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Diploma of Engineering

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Being able to talk to your teachers and your lecturers one on one was the best way for me to learn as an engineer.

Nadine Tessha Tau Garo,
Diploma of Engineering

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Duration

2 trimesters (8 months)
3 trimesters (12 months)

Intakes

Trimester 1, 2, 3

Location

Mt Gravatt
Gold Coast

Engineering overview

The Diploma of Engineering will teach you the key skills and central concepts of engineering, before you progress to the bachelor degree to specialise in your choice of engineering major.

Additional learning support is provided throughout your diploma in the form of Essential Mathematics Modules, to ensure you have the knowledge and skills critical to succeed in Engineering studies.

You will learn from internationally-experienced lecturers with strong industry experience. This ensures you receive industry-relevant foundational knowledge, practical experience and problem-solving skills that employers are seeking, both now and in the future.

Current Fees

Griffith College has an environment that enables the students to boost up their potential.

Zar Ali Abbas,
Diploma of Engineering

Where could this diploma take me?

With a Diploma of Engineering from Griffith College you could start your journey towards one of the careers below:

  • Civil engineering
  • Electrical and electronic engineering
  • Environmental engineering
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Software engineering

Sample program structure

Students who enter with an IELTS (or equivalent) < 6.0 will be required to undertake the free Language Development Modules as part of their program.

First trimester

CME100 Core Maths Skills*
1004GRC Computing & Programming
1020QBT Academic & Professional Skills Develop for Science & Technology

Second trimester

1011SCG Mathematics 1A
1018ENG Engineering Science
1007ENG Engineering Fundamentals

Third trimester

1012SCG Mathematics 1B
1502ENG Engineering Materials
1501ENG - Engineering Mechanics^ OR 1301ENG Electric Circuits^

1501ENG – Engineering Mechanics

 

1301ENG Electric Circuits

Find out more: Current program structure

* Students who demonstrate success in the compulsory Mathematics Diagnostic Quiz prior to commencing their study may be exempt from completing Essential Mathematics and hence potentially reduce the duration of their diploma program.

^ Electric Circuits is required for students going into the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Software, Electronic, Electrical and Electronic and Energy majors. Engineering mechanics is required for students going into the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Civil, Environmental and Mechanical majors.


Pathways to a Griffith University Engineering Degree

Domestic students
International students

Duration

2 trimesters (8 months)
3 trimesters (12 months)

Intakes

Trimester 1, 2, 3

Location

Mt Gravatt
Gold Coast
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