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Unit of Study ENG92050 - Engineering for a Sustainable Future (2018)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 critically evaluate social, environmental and economic aspects of sustainable engineering projects
2 apply analytical/software tools for sustainable engineering practice as well as decision making processes
3 identify and utilise a range of sustainable technologies
4 formulate and integrate sustainable practices in engineering projects of today and the future.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. critically evaluate social, environmental and economic aspects of sustainable engineering projects
    • GA1:
  2. apply analytical/software tools for sustainable engineering practice as well as decision making processes
    • GA1:
    • GA4:
  3. identify and utilise a range of sustainable technologies
    • GA4:
  4. formulate and integrate sustainable practices in engineering projects of today and the future.
    • GA1:
    • GA3:
    • GA4:

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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.