Graduate Diploma in Engineering (GDipE)

Program Code

GDENG

Academic Year

2022

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Aerospace) (GDipE(Aero))
Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Chemical) (GDipE(Chem))
Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Civil and Environmental) (GDipE(CivEnv))
Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Civil and Structural) (GDipE(CivStruct))
Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Electrical) (GDipE(Elec))
Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Electronic) (GDipE(Elec))
Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Mechanical) (GDipE(Mech))
Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Mechatronic) (GDipE(Mecht))
Graduate Diploma in Engineering (Mining) (GDipE(Mining))

The Graduate Diploma in Engineering is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Conditions

Condition of enrolment
Interruption of program: Students must apply for permission from the Executive Dean or delegate before taking a Leave of Absence. Any extension of the leave without approval will result in the loss of place in the program but an application may be made to be re-admitted to the program subject to the admission procedures in place at the time.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Diploma in Engineering

There shall be a Graduate Diploma in Engineering.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Engineering, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 24 units, comprising:

  1. Courses to the value of 24 units including studies in one of the following disciplines
    • Aerospace
    • Chemical
    • Civil & Environmental
    • Civil & Structural
    • Electrical
    • Electronic
    • Mechanical
    • Mechatronic
    • Mining
  2. A total of 12 weeks practical experience approved by the Faculty and of which a minimum 6 weeks should be under the supervision of a professional engineer. Students who have previously completed an approved 12 week period of practical experience are exempt from this requirement.