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School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering: Curriculum Changes in 2016

The following information is in regard to curriculum changes starting from 2016, and intended for students who are currently enrolled in degrees in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

Prior to 2016 the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering offered the following degrees*:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Computer Systems)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Sustainable Energy)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Telecommunications)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic - Avionics)

*Double and combined degree combinations were also available in the above degrees.

From Semester 1, 2016 onwards, the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering has substantially changed the structure of its undergraduate engineering degrees. As such, all students who commence from 2016 onwards will enter the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic) degree (or a related double/combined degree) and will progress through to the third and fourth year of the degree with the option of choosing a major^ in one of the following streams:

  • Autonomous Systems
  • Biomedical
  • Communication Systems
  • Computer Engineering
  • Renewable Energy

^Students can also opt to have no major.

The changes are summarised in the table below:

Students commencing 2015 or earlier Students commecing 2016 and later
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic) + double/combined degrees
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic - Avionics)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Computer Systems) + double/combined degrees
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Sustainable Energy)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Telecommunications) + double/combined degrees
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Electrical and Electronic) + double/combined degrees, with an option to major in:
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Biomedical
  • Communication Systems
  • Computer Engineering
  • Renewable Energy
or to have no major.

How will the change affect you?

Please refer to the frequently asked questions below.

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