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Monash University Handbook 2010 Postgraduate - Course

This course entry should be read in conjunction with information provided in the 'Faculty information' section of this Handbook by the Faculty of Engineering

Managing facultyEngineering
Abbreviated titleGradCertInfraEng&Mgt
Total credit points required24
Standard duration of study (years)1 year PT
Study mode and locationOff-campus (Clayton)
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  • This course is not available to international students studying in Australia on a student visa. It can only be taken by international students from their home country.
  • Part-time study only.


This graduate certificate provides a course of study for infrastructure engineering and management professionals wishing to expand their skills in areas of relevance to the planning, design, management and operation of facilities.


Graduates will:

  • understand the need to plan, develop and maintain infrastructure at a high level
  • evaluate alternative projects and policies in a rigorous manner
  • plan and execute the development of infrastructure projects
  • communicate their arguments effectively to teams and clients
  • critically evaluate their work and the work of others.


Students complete four units.


Students choose :

  • two units from the list of core units (group 1)
  • one unit from the list of engineering electives (group 2)
  • one unit from the list of Business and Economics electives (group 3).

The number of units required may vary depending on whether any credit has been granted for prior studies.

Group 1 - Core units

Select two units from:

  • CIV5310 Infrastructure project and policy evaluation
  • CIV5311 Infrastructure project management
  • CIV5312 Asset management I
  • CIV5313 Asset management II

Group 2 - Elective units

Select one unit from:

  • CIV5261 Flood management in urban and rural environments
  • CIV5262 Planning and design of urban stormwater management measures
  • CIV5263 Hydraulics of sewerage systems
  • CIV5264 Management of water resources and related infrastructure
  • CIV5301 Traffic engineering fundamentals
  • CIV5302 Road traffic: engineering and management
  • CIV5304 Intelligent transport systems
  • CIV5306 Road safety engineering
  • CIV5307 Parking policy and design

Group 3 - Business and Economics electives

Total: 24 points

Progression to further studies

Students who have satisfactorily completed 24 points with a 65% average may articulate to the Graduate Diploma in Infrastructure Engineering and Management.


Graduate Certificate in Infrastructure Engineering and Management