courses

3264

Postgraduate - Course

Students who commenced study in 2012 should refer to this course entry for direction on the requirements; to check which units are currently available for enrolment, refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course.

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Managing facultyEngineering
Abbreviated titleGradCertInfraEng&Mgt
Total credit points required24
Standard duration of study (years)0.5 years FT, 1 year PT
Study mode and locationOff-campus (Clayton)
Admission, fee and application details http://www.monash.edu/study/coursefinder/course/3264
Contact details

Visit http://eng.monash.edu.au/civil/current/rts/infrastructure

Course coordinator

Visit http://eng.monash.edu.au/civil/current/rts

Notes

  • Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the handbook are not available for study in the current year.
  • There is no direct entry into this graduate certificate program; it is available as an alternative exit from the Masters program only, upon completion of the required units. International students are only able to study this course in their country of residence. Full/Part-time study.

Description

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.

Outcomes

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.

Credit for prior studies

A maximum of 25 per cent of course requirements for previous postgraduate level studies not considered for any awards may be credited for prior study. Credits or exemptions will not be granted for undergraduate qualifications.

Structure

This course requires completion of a total of 24 credit points

  • two core units
  • one unit from the list of Engineering electives
  • one unit from the list of Business and Economics electives

Requirements

Core units

Select two units from:

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

Engineering electives

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

Business and economics electives

Total: 24 points

Award(s)

Graduate Certificate in Infrastructure Engineering and Management