Entry into undergraduate courses (for example a bachelor degree) generally requires you to have completed a secondary school qualification equivalent to an Australian Year 12 certificate.
You will need to provide evidence that you have achieved one of the following levels of English language proficiency:
IELTS (Academic module): Overall score of 6.0 (no band less than 6.0)
TOEFL Internet: Overall score of 67. Section score no less than: Listening: 12, Speaking: 18, Reading: 15, Writing: 21
Pearson Test of English (PTE): Overall score of 50-57 (no section score less than 50)
University of Cambridge - Advanced (CAE): Overall score of 169. No individual band less than 169.
VU English - English for Academic Purposes (EAP) (Level 5): achieved.
Completion of an Australian Senior Secondary Certificate (VCE or equivalent) including Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or 20 in any other English (or equivalent).
Units 3 and 4 with a study score of 20 in Mathematics (any) (or equivalent).
Completion of an Australian Advanced Diploma or Diploma (or equivalent).
Always had an interest in building design? Launch your career as an architectural engineer with the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Architectural Engineering) at Victoria University.
Gain the expertise you need to integrate structural systems into architects’ plans, meeting project design, safety and environmental goals.
Our Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Architectural Engineering) covers the processes behind constructing safe buildings, with an emphasis on sustainable design. It also encompasses elements of other engineering disciplines, including mechanical, electrical and fire protection.
VU’s College of Engineering and Science follows a teaching method of problem-based learning. Our students learn to approach engineering problems independently, coming up with creative and practical solutions.
Our work placements and industry projects give you the practical experience needed to confidently begin your career. Students are required to complete 12 weeks of industry placement. You will graduate job-ready for a career providing useful, relevant engineering solutions.
There are only two accredited architectural engineering programs in Australia, so demand for our graduates is high.
Areas of study include:
architectural history and design of buildings
air conditioning, lighting and electrical power distribution
water supply and distribution
fire and life safety systems
sustainable building systems design
building structures and building construction technology.
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Architectural engineers work on new building projects and renovations of existing structures. They design the systems that make modern buildings safe and comfortable places to live and work.
With an increasing demand for sustainable building practices, demand for architectural engineers is high.
Graduates work closely with architects and can find careers within architecture, engineering and construction firms.
Job titles include:
building services engineer
OSHC: 530 ($) AUD per year