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Civil and Construction Engineering, Mining
Bachelor Double Degree
- Bachelor of Engineering (Civil and Construction Engineering) (Honours), Bachelor of Science (Mining)
- Admission criteria
- Guaranteed ATAR 80
Duration of the course with a full-time study load. Studying part-time will extend the duration of your course.
- 5 years full-time
A full-time study load usually consists of 200 credits (approximately eight units) per year, with 100 credits (approximately four units) in each semester.
- Curtin Perth
This double degree provides an excellent blend of civil and construction engineering fundamentals combined with the practical skills essential to begin effective professional practice immediately on graduation.
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Get the Curtin edge
Access to leadership programs, specialist facilities and industry placements give you a competitive edge in the job market.
You’ll have access to a range of international study opportunities.
This double degree will provide you with knowledge across various science, technology and engineering areas, including geology, environmental science, surveying and computing; and electrical, civil and mechanical engineering.
You’ll also learn aspects of environmental conservation, health and safety, and management of people and resources – an ideal skill set for mining and energy industries.
Please refer to the handbook for additional course overview information.
- Civil engineers are currently in very high demand and this trend is expected to remain long into the future.
- This professional and practically-orientated course is highly prized by graduates and respected by professional engineers.
- It is in effect two degrees, civil engineering and construction engineering, combined into one fully comprehensive course.
- It gives a qualification that equips graduates to be work ready as soon as they graduate.
View our student profile table to get an indication of the likely peer cohort for new students at Curtin University. This table provides data on students that commenced undergraduate study and passed the census date in the most relevant recent intake period for which data are available. It includes those admitted through all offer rounds and international students studying in Australia.
- Mining engineer
- Structural design engineer
- Mine ventilation officer
- Construction engineer
- Mining company director
What you'll learn
- integrate knowledge from all Civil and Construction Engineering sub-disciplines to design and construct civil engineering works
- integrate learning with client requirements to produce feasible practical, sustainable solutions
- acquire and evaluate information to facilitate design and construction of civil engineering works
- communicate effectively with plans and reports to all stakeholders
- identify and use suitable technologies to complete civil engineering works successfully
- continually extend and build on professional understanding and skills acquired during the undergraduate learning
- practise civil engineering with a global perspective and appropriate international standards
- recognize the impact of cultural and environmental diversity in implementation civil engineering works
- demonstrate leadership professional behaviour and ethical practice in the context of civil engineering projects
Curtin requires all applicants to demonstrate proficiency in English. Specific English requirements for this course are outlined in the IELTS table below.
|IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System)|
|Overall band score||6.5|
Please note: The cut-off scores below are for 2020 only.
|GCE/STPM/HKALE (A-levels - best of three)||8|
|Ontario Gr 12 (best of 6)||70|
|ATAR (including WACE/SACE/HCE/VCE)||80|
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Essential course prerequisites
Mathematics (including calculus) and either physics, chemistry or engineering studies. Further mathematics is desirable.
At Curtin, we understand that everyone’s study journey has been different.
You may have already studied some of the units (subjects) listed in your Curtin course at another educational institution, or you may have work experience that matches the degree requirements.
A successful CRL application exempts you from having to complete certain units within your course and means you could finish your degree in a shorter amount of time.
CRL is also known as recognition of prior learning, advanced standing and credit transfer.
Use the CRL search to find out how much CRL you qualify for, or contact us at:
Fees & charges
International student indicative fees for 2020
Fee year: 2020
|International onshore – fee paying||Cost|
|Offer letter (100 credit) published fee||$18,200*|
|Total indicative course fee||$186,100*|
|Indicative year 1 fee||$34,900*|
Fee year: 2021
|International onshore – fee paying||Cost|
|Offer letter (100 credit) published fee||$17,400*|
|Total indicative course fee||$185,200*|
|Indicative year 1 fee||$35,600*|
The fees shown above apply to international students studying on-campus in Western Australia. The indicative tuition fee is subject to an annual tuition fee increase of up to 5 per cent and may be subject to legislative change.
The indicative first-year fee is calculated on 200 credit points, which is the typical full-time study load per year, however some courses require additional study to be completed, in which case the fee will be higher than that shown.
This fee is a guide only. It may vary depending on the units you choose and does not include incidental fees (such as lab coats or art supplies) or the cost of your textbooks. For information about fees at other locations please contact the relevant campus or partner institution by visiting Curtin International’s offshore site.
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- Curtin course code: BB-CCEMN
- CRICOS code: 050568A
- Last updated on: September 28, 2020