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C11241v1 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 English.

This course is offered through the Hong Kong Management Association.


Overview
Career options
Admission requirements
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.

The English proficiency requirement for international students or local applicants with international qualifications is: Academic IELTS: 6.5 overall with a writing score of 6.0; or TOEFL: paper based: 550-583 overall with TWE of 4.5, internet based: 79-93 overall with a writing score of 21; or AE5: Pass; or PTE: 58-64; or CAE: 176-184.

Eligibility for admission does not guarantee offer of a place.

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.

Typical program, Autumn commencing, part time
42908 Engineering Project Preparation   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91092 Options (Engineering Management) 18cp  
Typical program, Spring commencing, part time
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91092 Options (Engineering Management) 18cp  

Other information

For further information, or to apply, contact:

Ms Francine Ngai or Ms Karen Chan
Hong Kong Management Association
telephone +852 2774 8565
email mem_uts@hkma.org.hk