Combined Bachelor’s of

Engineering (Honours) and Science 

In this combined degree, also known as a double degree, you will study an extended major from Engineering (Honours), and a major from Science.  You will graduate with both a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and a Bachelor of Science in just five years.   

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Quick details

Course code
CB004
CRICOS code
106083M
TISC code
TBA
Intake
February and July
Duration
5 years
Location
Perth
Minimum ATAR or equivalent
88 ATAR
Prerequisites
Mathematics Methods ATAR, or Mathematics units in your first year, and Chemistry ATAR, or a chemistry unit in your first year.

Related study areas

This course is currently available for domestic students only.

 

Why study this course?

This combined degree option allows you to pair your engineering degree with your passion for data and technology, environmental science, maths or physics - broadening your career options and giving you an edge in a rapidly changing workforce. In just five years, you can graduate as an industry-ready engineer with your Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) along with a Bachelor of Science with a major in computer science*, cybersecurity, data science, environmental science, mathematics and statistics, or physics.

The combination of majors in engineering and science will open a world of possible career paths, while broadening your knowledge, networks and horizons.

What will I learn?

A Science degree will complement your Engineering qualification by further developing your analytical, communication and problem-solving skills, and enhancing your employability with additional work integrated learning and real-world project experiences.

Course structure

You can combine one of the following extended majors from Engineering (Honours):

With one of the following Science majors:

You can also include minors and elective units in your degree. Learn more about what makes up your degree with Our Courses Explained.

*Software engineering major cannot be paired with Computer Science or Data Science majors

Study plan example

1ST YEAR SEM 1 Exd major Exd major Minor Major 2
SEM 2 Exd major Exd major Minor Major 2
2ND YEAR SEM 1 Exd major Exd major Minor Major 2
SEM 2 Exd major Exd major Minor Major 2
3RD YEAR SEM 1 Exd major Exd major Elective Major 2
SEM 2 Exd major Exd major Elective Major 2
4th YEAR SEM 1 Exd major Exd major Exd major Major 2
SEM 2 Exd major Exd major Exd major Major 2

Key    CyanExtended major    GreenSecond major    PurpleMinor     YellowElective    

Careers and employability

Students graduating with a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Science are well placed for the job market. Their comprehensive practical skills in Engineering as well as their strong background in science will open a world of possible career paths, while broadening their knowledge, networks and horizons.. 

Potential jobs

  • Engineer
  • Computer scientist
  • Data scientist or analyst
  • Environmental consultant
  • Conservationist
  • Software developer
  • Mathematician
  • Statistical analyst
  • Physicist

Fees and scholarships

Student contribution amounts are charged by unit. For a fee estimate, go to the Fee Calculator and select “I want to price my units”. Annual fees are subject to annual indexation.

Scholarships are available to students from a diverse range of backgrounds, including academic achievement, financial need, educational disadvantage, leadership and community service, artistic or sporting achievements, and being from a rural or remote area.

Domestic Students

Domestic students who are eligible for a Commonwealth-supported place can use the HECS-HELP loan scheme to pay their tuition fees.

Course credit points
240
Average annual fee - 2022
$TBA

Admission requirements

To be considered for this course you need to:

We offer a number of other pathways for you to gain entry into our undergraduate degrees if you do not meet the standard admission requirements. Find out the admissions pathways for School Leavers and Non-School Leavers.

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