Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Environmental Engineering Program By University of Wollongong |Top Universities

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Environmental Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - Environmental Engineering

University of Wollongong

Northfields Ave, Wollongong, AU, Wollongong, Australia
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  • Degree BEng
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months

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The key priority for Environmental engineers is a concern for the environment and how it interacts with people and projects. Their work involves developing engineering solutions to environmental problems that impact our land, water and air quality, with an aim for sustainable development. Environmental engineering embraces broad environmental concerns, including water quality and supply, groundwater protection and remediation, wastewater treatment, indoor and outdoor air pollution, solid and hazardous waste disposal, supply of safe drinking water, cleaning contaminated sites, preserving sensitive wetlands, and prevention of pollution through product and process design. You will study a common first year allowing you to learn more about engineering and its different fields before deciding which discipline to study. The common first year provides you with sound fundamentals in mathematics, statistics, physics, chemistry, computing, engineering science and communication, mechanics, materials and fluids. You then focus on your chosen major study from second year. Your degree includes a 12-week hands-on industry placement. You may gain credit for relevant work experience, either in Australia or overseas, by participating in our Professional Options Program.