Courses & Units

Course rules for P1A Diploma of Engineering Infrastructure (Specialisation)

Diploma of Engineering Infrastructure (Specialisation)

1.Candidates for the Diploma of Engineering Infrastructure (Specialisation) shall be qualified for entry in accordance with the provisions of the University's Rules of Admission.

2.Candidates for the diploma shall complete the diploma requirements, as hereinafter prescribed, in not less than one year of full-time study (or its equivalent) and not more than three years, from the time of first enrolment.

Course Structure

3.To qualify for the diploma, candidates are required to pass units equivalent to 100 credit points relevant to their specialisation.

4.The units which may be included in a course for the Diploma shall, unless otherwise approved by the Executive Dean of the College of Sciences and Engineering, be in accordance with the Schedules accompanying these specifications.

5.Where two or more units of the same name or content are offered within the University, only one may be counted towards the Diploma.

6.In every case the candidate's choice of units and the order in which they are taken shall be subject to approval by the Executive Dean in accordance with the requirements of paragraph 3.

Credit for Previous Studies

7.Passes in subjects or units in other courses (completed or otherwise) in this University or another approved tertiary institution may be credited towards the degree, provided that the College may specify what more a candidate so credited shall be required to do to qualify for the diploma.


8.The College may from time to time make amendments to the Schedules to these specifications.

9.These specifications shall take effect on 15 July 2019 and shall apply to all candidates for the diploma, including those enrolling for the first time in that year and those enrolled subsequently.

10.Should any difficulty arise for a candidate previously enrolled because of any difference between course requirements (such as required majors) and units offered under these specifications and those previously in force, the College shall ensure that the candidate is not materially disadvantaged by these specifications.

11.The approved abbreviation for the Diploma of Engineering Infrastructure (Specialisation) shall be DipEngInf(Specialisation).