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Bachelor of Engineering (Naval Architecture)
This course structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.
This course is offered in collaboration with the Australian Maritime College at the University of Tasmania in Launceston, Tasmania. The final two years are delivered at the Australian Maritime College in Launceston and students will need to relocate to Launceston to complete the course.
In general, all units in the first two years of the course must be completed successfully before transfer to AMC can be approved.
Year One - Semester 1
|ENS1154||Introduction to Engineering||15|
|ENS1162||Electrical Engineering 1A||15|
|ENM1102||Engineering Drawing and Computer Aided Design||15|
Year One - Semester 2
|ENS1115||Materials and Manufacturing 1||15|
|ENS1253||Electrical Engineering 1B||15|
* Students who have not passed WACE Physics 3A/3B (or equivalent) must complete the bridging unit SCP1132 Introduction to Physics before they can enrol in ENS1101 Engineering Mechanics.
Year Two - Semester 1
Year Two - Semester 2
|ENS2103||Ship Design and Production||15|
|ENS3190||Mechanics of Solids||15|
Years 3 and 4 of this course are provided by the University of Tasmania (Australian Maritime College) in Launceston, Tasmania. For details of the following units please consult the AMC handbook which can be found online at: http://courses.utas.edu.au.
The following core units will be taken at the AMC.
|JEE329: Seakeeping and Manoeuvring|
|JEE332: Structural Analysis|
|JEE333: Ship Resistance and Propulsion|
|JEEE350: Finite Element Analysis and Vibration|
|JEE416: Advanced Ship Structures|
|JEE418: Research Project 1|
|JEE419: Research Project 2|
|JEE421: Ocean Vehicle Design Project 1|
|JEE422: Ocean Vehicle Design Project 2|
|JEE480: Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics|
To complete the BEng(Naval Architecture) students are required to choose a specialisation in Ship and Underwater Vehicles or in Yacht and Small Craft. Each specialisation requires 5 units to be chosen from the following list in consultation with the Course Coordinator. The elective units available may depend on the specialisation chosen.
|JEE335: Applied Ship Design (Ship)|
|JEE353: Applied Ship Design (Yacht and Small Craft)|
|JEE354: Ship & Underwater Vehicle Technology|
|JEE417: Yacht Design and Technology|
To complete the BEng(Naval Architecture) students must also complete a period of 12 weeks of approved work experience as a practicum before graduating.