Faculty of Engineering

Flexible First Year (Stream A) / Arts (2015)


Note: This course version applies only to students first enrolling in 2015.


1. Overview

Course: Flexible First Year (Stream A) / Arts (2015)
CP Required: 48
Min FT Duration: 1.00 Years
Min PT Duration: N/A
Faculty/School: Faculty of Engineering
Years Offered: 2015

2. Requirements

1. Stream A is designed to lead students into the following branches of Engineering : Aeronautical; Aeronautical(Space); Biomedical (all majors except Electrical); Chemical and Biomolecular; Civil; Mechanical and Mechanical(Space).

2. Students wishing to transfer to Biomedical Engineering or Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering should transfer to that stream in Semester 2.

3. Students may take advanced alternatives in place of MATH1001 and MATH1002 but should check with the Faculty of Science before doing so.

Please consult school advisers so that a correct choice of core and elective is made.

3. Semesters

Year 1 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ENGG1800: Introduction to Engineering Disciplines
Core
6 ENGG1801: Engineering Computing
Core
3 MATH1001: Differential Calculus
Core
3 MATH1002: Linear Algebra
6 Select from Unit Block:
Junior Arts Units


Note: Students thinking of specialising in Chemical Biomolecular Engineering are advised to take CHEM1101 Chemistry 1A instead.

Year 1 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ENGG1802: Engineering Mechanics
Core
3 MATH1003: Integral Calculus and Modelling
Core
3 MATH1005: Statistics
6 Select from Unit Block:
Engineering Stream Electives
6 Select from Unit Block:
Junior Arts Units

4. Pathways

No streams/majors defined for this course version.

5. Unit Blocks

Block 1 - Engineering Stream Electives (Min CP: 6,Max CP: 6)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
AMME1362 Materials 1 6 Semester 2
GEOL1501 Engineering Geology 1 6 Semester 2

Note: Recommended choice : Civil -- GEOL1501, other streams -- AMME1362.

Block 2 - Junior Arts Units (Max CP: 12)

Note: Junior Arts units should be selected in first year so as to ensure that 84 credit points of Arts units, including one major, can be completed across degree as a whole. Every major requires at least 24 credit points of senior units plus varying amounts of intermediate and junior credit points as prerequisites for the senior units. For details of specific units of study and majors please see Arts Faculty handbook at http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks