|Course provider:||Open Universities Australia (University)|
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|Delivery method:||Online and On Campus|
|Awarding Institution||University of South Australia|
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|Flexible||16 units||Enquire Now||Enquire for upcoming start dates||Online and On Campus|
This course has on-campus requirements. See below.
Studying this Associate Degree in Engineering program through Open Universities Australia is the first step toward launching your career as an engineer.
Upon completion of this course you will have the necessary knowledge and training to jump into an accredited Bachelor of Engineering degree, to complete your engineering training. This associate degree program will give you an educational foundation in key engineering principles and tools, including mathematics, physics, chemistry, computer techniques, electrical systems, and sustainable engineering practice.
This knowledge will help you to progress into more specialised areas of study if you choose to continue with the bachelor’s degree.
You will be require to attend the University of South Australia in Adelaide to complete practical and laboratory classes. The following subjects have practical components:
Anyone can apply. Eligible applicants will be required to purchase a coopy of MATLAB software.
In this Associate Degree in Engineering program, some of the subjects you will study include:
You will also be able to chose to major in civil engineering or mechanical engineering.
Open Universities courses are offered in specific study intakes every year, known as Study Periods or Sessions. This means more flexibility as you can choose when to start studying. If you are studying undergraduate units you can start at the beginning of any of the four Study Periods each year, each lasting 13 weeks.
Exams are usually held in the week following the end of each Study Period or Session.
Want more information about this course? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive Abstudy/Austudy, Youth Allowance, HECS-HELP or scholarships.
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.
The My OUA portal is an online student medium that allows you access to all your course and enrolment information as well as access to student forums and assessment tips.
Want more information about financial and student support? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
A qualification in engineering will give you a wide variety of career options within fields such as mining and natural resources, building and construction, industrial design, planning and development, defence and environmental engineering.
This associate degree is intended to provide a foundation for further study in engineering and is also particularly useful to those already working as engineering paraprofessionals, providing them with additional skills and training. Your engineering qualification will help you pursue a career as a technologist, designer, specialist technician or managing officer in either civil or mechanical engineering.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.