Edith Cowan University (RTO 4756)
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4 years full-time; 8 years part-time
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Curious about how we connect and the technology that brings us together? Turn it into an exciting professional career with this Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics and Communications) Honours course from Edith Cowan University.
This qualification will equip you with the essential skills and knowledge required to work in the fields of electronic and communications engineering - applying engineering principles to analyse and solve problems relating to electronic communication systems.
Grounded in a foundation study of maths and physics, this course offers specialised study in engineering sciences, electronic circuits and systems, digital signal processing, radio communications, fibre optic and microwave communications, computer networking, and cellular and wireless networks. You'll learn how to design and repair electronic and communications systems, and build sought-after skills in leadership, teamwork and project management, to equip you for a rewarding professional career after course completion.
If you're a natural problem-solver who likes figuring out how things work, this qualification could turn your passion into a career. Nationally recognised and accredited by Engineers Australia, it could be the first step towards a dynamic and rewarding professional engineering career.
You may be eligible to apply for this course at ECU if you meet the following requirements:
Please note that School Leaver applicants will require completion of WACE or equivalent.
Special Admissions Requirements: All applicants are required to have Mathematics: Methods ATAR, with equivalents considered, and Physics ATAR or Engineering Studies ATAR, with equivalents considered. It is desirable that all applicants have Mathematics: Specialist ATAR, with equivalents considered.
In this engineering course, the subjects you may study include:
Students feel happy, well supported and well educated when they study with ECU, in fact, in the 2018 QILT survey, Edith Cowan University received the highest student experience rating of all Australian public universities.
When you study with ECU, you’ll have access to expert course advice, counselling, diversity and disability services, transnational and national program support, student success programs, careers and employability services... just to name a few.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics and Communications) Honours from Edith Cowan University.
This qualification will equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience required to pursue employment in the exciting field of electronics and communications engineering. You'll enjoy strong employment prospects in a range of areas, including in communication and telecommunication, product development, fabrication, public utilities, mining and resource, defence, aerospace, and consulting.
This qualification is nationally recognised as an engineering qualification and is accredited by Engineers Australia.
Wondering where a career in engineering could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Fees may be paid up-front, or financial assistance is available to help with study costs. Eligible students can apply for a HECS-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Edith Cowan University also offers student loans and scholarship opportunities to eligible applicants. Enquire now to find out more!
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $55,874 (2017-18 income year).
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