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C11240v1 Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management

Award(s): Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management (GradCertEM)
Commonwealth supported place?: No
Load credit points: 24
Course EFTSL: 0.5
Location: Hong Kong

Notes

This course is only offered offshore. It is available in Hong Kong. The language of tuition is Modern Standard Chinese.

This course is offered through the Hong Kong Management Association.


Overview
Career options
Admission requirements
Pathway course
Course duration and attendance
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Course program
Other information

Overview

This course is designed to provide management knowledge which can be tailored to fit students' needs. It is designed to provide practising engineers with extended knowledge beyond their first degree and to update knowledge and skills in recent advances in engineering, technology and business practice. The subjects offered follow an integrated approach to professional practice through a choice of professional engineering subjects and an elective.

Many working engineers and technologists do not have the time to commit to a master's course. However, the demand for management knowledge among engineers is increasing.

Career options

Knowledge and skills in technical management gained from completing this course can assist practising professionals to understand management jargon and practices and gain advantage in applying for engineering management positions.

Admission requirements

Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.

It is a requirement that the bachelor's degree was completed with a minimum weighted average mark of 60 and no more than 25 per cent of subjects failed.

Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.

Pathway course

This course is designed as a pathway for students who have not met the direct entry requirement for the Master of Engineering Management (C04276). Upon completion of this course, students can either graduate with the Graduate Certificate or can continue on to do the Masters; the subjects completed as part of Graduate Certificate are articulated into the Masters.

Course duration and attendance

This course is offered on a one-year, part-time basis.

The course is made up of subjects that provide students with flexibility. Classes are usually held in block mode (attend classes only two or three times during the session per subject).

Course structure

Students complete 24 credit points of study.

Course completion requirements

42908 Engineering Project Preparation 6cp
CBK91092 Options (Engineering Management) 18cp
Total 24cp

Course program

A typical part-time program is shown below.

Session 1, part time
42908 Engineering Project Preparation   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91092 Options (Engineering Management) 18cp  
Session 2, part time
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91092 Options (Engineering Management) 18cp  

Other information

Further information is available from:

Hong Kong Management Association
telephone +852 2774 8565
email mem_uts@hkma.org.hk