SEJ302 - Control Systems Engineering


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Online
Credit point(s): 2
EFTSL value: 0.250

SEM200 or SEE222



Incompatible with:

SEM301, SEE344, and SEE407

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 300 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2 hour online content per week (recordings provided) 1 x 2 hour seminar per week, 1 x 2 hour studio per week

Scheduled learning activities - online

1 x 2 hour online content per week (recordings provided) 1 x 2 hour online seminar per week, 1 x 2 hour online studio per week


This is a project oriented design based learning (PODBL) unit where students will develop and apply control systems knowledge and skills required to deliver an application-based project relevant to industry in the electrical, electronic, microprocessor, mechanical and mechatronics disciplines. Students will work as a team to deliver a project solution, while developing an individual portfolio to demonstrate technical and professional practice knowledge and skills.  Emphasis will be placed on developing an approach or solution beginning from the problem definition phase and continuing through to a demonstrable prototype.  The unit will cover elements of professional practice relating to project management, and communication of technically challenging complex concepts. In particular, focus will be placed on implementing complex techniques on associated hardware and software.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve an overall mark of at least 50% in the project portfolio.

Unit Fee Information

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