Scientific Construction and Design

Course Code: 
Domain: Science
Length of Course: Trimester

Unit Information

Can you solve problems? Have you got good analytical skills? This course is designed to develop your critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

The material is focussed on the engineering requirements for bridges. It will incorporate foundation engineering principles and material analysis. This is a hands-on course that will see you designing, building and testing bridges out of various materials to investigate how different design principles impact bridge strength and usability.

Pathway Information




This course is further complimented by:

  • Intergrated Science (General)

Students undertaking this course may wish to consider tertiary studies in:

  • Engineering

This course suits direct workforce entry into the following:

  • Laboratory Worker
  • Machinist
  • Armed Forces

Additional Information

Estimated Charges: $50