Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Environmental Science

Program code

1555

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

5 years full-time

Credit points

400

Indicative fee

$36,500.00* per year (more)
* 2022 indicative annual fee

Entry requirements

6.5

IELTS (Academic) (more)

CRICOS code

091200E

Commencing in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Prerequisites

  • Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3&4, C)

Assumed knowledge

  • Mathematical Methods (Units 3&4, C)

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

 

For Domestic and those International students not required to complete the English Language Enhancement course

For the award of Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Environmental Science [BEng(Hons)/BEnvSc], you must successfully complete 400 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 20 credit points of foundation courses for your chosen Engineering major;
  • 10 credit points of foundation courses for your chosen Environmental Science major;
  • 160 credit points for an Engineering major;
  • 60 credit points for an Environmental Science major;
  • 30 credit points of listed electives.

For International students required to complete the English Language Enhancement course

For the award of Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Environmental Science [BEng(Hons)/BEnvSc], you must successfully complete 400 credit points, made up of the core courses AND

  • 10 credit points for the English Language Enhancement course (5903LHS)
  • 20 credit points of foundation courses for your chosen Engineering major;
  • 10 credit points of foundation courses for your chosen Environmental Science major;
  • 160 credit points for an Engineering major;
  • 60 credit points for an Environmental Science major;
  • 20 credit points for a Listed elective.

Other program requirements

You must successfully complete:

  • no more than 150 credit points of Level 1 courses (the first digit of a course code denotes the level);
  • at least 60 credit points of Level 3 courses or higher.

You must also complete a minimum of 12 weeks (60 days) of approved experience in an Engineering practice environment (or a satisfactory alternative) during your degree studies.

Honours

Classification of Honours - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

The class of Honours to be awarded to each student in this degree will be determined by the School Assessment Board on the basis of the Program Grade Point Average for the engineering components of the program and the performance in the final year IAP course.

A minimum IAP mark of 50% is required for the award of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours).

Students who have repeated the IAP course will be eligible for no higher than Class III Honours. A second fail in the IAP course will result in termination of the student's enrolment in the program.

Cut-offs for Honours Classifications
  • Class I Honours:
    • Program Grade Point Average - 6.200 (minimum)
    • Minimum IAP Mark - 80%
  • Class IIA Honours:
    • Program Grade Point Average - 5.650 (minimum)
    • Minimum IAP Mark - 70%
  • Class IIB Honours:
    • Program Grade Point Average - 5.000 (minimum)
    • Minimum IAP Mark - 60%
  • Class III Honours:
    • Program Grade Point Average - < 5.000
    • Minimum IAP Mark - 50%

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) is accredited as an AQF Level 8 - Bachelor Honours Degree.The Bachelor of Environmental Science is accredited as an AQF Level 7 - Bachelor Degree.

English Language Enhancement

All undergraduate International students are required to complete an English Language Enhancement (ELE) course unless specific criteria are met as specified in Section 1.2 of the Bachelor Degree Policy - Schedule 1: Requirement to Complete the English Language Enhancement Course.

The following course must be completed in the first trimester of study:

Advice regarding the requirement to complete the ELE course is available via the myGriffith portal (in the To Do List).

Students whose first language is English are not permitted to undertake this ELE course.

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Environmental Science describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.