Edith Cowan University (RTO 4756)
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4 years full-time; 8 years part-time
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You like solving problems and have a knack for making things work. Turn it into an exciting new career with this Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) Honours course from Edith Cowan University.
A practical course designed for students just starting their engineering careers, this qualification will equip you with this skills, knowledge and experience required to thrive in the growing world of mechatronics.
Combining key areas of mechanical and electrical engineering programs, this course offers a broad coverage and teaches a wide range of topics, including automation, instrumentation, digital electronics, manufacturing, mechanical design, fluid mechanics and control systems. With a focus on developing students' analytical and problem-solving skills, this qualification will prepare you for an exciting career in developing intelligent machines and advanced manufacturing and processing systems. As part of the course, students are required to undertake a minimum of 12 weeks of practical work experience in an engineering industry environment.
This qualification is accredited by Engineers Australia and recognised nationally - offering a competitive and comprehensive first step for your 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 (Mechatronics) Honours from Edith Cowan University.
This qualification will equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience required to pursue employment in the diverse field of mechatronic engineering. You'll be able to seek employment in areas including product design and development, manufacturing, mining, process control and automation, public utilities, roads and transport, defence, aerospace, and as a consultant or project manager.
This qualification is nationally recognised and 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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