Faculty of Engineering

Electrical (Computer) / Arts (2015)


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


1. Overview

Course: Electrical (Computer) / Arts (2015)
CP Required: 240
Min FT Duration: 5.00 Years
Min PT Duration: N/A
Faculty/School: Faculty of Engineering
Years Offered: 2016, 2015

2. Requirements

1. To qualify for the award of a combined Electrical (Computer) Engineering/Arts degree a student shall complete units of study to a total value of at least 240 credit points including:

* at least 84 credit points of units of study given by the Faculty of Arts for the BE/BA, with at least 54 credit points at 2nd or 3rd year level, and the completion of an Arts major.

* units of study as prescribed in the BE Specialisation Requirement tables for the Electrical (Computer) Engineering specialisation.

2. Students not meeting the Honours requirement of an average mark of 65% throughout their degree will be awarded the PASS degree Bachelor of Engineering.

3. Semesters

Year 1 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ENGG1805: Professional Engineering and IT
Core
6 INFO1103: Introduction to Programming
Core
3 MATH1001: Differential Calculus
Core
3 MATH1002: Linear Algebra
6 Select from Unit Block:
Arts


Note: The Arts component of the combined Engineering/Arts degree requires a minimum of 84 credit points of Arts units of study, including at least 54 credit points at 2nd or 3rd year level, and the completion of an Arts major. Consult the Resolutions for the Combined Engineering/Arts degree in Faculty handbooks for further details.

Year 1 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC1601: Introduction to Computer Systems
Core
6 INFO1105: Data Structures
Core
3 MATH1003: Integral Calculus and Modelling
Core
3 MATH1005: Statistics
6 Select from Unit Block:
Arts

Year 2 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC1103: Fundamentals of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Core
6 PHYS1001: Physics 1 (Regular)
Core
6 ELEC2602: Digital Logic
Core
6 MATH2061: Linear Mathematics and Vector Calculus

Year 2 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 PHYS1003: Physics 1 (Technological)
Core
6 ELEC2103: Simulation and Numerical Solutions in Engineering
Core
6 ELEC2104: Electronic Devices and Circuits
6 Select from Unit Block:
Arts

Year 3 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 COMP2129: Operating Systems and Machine Principles
6 Select from Unit Block:
Recommended Electrical


Note: At least 12 credit points of Recommended Electrical units is required.
12 Select from Unit Block:
Arts

Year 3 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC2302: Signals and Systems
Core
6 PHYS2213: Physics 2EE
12 Select from Unit Block:
Arts

Year 4 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC3607: Embedded Systems
12 Select from Unit Block:
Arts
6 Select from Unit Block:
Recommended Electrical

Year 4 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC3506: Data Communications and the Internet
Core
6 ELEC3608: Computer Architecture
6 Select from Unit Block:
Arts
6 Select from Unit Block:
Recommended Electrical

Year 5 - Semester 1

Type CP CP From
Core
0 ELEC4702: Practical Experience
Core
6 ELEC4712: Thesis A
12 Select from Unit Block:
Arts
List
6 Select from Unit Blocks:
Recommended Electrical
Adv Recommended Electrical
or other units.

Year 5 - Semester 2

Type CP CP From
Core
6 ELEC4713: Thesis B
12 Select from Unit Block:
Arts
List
6 Select from Unit Blocks:
Recommended Electrical
Adv Recommended Electrical
or other units.

4. Pathways

No streams/majors defined for this course version.

5. Unit Blocks

Block 1 - Recommended Electrical (Min CP: 12,Max CP: 30)

Unit Code Unit Name CP Sessions Offered
COMP3520 Operating Systems Internals 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
ELEC3104 Engineering Electromagnetics 6 Semester 1
ELEC3304 Control 6 Semester 2
ELEC3305 Digital Signal Processing 6 Semester 1
ELEC3404 Electronic Circuit Design 6 Semester 1
ELEC3702 Management for Engineers 6 Semester 2

Block 2 - Adv Recommended Electrical (Max CP: 12)

Note: Choose from any ELEC units at 3000, 4000 or 5000 level. See Faculty of Engineering/IT Unit of Study page at http://cusp.sydney.edu.au/students/view-units-page/did/742 for full list of ELEC3xxx, 4xxx and 5xxx units.

Block 4 - Arts (Min CP: 84,Max CP: 84)

Note: For the Bachelor of Arts component, students are required to complete a total of 84 credit points of Table A units as listed in the handbook of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, including a major from Table A and a minimum 54 credit points of 2000/3000 level units of study. See Faculty handbook at http://sydney.edu.au/handbooks