SEV415 - Infrastructure Engineering


2021 unit information

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

Must have passed at least 22 credit points from S460, S461, S462, S463, S465.  For students enrolled in S752: Nil



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Study commitment

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

Scheduled learning activities - campus

Weeks 1-4, 6-7x 1 hour class per week, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week; weeks 5 & 8-112 x 2 hour seminars per week.  Students are required to attend and participate in practical activities for this unit at scheduled sessions on multiple days during the trimester. 

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

3 x 1 hour class per week (wk 1-4, 6&7) (recordings provided), 1 x 1 hour online seminar per week.  Students are required to attend and participate in practical activities at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus on 1 day during the trimester intensive week which aligns with the team design presentation. 


This capstone unit will enable students to work in 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 the team detailed design and document (team), and a mark of at least 50% in the professional engineering diary portfolio. 

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