Southern Cross University

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mechanical Engineering)

Southern Cross University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 01241G

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) with a specialisation in Mechanical Engineering equips students with the relevant skills and knowledge to provide a range of professional mechanical engineering services in regional, national and international environments. The course prepares graduates for work involving the design of machinery, water supply, vibration, acoustics and noise control, robotics, heat transfer and refrigeration, energy technology, consumer product design, pollution control, and production planning. The course is structured around 16 key competencies identified by Engineers Australia as being essential to the graduating engineer. These competencies are broadly grouped into: knowledge and skills, application, personal and professional skills.


32 units equivalent. 60-day internship.


  • Mechanical engineering - Applied mechanics, Fluid mechanics, Thermodynamics, Dynamics, Heat transfer, Manufacturing and Materials

Standard entry requirements

Year 12 or equivalent


Engineers Australia is the professional body representing engineering in Australia. Southern Cross University has provisional accreditation for the degree from Engineers Australia.

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