University of Technology Sydney

C11266v1 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: Shanghai, China

Notes

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

This course is offered through the Sydney Institute of Language and Commerce, Shanghai University.


Overview
Career options
Course intended learning outcomes
Admission requirements
Course duration and attendance
Course structure
Course completion requirements
Course program
Articulation with UTS courses
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.

Course intended learning outcomes

A.1 Historically and Culturally Informed about Indigenous Knowledge Systems: FEIT graduates are culturally and historically informed, with awareness of ethical practices when working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
B.1 Socially Responsible: Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management graduates define performance requirements and parameters.
C.1 Design Oriented: Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management graduates apply problem solving methods to propose or review management solutions and implementation. They exercise judgement to reflect upon solutions.
D.1 Technically Proficient: Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management graduates apply and evaluate information, concepts and theories in a Management area of practice. plan and review solutions.
E.1 Collaborative and Communicative: Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management graduates communicate and collaborate with team members.
F.1 Reflective: Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management graduates seek and provide constructive reviews of personal and team members skills.

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 no more than 25 per cent of subjects failed.

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
CBK91260 Options (Engineering Management Shanghai) 18cp
Total 24cp

Course program

A typical part-time program is shown below.

Autumn commencing, part time
Year 1
Autumn session
42908 Engineering Project Preparation   6cp
Select 6 credit points from the following:   6cp
CBK91260 Options (Engineering Management Shanghai) 18cp  
Spring session
Select 12 credit points from the following:   12cp
CBK91260 Options (Engineering Management Shanghai) 18cp  

Articulation with UTS courses

This course is part of an articulated program comprising the Graduate Certificate in Engineering Management and the Master of Engineering Management (C04283).

Other information

Application information is available from:

SILC Business School, Shanghai University
email silcgraduate@oa.shu.edu.cn