Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Professional Honours in Infrastructure Asset Management) (N4I)

Overview  2020

ATAR

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Duration

Minimum 1 Years, up to a maximum of 3 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

This course may not be available to international students. Please see the list of distance courses (i.e. online and taken outside Australia) that are offered to international students

This course addresses the important emerging field of infrastructure asset management for engineering graduates working in a local, state or federal government authority or seeking employment with any of those authorities. The course is a joint arrangement with the Centre for Pavement engineering Education and UTAS. CPEE has worked with the Institute of Public Works Engineering Australia (IPWEA) to design a course that will provide the necessary skills and knowledge for employment in advanced technical roles involving the management of infrastructure assets. The course will follow the guidelines set out for management of the physical infrastructure in the International Infrastructure Asset Management Manual which has been adopted by government authorities in Australia and a number of other countries.

Career outcomes

Careers in the private and public sector where the principal role is the development, management andmaintenance of major public infrastructure

Professional Recognition

It is anticipated that professional recognition of the course will follow its promotion by the Institute ofPublic Works Engineering Australia (IPWEA). Using its website and its extensive mailing list IPWEA


will send course information to its members and stakeholders that increasingly look to IPWEA and its

National Asset Management Strategy committee (NAMS) for leadership in Infrastructure AssetManagement.

Course structure

Schedule

The unit provides information on the tools and techniques used in asset management. Relevant theories are explained and the unit provides useful case studies presenting the application to practical asset management problems. The content of this unit is an extension…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartCPEE Study Period 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The unit presents the principles and procedures involved in the introduction of an asset management system. It discusses the establishment of an asset management framework, the assesment of resources required, the preparation fo asset management plans, the implementation of those…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Infrastructure Financial Management deals with the principles of financial planning and reporting. It covers the processes for lifecycle costing, valuation, financial forecasting and reporting.The unit provides an overview of issues and methodologies associated with infrastructure valuation and financial forecasting standards,…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartCPEE Study Period 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

The Work Based Project gives students the opportunity to research an area of Infrastructure Asset Management in depth and present a report of the findings.The project provides a means for students:to develop the ideas and concepts presented in other units…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartCPEE Study Period 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

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This unit provides students with the opportunity to advance their skills and knowledge related to the field of road pavement management systems, to an advanced professional level. The unit develops students’ cognitive skills to think critically about the processes and…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartCPEE Study Period 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit provides students with an understanding of the project management process from the evaluation of concepts to the delivery phases of projects including the process of post project evaluation.Students will be able to develop an understanding of the strategic…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartCPEE Study Period 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The development of this unit follows a demand from employers and students for issues associated with the management of assets in the water industry to be included in the Infrastructure Asset Management program.Management of Water Assets and Risks enables those…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Road Asset Management consists of the following topics:Topic 1 Road asset management fundamentalsTopic 2 Community benefitsTopic 3 Road system performanceTopic 4 Strategy developmentTopic 5 Strategy implementationTopic 6 Review of outcomesTopic 7 Organisational capability…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Construction Contract Law provides the principles of contract law as it applies to engineering and construction contracts. This unit addresses basic legal principles common to all construction contracts and identifies the legal issues which arise in the administration of engineering…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartCPEE Study Period 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Fundamentals of Road Construction" consists of 5 topics as follows: -Topic 1, Construction Management OverviewTopic 2, Preliminary InvestigationsTopic 3, Setting OutTopic 4, EarthworksTopic 5, Roadsides…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartCPEE Study Period 1
HobartCPEE Study Period 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

"Introduction to Pavements" provides an introduction to road pavement materials and thedesign of pavement structures. It has been developed primarily to give someone whodoes not have a practical or academic background in pavements an appreciation ofkey issues and an understanding…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartCPEE Study Period 1
HobartCPEE Study Period 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirement is a Bachelor of Engineering Technology or equivalent three yearengineering qualification from a recognised university.

Bachelor of Engineering Technology (or equivalent three year degree in engineering)Bachelor of Engineering

Students may exit from the BEngTech (ProfHonsInfrastAssMgmt)

Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Domestic students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place will be charged a fee based on the number of units they enrol in. In 2020, this fee is $46.20 per unit (of 12.5 credit points). In 2020, the maximum charge for full time students is $308.

International students

International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

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