SEN770 - Infrastructure Engineering


2024 unit information

Offering information:

Available at the Burwood (Melbourne) campus from 2027

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

Students enrolled in S460, S461, S462, S463, S465, S466, S467: Must have passed 2 units in SEJ202, SET211, SEV200, SEV219 or SEV301 and must have passed 18 credit points or unit chair approval.

Students enrolled in S751, S752, S756, S757, S758, S759: Nil

Students enrolled in courses outside of the School of Engineering: Unit Chair Approval

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: SEV415
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

2 x 1 hour practical experience (studio) per week

Scheduled learning activities - online

2 x 1 hour online practical experience (studio) per week


This capstone unit requires students to work in inter-disciplinary teams to design a complex infrastructure engineering project. Project management, stakeholder engagement, complex decision making and sustainability, environmental, social and life-cycle costs of integrated infrastructure design will be covered and incorporated into a real-world engineering infrastructure development project.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible for a pass in this unit, students must achieve a mark of at least 50% in Assessment 1 (Professional engineering diary portfolio) as well as a mark of at least 50% from the individual component in Assessment 3 (Project conceptual design).

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