and gain an awareness of the latest developments in that topic. Although it is anticipated that for most students, topic selection would be in line with their engineering discipline, subject to topic pre-requisite requirements students would be free to select any one of the available topics.


Project research report 20%, project presentation 20%, project demonstration 30%, project final report 30%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit compulsory attendance is required by all students to unit-specific activities at Waurn Ponds (Geelong). These unit-specific activities may be undertaken either at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester or during a single day of unit-specific activities scheduled during the trimester intensive week.

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

Unit fee information available soon

2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

Your units are priced based on the course you are enrolled in. Please refer to the current year's course entry to estimate the unit cost.

You can calculate the cost of each unit by using the following calculation:

Course fee x unit EFTSL value = unit price

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