ENG371 Civil Engineering Topic Tree - Engineering Technologist (40)

This subject takes the student through the Civil Engineering Topic Tree to complete the topics necessary to graduate as an engineering technologist.

Subject Outlines
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No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



Five sessions


Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences

Enrolment Restrictions

Restricted to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Technology.



Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • Possess a comprehensive, theory based understanding of the underpinning natural and physical sciences and the engineering fundamentals applicable to engineering technology.
  • Satisfy the individual learning objectives identifying the specific knowledge to be acquired in each of the topics that are claimed by the student in the completion of this subject.


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • The topics for this subject are contained in the Civil Engineering Topic Tree. Each topic has its own objectives, learning materials and assessments. In order to successfully complete this subject, students will need to have completed a minimum of 440 topics in the Topic Tree (including the 240 from ENG 271), including all topics specified in Schedule B: Required Competency for Civil Engineers.
  • Topic Tree branches include: *engineering fundamentals; *communications and research; *sustainability and the enviroment; * geotechnical engineering; *water and waste water; *civil engineering practice; *civil engineering construction; *roads and transport; *project management; *business and entrepreneurship; *materials engineering; *engineering mechanics; and *structural engineering.
  • Schedule A includes the topics from all branches on the topic tree necessary to commence work as a cadet engineer.
  • Schedule B includes a minimum set of the topics from all branches on the topic tree necessary to be able to practice as a civil engineer


Current Students

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Prospective Students

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The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.