2021 Change register

About this change register

Below, you'll find authorised changes (if any) to course entries, minors, majors, specialisations, research areas and unit entries in the 2021 Handbook.

Changes are recorded as a note in the relevant entry and supersede any previously published information in the Handbook. The notes must be read in conjunction with the corresponding Handbook entry.

Entries in this change register

Courses, minors, majors, specialisations, research areas and units are listed under the relevant level heading in alphabetical order.

Courses

A2001 - Bachelor of Global Studies

Requirements

Part A. Leadership, culture and globalisation

Level 3 unit (12 credit points)

The following text was added:

Note: Students who commenced the program in 2020 and 2021 will need to complete an additional third year elective in their chosen specialisation as ATS3111 and ATS3938 will change to 6 credit points in 2022.

A6012 - Master of International Sustainable Tourism Management

Requirements

Part A. Principal study (42 credit points)

The following note was added:

Note: APG5609 is not offered in 2022. Students who commenced in 2021 can complete either ENS5010 or APG5390 as a substitute core unit in consultation with the course director.

B4005 - Graduate Certificate of Project Management, B5005 - Graduate Diploma of Project Management, B6025 - Master of Project Management

Requirements

The following requirements:

You must complete 4 of the following units. You must complete OPO4000 or OPO5900. You must complete OPO4001 or OPO5901. You must complete OPO4002 or OPO5902. You must complete OPO4003 or OPO5903.

  • OPO4000 The organisational context of project development
  • OPO4001 The dynamic context of project delivery
  • OPO4002 The planning approach to project management
  • OPO4003 The learning approach to project management
  • OPO5900 The organisational context of project development
  • OPO5901 The dynamic context of project delivery
  • OPO5902 The planning approach to project management
  • OPO5903 The learning approach to project management

Replace:

You must complete the following units

  • OPO4000 The organisational context of project development
  • OPO4001 The dynamic context of project delivery
  • OPO4002 The planning approach to project management
  • OPO4003 The learning approach to project management

E3001 - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Requirements

Course requirements

The following text was added:

You must also satisfy the ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (0 credit point) requirements.

Part E. Elective study - First Year

The following text:

All students must complete 6 credit points (one unit) from the First Year engineering electives list below. If you do not need to undertake foundation skills units from Part A, you will have additional 12 credit points to complete in the Common First Year from the engineering electives list below or as free electives or as part of a non-engineering minor in a discipline that is approved by the Faculty of Engineering. Depending on whether you need to undertake one or both foundation skills units, you may have 6 or no credit points left for elective units. NOTE: Only one of CHM1011 and CHM1051 can be taken as a First Year engineering elective. NOTE: If you complete a First Year engineering elective that happens to also be a core unit in your chosen specialisation, you must replace the core with another unit at the same level or higher from the specialisation technical electives list.

Replaces:

You must complete either 6, 12 or 18 credit points of First Year electives, depending on whether you need to undertake any foundation skills units from Part A. One 6-point unit must be from the available First Year electives list below. If you are not required to complete any foundation skills unit, you complete the remaining 6 or 12 credit points from the list below or, with permission from your course adviser, from across the University, including a minor approved by the Faculty of Engineering. NOTE: Only one of CHM1011 and CHM1051 can be taken as a First Year elective. You must not exceed 60 credit points of level 1 units.

E3002 - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Arts, E3004 - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Biomedical Science, E3005 - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce, E3007 - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Science, E3009 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Architectural Design, E3011 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Information Technology, E3012 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Design

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Engineering specialisation knowledge, application and professional practice

The following text was added:

You must also satisfy the ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (0 credit point) requirements.

Part E. Elective study - First Year

The following text:

You must complete 6 credit points (one unit) from the First Year engineering electives list below unless you are required to complete one of the foundation units PHS1001 and ENG1090. If you have to complete both foundation units, you will need to overload by one unit in your Year 1 or Year 2 study and increase the double degree's total credit points by 6 credit points. Please refer to your course progression map for guidance. NOTE: If you complete a First Year engineering elective that happens to also be a core unit in your chosen specialisation, you must replace the core with another unit at the same level or higher from the specialisation technical electives list.

Replaces:

If you are not required to complete both foundation units PHS1001 and ENG1090, you will have 6 points of First Year engineering elective from the following available on your campus of enrolment to complete. If you are required to complete both foundation units, you will have no credit points available for elective. Instead, the total credit points needed for the double degree will increase by 6 points, therefore requiring an overload by one unit in your First or Second Year of study. Please refer to your course progression map for guidance.

E3008 - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science

Requirements

Part A. Engineering fundamentals and foundational skills

Engineering fundamentals (12 credit points)

ENG1014 Engineering numerical analysis replaces ENG1060 Computing for engineers

Part B. Engineering design (18 credit points)

The following units:

  • ENG1011 Engineering methods
  • ENG1012 Engineering design
  • ENG1013 Engineering smart systems

Replace:

  • ENG1001 - Engineering design: Lighter, faster, stronger
  • ENG1002 - Engineering design: Cleaner, safer, smarter
  • ENG1003 - Engineering mobile apps

Parts C. and D. Chemical engineering specialisation knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following text was added:

You must satisfy the ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (0 credit point) requirements.

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B
  • CHE4322 Advanced biochemical engineering

Replace:

  • CHE4181 Chemical engineering project A
  • CHE4182 Chemical engineering project B
  • CHE4171 Biochemical engineering

Part E. Elective study - First Year

The following text:

You must complete 6 credit points (one unit) from the First Year engineering electives list below. If you do not need to undertake foundation skills units from Part A, you will have additional 12 credit points to complete in the Common First Year from the engineering electives list below or as free electives or as part of a non-engineering minor in a discipline that is approved by the Faculty of Engineering. Depending on whether you need to undertake one or both foundation skills units, you may have 6 or no credit points left for elective units. NOTE: Only one of CHM1011 and CHM1051 can be taken as a First Year engineering elective. NOTE: If you complete a First Year engineering elective that happens to also be a core unit in your chosen specialisation, you must replace the core with another unit at the same level or higher from the specialisation technical electives list.

Replaces:

You must complete either 6, 12 or 18 credit points of First Year electives, depending on whether you need to undertake any foundation skills units from Part A. One 6-point unit must be from the available First Year electives list below. If you are not required to complete any foundation skills unit, you complete the remaining 6 or 12 credit points from the list below or, with permission from your course adviser, from across the University, including a minor approved by the Faculty of Engineering. NOTE: Only one of CHM1011 and CHM1051 can be taken as a First Year elective. You must not exceed 60 credit points of level 1 units.

E3010 - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Computer Science

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Engineering specialisation knowledge, application and professional practice

The following text was added:

You must also satisfy the ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (0 credit point) requirements.

Core electrical and computer systems engineering units (96 credit points)

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B
  • ECE4191 Engineering integrated design

Replace:

  • ECE4094 Project A
  • ECE4095 Project B
  • ECE3091 Engineering design

Part E. Elective study - First Year

The following text:

All students must complete 6 credit points (one unit) from the First Year engineering electives list below. If you do not need to undertake foundation skills units from Part A, you will have additional 12 credit points to complete in the Common First Year from the engineering electives list below or as free electives or as part of a non-engineering minor in a discipline that is approved by the Faculty of Engineering. Depending on whether you need to undertake one or both foundation skills units, you may have 6 or no credit points left for elective units. NOTE: Only one of CHM1011 and CHM1051 can be taken as a First Year engineering elective. NOTE: If you complete a First Year engineering elective that happens to also be a core unit in your chosen specialisation, you must replace the core with another unit at the same level or higher from the specialisation technical electives list.

Replaces:

You must complete either 6, 12 or 18 credit points of First Year electives, depending on whether you need to undertake any foundation skills units from Part A. One 6-point unit must be from the available First Year electives list below. If you are not required to complete any foundation skills unit, you complete the remaining 6 or 12 credit points from the list below or, with permission from your course adviser, from across the University, including a minor approved by the Faculty of Engineering. NOTE: Only one of CHM1011 and CHM1051 can be taken as a First Year elective. You must not exceed 60 credit points of level 1 units.

M2017 - Bachelor of Radiation Sciences

Requirements

Part B. Specialisation units

Radiation Sciences (54 credit points)

The following requirements:

You must complete the following units:

  • RAD2007 Medical Radiation Science: Professional skills 2
  • RTS4101 Radiation therapy science 1
  • RTS4103 Radiation therapy science 3
  • FIT1052 Digital futures: IT shaping society
  • PBH2001 Foundations of epidemiology
  • HSC1400 The Australian Health Care System

Plus one of the following units:

  • RTS4104 Radiation therapy principles and practice 1
  • OCC3041 Skills for evidence based practice 2
  • OCC3061 Health promotion in occupational therapy

Plus one of the following units:

  • FIT3180 Data management for health informatics
  • BMS1042 Public health and preventive medicine
  • PBH3012 Translating research into practice

Plus one of the following units:

  • RTS4105 Radiation therapy principles and practice 2
  • FOR3001 Principles of forensic medicine and science
  • AHC3001 Communication in health and disability

Replace:

You must complete 54 credit points from the following units and FIT3180 or BMS1042.

  • RAD2007 Medical Radiation Science: Professional skills 2
  • RTS4101 Radiation therapy science 1
  • RTS4103 Radiation therapy science 3
  • RTS4104 Radiation therapy principles and practice 1
  • RTS4105 Radiation therapy principles and practice 2
  • FIT1052 Digital futures: IT shaping society
  • PBH2001 Foundations of epidemiology
  • HSC1400 The Australian Health Care System
  • FIT3180 Data management for health informatics OR BMS1042 Public health and preventive medicine

Areas of study

AEROENG03 - Aerospace engineering

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Aerospace engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (0 credit point) requirements.

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B

Replace:

  • MEC4401 Final year project
  • MEC4402 Final year project - Thesis

BIOMDENG01 - Biomedical engineering

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Biomedical engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (0 credit point) requirements.

The following units:

  • ENG4105 Biomedical engineering integrated design
  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B

Replace:

  • MEC4407 Design project
  • TRC4000 Mechatronics final year project 1
  • TRC4001 Mechatronics final year project 2

Part E. Elective study - Biomedical engineering stream study

Biomedical devices stream

The following unit:

  • MTE3204 Biomaterials 1

Replaces:

  • MTE3601 Biomedical materials

CHEMENG03 - Chemical engineering

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Chemical engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the requirements of ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (if you are studying in Clayton campus) or ENG0002 Engineering industrial training (if you are studying in Malaysia campus) (0 credit point).

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B

Replace:

  • CHE4181 Chemical engineering project A
  • CHE4182 Chemical engineering project B

The following optional industry project units and text:

Optional integrated industrial project - CHE4164 and CHE4165 (12 credit points)

  • CHE4164 Integrated industrial project 1
  • CHE4165 Integrated industrial project 2

CHE4164 and CHE4165 units combine to provide a year-long industry experience project only for select students in their final year. The units are in place of the two core final year project units ENG4701 and ENG4702.

Replace the following optional industry project unit and text::

Optional unit - CHE4164 Integrated industrial project (18 credit points)

  • CHE4164 Integrated industrial project

CHE4164 is an industry experience project only for select students in the first semester of their final year. Depending on placement location, you may have to overload a semester or extend an additional semester in order to complete the course. The unit is in place of three core units: CHE4161, ENG4701 and ENG4702.

Important information for studying E3008 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science

The following text and unit:

If you are studying this double degree, you must complete CHE4322 in place of CHM1011/CHM1051 in Part C.

  • CHE4322 Advanced biochemical engineering

Replaces:

If you are studying this double degree, you must complete CHE4171 in place of CHM1011/CHM1051 in Parts C and D.

  • CHE4171 Biochemical engineering

CIVILENG01 - Civil engineering

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Civil engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the requirements of ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (if studying in Clayton campus) or ENG0002 Engineering industrial training (if studying in Malaysia campus) (0 credit point).

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B
  • CIV3283 Road engineering

Replace:

  • CIV4210 Project A
  • CIV3204 Engineering investigation
  • CIV4287 Road engineering

ECSYSENG03 - Electrical and computer systems engineering

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Electrical and computer systems engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the requirements of ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (if studying in Clayton campus) or ENG0002 Engineering industrial training (if studying in Malaysia campus) (0 credit point).

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B
  • ECE4191 Engineering integrated design

Replace:

  • ECE4094 Project A
  • ECE4095 Project B
  • ECE3091 Engineering design

ENVIRENG02 - Environmental engineering

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Environmental engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (0 credit point) requirements.

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B

Replace:

  • CIV4210 Project A
  • one level 4 unit from the environmental engineering technical electives list

MATSENG04 - Materials engineering

Requirements

Parts C and D. Materials engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must also satisfy the ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (0 credit point) requirements.

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B

Replace:

  • MTE4525 Project 1
  • MTE4526 Project 2

MECHENG01 - Mechanical engineering

Requirements

Parts C and D. Mechanical engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the requirements of ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (if studying in Clayton campus) or ENG0002 Engineering industrial training (if studying in Malaysia campus) (0 credit point).

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B

Replace:

  • MEC4401 Final year project
  • MEC4402 Final year project - Thesis

ROBMCTRN01 - Robotics and mechatronics engineering

Requirements

Parts C, D. Robotics and mechatronics engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the requirements of ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (if studying in Clayton campus) or ENG0002 Engineering industrial training (if studying in Malaysia campus) (0 credit point).

The following units:

  • ENG4701 Final year project A
  • ENG4702 Final year project B

Replace:

  • TRC4000 Robotics and mechatronics final year project 1
    TRC4001 Robotics and mechatronics final year project 2

Artificial intelligence stream (24 credit points)

The following unit:

  • ECE4191 Engineering integrated design

Replaces:

  • ECE3091 Engineering design

SFTWRENG01 - Software engineering

Requirements

Parts C. and D. Software engineering knowledge, application and professional practice (108 credit points)

The following note was added:

You must satisfy the requirements of ENG0001 Engineering continuous professional development (if studying in Clayton campus) or ENG0002 Engineering industrial training (if studying in Malaysia campus) (0 credit point).

SUSENMNR02 - Sustainable engineering

Requirements

The following requirements were added:

Students in Chemical Engineering specialisation complete the following units (24 credit points)

  • CHE3163 Sustainable processing 1
  • MTE4593 Materials and sustainability
  • ENE4042 Environmental impact and risk assessment
  • CHE4173 Sustainable processing 2

Units

LAW5350 - Principles of taxation

Learning outcomes

Trimester 1:

On successful completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  1. understand the fundamental policies and concepts that underpin the Australian federal taxation system;
  2. understand the operation of a number of important taxation provisions and regimes;
  3. calculate income tax, goods and services tax and other tax liabilities;
  4. identify, research and synthesise legal and policy issues relating to taxation law;
  5. articulate key concepts concerning the operation of the tax system and evaluate these concepts within a theoretical and practical framework;
  6. appreciate the important role and impact of taxation law in structuring common commercial transactions;
  7. engage in critical analysis and make reasoned and appropriate choices concerning alternative tax outcomes of common commercial transactions;
  8. apply interpretive techniques to synthesize legal principles from judicial decisions and apply statutory interpretation principles to determine the meaning of complex taxation legislation;
  9. exercise advanced and integrated professional judgment to evaluate practical considerations arising under the taxation law; and
  10. communicate effectively and persuasively on aspects of taxation law.
Assessment

Trimester 1:

Class participation
Value %:10

Written assignment
2,250 words
Value %:30

Take-home Exam
Value %:60

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