Faculty of Engineering

Electrical / Project Management (2020)


Note: This course version applies only to students first enrolling in 2020.
WARNING: This course version is currently under review and is subject to change.


1. Overview

Course: Electrical / Project Management (2020)
CP Required: 240
Min FT Duration: 5.00 Years
Min PT Duration: 5.00 Years
Faculty/School: Faculty of Engineering
Years Offered: 2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

2. Requirements

Summary

In summary the requirements are:

Students must complete 240 credit points as follows:

Engineering (156 credit points):

► 36 credit points of Engineering core units

► 72 credit points of Electrical stream core units

► 48 credit points of Electrical Specialist elective units

Project Management:

► 66 credit points of Project Management core units

► 18 credit points of Project Management elective units

The handbook rules governing this degree are as follows:

(a) For all Bachelor of Engineering combined degrees a candidate must complete 240 credit points and satisfy any additional requirements specified.

(b) Where the requirements specified in the following clauses account for less than the total required credit, candidates must complete additional units of study from the tables relevant to the Bachelor of Engineering as may be necessary to satisfy the requirements of the degree.

To qualify for the award of the combined degree:

Requirements for the Bachelor of Engineering Honours

(a) The units of study that may be taken for the Bachelor of Engineering Honours component of the combined degree are set out in the tables of units of study for the Bachelor of Engineering Honours single degree;

(b) Except where varied by other clauses of these resolutions, all candidates must complete a minimum of 144 credit points comprising:

(i) 36 credit points from the Engineering Core Table, including all required units;

(ii) 108 credit points from the Engineering Stream Core Table pertaining to the specialist stream being undertaken, including all required units;

(c) The Faculty Board may approve, based on appropriate academic justification, a list of approved unit alternatives. These alternatives specify, for particular Engineering stream / combined degree combinations, units within the normal requirements for the Bachelor of Engineering Honours component of the combined degree that can be replaced by specified alternative units that would form part of the normal program for single degree students in that stream.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Project Management

For the Bachelor of Project Management component of a combined degree:

(a) Candidates must complete the core and elective units of study as set out in the Bachelor of Project Management Unit of Study Table.

Advanced units in Maths and Science

Most units of study offered by the Science Faculty on the list of core requirements can be replaced by an equivalent advanced level unit; subject to prerequisite conditions (as required by the Faculty of Science) being met. Students considering doing advanced options should seek advice from their department before enrolling.

Study Abroad

Students undertaking Study Abroad in a particular year of their degree must enrol in the appropriate International Exchange Program units of study as an alternative to a semester`s standard units.

Permission from the relevant Head of School must be sought prior to enrolling in exchange units of study.

Faculty Resolutions

Details of relevant Faculty resolutions are available via the university handbook site at: http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks/

3. Semesters

Year 1 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
0 Select from ENGP1000: Professional Engagement Program 1


Note: All students must enrol in ENGP1000 in their first semester of enrolment.
6 Select from ELEC1103: Fundamentals of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
3 Select from MATH1021: Calculus of One Variable
3 Select from MATH1002: Linear Algebra
6 Select from ENGG1111: Integrated Engineering 1
6 Select from ENGG1850: Introduction to Project Management

Note: MATH1021 and MATH1002 may be replaced by advanced units MATH1921 and MATH1902.

Year 1 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
6 Select from INFO1110: Introduction to Programming
3 Select from MATH1023: Multivariable Calculus and Modelling
6 Select from PMGT1852: Facilitation and Stakeholder Engagement
3 Select from MATH1005: Statistics
6 Select from ELEC1601: Introduction to Computer Systems

Note: MATH1023 and MATH1005 may be replaced by advanced units MATH1923 and MATH1905.

Year 2 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
6 Select from PHYS1001: Physics 1 (Regular)
6 Select from COMP2123: Data Structures & Algorithms
6 Select from MATH2061: Linear Mathematics and Vector Calculus
6 Select from BUSS1040: Economics for Business Decision Making

Year 2 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
0 Select from ENGP2000: Professional Engagement Program 2


Note: Enrolment in ENGP2000 is reliant on successful completion of ENGP1000. As such, the placement of ENGP2000 in this structure is example only, and actual enrolment in ENGP2000 is dependent on the time taken to complete ENGP1000.
2 Select from ENGG2111: Integrated Engineering 2
6 Select from PHYS1003: Physics 1 (Technological)
6 Select from ELEC2103: Simulation and Numerical Solutions in Engineering
6 Select from ELEC2104: Electronic Devices and Circuits
6 Select from ELEC2302: Signals and Systems

Year 3 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
6 Select from Unit Block:
Electrical Specialist - Electives
6 Select from ELEC2602: Digital Logic
6 Select from ENGG2851: Project Analytics
6 Select from ENGG2850: Project Cost and Finance

Year 3 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
6 Select from PHYS2213: Physics 2EE
6 Select from ENGG2855: Project Acceptance
6 Select from ENGG2852: Project Based Organisational Behaviour


Note: This unit is discontinued from 2019. Replacement unit is PMGT2854.
6 Select from Unit Block:
Project Management Electives

Year 4 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
6 Select from Unit Block:
Electrical Specialist - Electives
6 Select from ENGG3853: Project Risk Management: Tools & Techniques
6 Select from PMGT3858: Adapting to Project Context
6 Select from PMGT3856: Sustainability & Knowledge Management
2 Select from ENGG3111: Integrated Engineering 3

Year 4 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
6 Select from Unit Block:
Electrical Specialist - Electives
6 Select from ENGG3854: Legal Aspects of Projects
6 Select from PMGT3855: Project Variance Analysis
6 Select from PMGT3857: International Project Management

Year 5 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
2 Select from ENGG4111: Integrated Engineering 4
6 Select from ELEC4712: Thesis A
6 Select from Unit Block:
Electrical Specialist - Electives
6 Select from Unit Block:
Electrical Specialist - Electives
6 Select from Unit Block:
Electrical Specialist - Electives
0 Select from ENGP3000: Professional Engagement Program 3


Note: Enrolment in ENGP3000 is reliant on successful completion of ENGP2000. As such, the placement of ENGP3000 in this structure is example only, and actual enrolment in ENGP3000 is dependent on the time taken to complete ENGP2000.

Year 5 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
6 Select from Unit Block:
Electrical Specialist - Electives
6 Select from Unit Block:
Electrical Specialist - Electives
6 Select from ELEC4713: Thesis B

4. Pathways

48cp Majors

Type CP CP From

Note: From 2019 onwards, all engineering majors will be converted to the 48 credit point format, and several new majors will be introduced - details can be viewed in the 2019 degree structures.

You can find more information at https://canvas.sydney.edu.au/courses/2806/pages/feit-your-studies-bachelor-of-engineering-majors

Major in Computer Engineering (24cp)

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC3506: Data Communications and the Internet
Core
6 ELEC3607: Embedded Systems
Core
6 ELEC3608: Computer Architecture
List
6 Select from COMP3520: Operating Systems Internals
ELEC3104: Engineering Electromagnetics
ELEC3304: Control
ELEC3305: Digital Signal Processing
ELEC3404: Electronic Circuit Design
ELEC3702: Management for Engineers

Note: 24 Credit Points to Complete this Major

Please check the prerequisites for the higher level units in this major and ensure you will be able to complete them prior to undertaking the higher level units.

Major in Internet of Things (IoT) (24cp)

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC5514: Networked Embedded Systems
Core
6 ELEC5517: Software Defined Networks
Elective
12 Electives.

Note: Select 12 credit points from: ELEC5518, ELEC5616, ELEC5208, ELEC5508, INFO3406, COMP5047, COMP5216, COMP5426

Major in Power Engineering (24cp)

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC3203: Electricity Networks
Core
6 ELEC3204: Power Electronics and Applications
Core
6 ELEC3206: Electrical Energy Conversion Systems
Core
6 ELEC3304: Control
Core
6 ELEC5204: Power Systems Analysis and Protection
6 Select from ELEC5205: High Voltage Engineering
ELEC5211: Power System Dynamics and Control
ELEC5212: Power System Planning and Markets

Note: 36 CP minimum Requirements to achieve this Major.

-ELEC3203 and ELEC3206 are not counted towards the major, but are pre-requisites for the ELEC5204 units.

Please check the prerequisites for the higher level units in this major and ensure you will be able to complete them prior to undertaking the higher level units.

Major in Telecommunications Engineering (24cp)

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC3305: Digital Signal Processing
Core
6 ELEC3405: Communications Electronics and Photonics
Core
6 ELEC3505: Communications
Core
6 ELEC3506: Data Communications and the Internet
Core
6 ELEC4505: Digital Communication Systems

Note: All units must be completed (30 Credit Points).

Please check the prerequisites for the higher level units in this major and ensure you will be able to complete them prior to undertaking the higher level units.

5. Unit Blocks

Block 1 - Engineering Core (Min CP: 36,Max CP: 36)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
AMME4010 Major Industrial Project 24 Semester 1
Semester 2
AMME4111 Thesis A 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
AMME4112 Thesis B 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
CHNG4203 Major Industrial Project 24 Semester 1
Semester 2
CHNG4811 Thesis A 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
CHNG4812 Thesis B 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
CIVL4022 Thesis A 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
CIVL4023 Thesis B 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
ELEC4712 Thesis A 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
ELEC4713 Thesis B 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
ELEC4714 Major Industrial Project 24 Semester 1
Semester 2
ENGG1111 Integrated Engineering 1 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
ENGG2111 Integrated Engineering 2 2 Semester 1
Semester 2
Int February
ENGG3111 Integrated Engineering 3 2 Semester 1
Semester 2
ENGG4111 Integrated Engineering 4 2 Semester 1
Semester 2
ENGP1000 Professional Engagement Program 1 0 Semester 1
Semester 2
ENGP2000 Professional Engagement Program 2 0 Semester 1
Semester 2
ENGP3000 Professional Engagement Program 3 0 Semester 1
Semester 2
MATH1002 Linear Algebra 3 Semester 1
Summer Main
MATH1005 Statistics 3 Semester 2
Summer Main
MATH1021 Calculus of One Variable 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
MATH1023 Multivariable Calculus and Modelling 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
MATH1902 Linear Algebra (Advanced) 3 Semester 1
MATH1905 Statistics (Advanced) 3 Semester 2
MATH1921 Calculus of One Variable (Adv) 3 Semester 1
MATH1923 Multivariable Calculus and Modelling (Adv) 3 Semester 2

Note: Complete a minimum of 36cp including:

- ENGP1000 (0cp), ENGP2000 (0cp) and ENGP3000 (0cp)

- Exactly 12cp of Integrated Engineering units comprising ENGG1111 (6cp), ENGG2111 (2cp), ENGG3111 (2cp) and ENGG4111 (2cp)

- Exactly 12cp of MATH1xxx units: MATH1021 Calculus of One Variable (3cp) AND MATH1002 Linear Algebra (3cp) AND MATH1023 Multivariable Calculus and Modelling (3cp) AND MATH1005 Statistics (3cp)

- A minimum of 12cp of (see note 1) from either AMME4111-4112 Thesis A & B (6cp+6cp) OR CHNG4811-CHNG4812 Thesis A & B (6cp+6cp) OR CIVL4022-4023 Thesis A & B (6cp+6cp) OR ELEC4712-4713 Thesis A & B (6cp+6cp) OR AMME4010 Major Industrial Project (24cp) OR CHNG4203 Major Industrial Project (24cp) OR ELEC4714 Major Industrial Project (24cp)

Note 1. All Thesis A units are mutually prohibited (meaning that only one can be completed), and all Thesis B units have the associated Thesis A unit as a pre-requisite. Students may undertake only the Thesis units relevant to their stream.

Block 2 - Electrical Core (Min CP: 72,Max CP: 72)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP2123 Data Structures & Algorithms 6 Semester 1
ELEC1103 Fundamentals of Electrical and Electronic Engineering 6 Semester 1
ELEC1601 Introduction to Computer Systems 6 Semester 2
ELEC2103 Simulation and Numerical Solutions in Engineering 6 Semester 2
ELEC2104 Electronic Devices and Circuits 6 Semester 2
ELEC2302 Signals and Systems 6 Semester 2
ELEC2602 Digital Logic 6 Semester 1
INFO1110 Introduction to Programming 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
MATH2061 Linear Mathematics and Vector Calculus 6 Semester 1
Summer Main
PHYS1001 Physics 1 (Regular) 6 Semester 1
PHYS1003 Physics 1 (Technological) 6 Semester 2
PHYS2213 Physics 2EE 6 Semester 2

Block 3 - Project Management Core (Min CP: 66,Max CP: 66)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
BUSS1040 Economics for Business Decision Making 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
ENGG1850 Introduction to Project Management 6 Semester 1
ENGG2850 Project Cost and Finance 6 Semester 1
ENGG2851 Project Analytics 6 Semester 1
Summer Main
ENGG2852 Project Based Organisational Behaviour 6 Semester 2
ENGG2855 Project Acceptance 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
ENGG3853 Project Risk Management: Tools & Techniques 6 Semester 1
ENGG3854 Legal Aspects of Projects 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
Summer Main
PMGT1852 Facilitation and Stakeholder Engagement 6 Semester 2
Int June
PMGT3855 Project Variance Analysis 6 Semester 2
PMGT3858 Adapting to Project Context 6 Semester 1

Block 4 - Electrical Specialist - Electives (Min CP: 48,Max CP: 48)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
ELEC3104 Engineering Electromagnetics 6 Semester 1
ELEC3203 Electricity Networks 6 Semester 1
ELEC3204 Power Electronics and Applications 6 Semester 1
ELEC3206 Electrical Energy Conversion Systems 6 Semester 2
ELEC3304 Control 6 Semester 2
ELEC3305 Digital Signal Processing 6 Semester 1
ELEC3404 Electronic Circuit Design 6 Semester 1
ELEC3405 Communications Electronics and Photonics 6 Semester 2
ELEC3505 Communications 6 Semester 1
ELEC3506 Data Communications and the Internet 6 Semester 2
ELEC3607 Embedded Systems 6 Semester 1
ELEC3608 Computer Architecture 6 Semester 2
ELEC3609 Internet Software Platforms 6 Semester 2
ELEC3610 E-Business Analysis and Design 6 Semester 1
ELEC3702 Management for Engineers 6 Semester 2
ELEC3802 Fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering 6 Semester 1
ELEC3803 Bioelectronics 6 Semester 2
ELEC4505 Digital Communication Systems 6 Semester 1
ELEC4706 Project Management 6 Semester 1
ELEC5101 Antennas and Propagation 6 Semester 2
ELEC5203 Topics in Power Engineering 6 Semester 2
ELEC5204 Power Systems Analysis and Protection 6 Semester 1
ELEC5205 High Voltage Engineering 6 Semester 2
ELEC5206 Sustainable Energy Systems 6 Semester 2
ELEC5207 Advanced Power Conversion Technologies 6 Semester 2
ELEC5208 Intelligent Electricity Networks 6 Semester 1
ELEC5211 Power System Dynamics and Control 6 Semester 1
ELEC5212 Power System Planning and Markets 6 Semester 2
ELEC5303 Computer Control System Design [Not Offered 2019] 6 Semester 1
ELEC5304 Intelligent Visual Signal Understanding 6 Semester 1
ELEC5305 Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing [not running in 2020] 6 Semester 2
ELEC5306 Video Intelligence and Compression 6 Semester 1
ELEC5307 Advanced Signal Processing with Deep Learning 6 Semester 2
ELEC5402 Digital Integrated Circuit Design 6
ELEC5403 Radio Frequency Engineering 6 Semester 1
ELEC5507 Error Control Coding 6 Semester 1
ELEC5508 Wireless Engineering 6 Semester 2
ELEC5509 Mobile Networks 6 Semester 1
ELEC5510 Satellite Communication Systems 6 Semester 2
ELEC5511 Optical Communication Systems 6 Semester 1
ELEC5512 Optical Networks 6 Semester 2
ELEC5514 Networked Embedded Systems 6 Semester 2
ELEC5516 Electrical and Optical Sensor Design 6 Semester 1
ELEC5517 Software Defined Networks 6 Semester 2
ELEC5518 IoT for Critical Infrastructures 6 Semester 1
ELEC5614 Real Time Computing 6 Semester 1
ELEC5615 Advanced Computer Architecture 6 Semester 1
ELEC5616 Computer and Network Security 6 Semester 1
ELEC5617 Topics in Software Engineering 6 Semester 2
ELEC5618 Software Quality Engineering 6 Semester 1
ELEC5619 Object Oriented Application Frameworks 6 Semester 2
ELEC5620 Model Based Software Engineering 6 Semester 2
ELEC5621 Digital Systems Design 6
ELEC5622 Signals, Software and Health 6 Semester 2
ELEC5701 Technology Venture Creation 6 Semester 2
ELEC5803 Advanced Bioelectronics [Not Offered 2019] 6 Semester 1

Note: A minimum of 48 credit points (eight units of study) must be taken. Specialist units include all ELEC3xxx, ELEC4xxx and ELEC5xxx units of study.

Block 5 - Engineering General Electives

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP3520 Operating Systems Internals 6 Semester 1
Semester 2

Note: The following units are approved as general electives for Bachelor of Engineering Honours Students, provided that students are able to meet the enrolment requirements specified by the relevant faculty and provided that the unit of study is not substantially the same as a unit of study already completed.

(1) All units offered by the following Faculties: Engineering and Information Technologies, Business, Science, Arts and Social Sciences.

(2) Additional units as included in the list of approved general Engineering electives, as approved by the Faculty Board (or, within delegated authority, the Faculty Courses Committee).

Block 6 - Project Management Electives (Min CP: 18,Max CP: 18)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
PMGT2854 Executing Projects 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
PMGT3856 Sustainability & Knowledge Management 6 Semester 1
PMGT3857 International Project Management 6 Semester 2