The programme aims to equip students with the necessary technical and professional knowledge and skills, initially at paraprofessional level, via the blending of theoretical knowledge and practical application, to enable them to pursue a career in the civil engineering and construction sector as technicians, assistant engineers, project coordinators, works supervisors or technical officers.
Upon completion of the programme, students should be able to :
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codes of conduct
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Graduates may proceed to study the BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering (top-up) degree programme offered by Birmingham City University in Hong Kong^.
^ Registration No. of Non-local Higher and Professional Education Courses: 252790
Local experienced practitioners in engineering with strong links to industry
Level 2 in 5 HKDSE subjects (including English and Chinese); or
Diploma Yi Jin, or
5 passes in HKCEE (including English and Chinese at level 2 or grade E) or equivalent plus 1 year of relevant working experience, or
Yi Jin Certificate plus 1 year of relevant working experience, or
Other acceptable equivalent qualifications (at QF level 3); or
Mature applicants aged 21 or above with a minimum of 3 years’ relevant working experience may be considered; and
Prior knowledge in Calculus is preferred for the course MATH5001EF/P Advanced Engineering Mathematics.
| Course Code & Title|| Lecture Hours || Exam Hours |
| ENGG4001EP Construction Materials|| 45|| -|
| ENGG4002EP Contract Administration & Measurement|| 45|| 3 |
| ENGG4003EP Structural Analysis|| 45|| 3 |
| ENGG4004EP Construction Management|| 45|| -|
| ENGG4005EP Engineering Geology and Soil Mechanics|| 45|| 3 |
| ENGG5001EP Reinforced Concrete Design|| 45|| 3 |
| ENGG5002EP Structural Steel Design|| 45|| 3 |
| MATH5001EP Advanced Engineering Mathematics|| 45|| 3 |
| Total|| 360|| 18|
Paid in 3 installments:
Installment 1: $11,600
Installment 2: $11,600
Installment 3: $23,200
'Installment 1' to be paid BEFORE programme commencement. 'Installment 2' to be paid in the 6th month, AFTER programme commencement. 'Installment 3' to be paid in the 12th month, AFTER programme commencement.
Students are required to have an overall pass in each course assessment. The passing mark is 50%.
A Professional Diploma in Civil Engineering will be issued by LiPACE to those who successfully complete the whole programme.