Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Engineering

Program code

4176

Available at

Nathan

Gold Coast

Mount Gravatt

Logan

South Bank

Online

Offshore

Other

Duration

1 year full-time

Credit points

80

Indicative fee

Admission requirements

  • Related Bachelor degree or higher (5.0 GPA)

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Offered in

Trimester 1 and Trimester 2

Next start date

Trimester 1, 2019 (more)

Applications close

Thursday, 31 January 2019

My details

Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.

 

To be eligible for the award of Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Engineering (GDipResSt), a student must acquire 80 credit points as prescribed below:

  • gain 40 credit points for the prescribed courses and
  • gain 40 credit points for the dissertation courses.

Exit point

To be eligible to exit the Graduate Diploma of Research Studies in Engineering program with the Graduate Certificate in Research Studies in Engineering award, a student must acquire 40 credit points of specified courses.

To exit, a student should apply for a program transfer.

Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Level and Type

The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 8 - Graduate Diploma.

Program learning outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.

Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.

Students must complete the following courses:

Trimester Course code Course title CP
Tri 1,2 7001ENG Research Methods for Engineers (see Note 1) 10
Tri 1,2 7002ENG Engineering Communication and Leadership (see Note 2) 10
Tri 1   6000-coded Engineering electives (see Note 3) 20
Tri 1,2 7601ENG_P1 Dissertation Part 1 (capstone course) 10
Tri 1,2 7601ENG_P2 Dissertation Part 2 (capstone course) 10
Tri 1,2 7601ENG_P3 Dissertation Part 3 (capstone course) 10
Tri 1,2 7601ENG_P4 Dissertation Part 4 (capstone course) 10

Note 1: 7001ENG is offered in Trimester 1 at Gold Coast, Trimester 2 at Nathan and online offerings are available in both Trimester 1 and 2.

Note 2: 7002ENG is offered in Trimester 1 in-person at Gold Coast/Nathan and online in Trimester 2.

Note 3: 6000-coded Engineering electives are approved by HDR Convenor in consultation with HDR Supervisor.

Exit point: Graduate Certificate in Research Studies in Engineering (3315). To exit (after completing at least 40 credit points of specified courses), a student should apply for a program transfer.