A student who has obtained this qualification will be competent to apply theoretical knowledge, practical experience and skills in Civil Engineering as a civil engineering technician, who forms part of the engineering team, by applying proven techniques to engineering activity, within standards and codes under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes.

Outcomes

Exit level outcomes:

The qualifying student must have:

  1. the ability to plan Civil Engineering systems, in accordance with the relevant codes of practice under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes.
  2. the ability to design Civil Engineering systems, in accordance with the relevant codes of practice, under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes.
  3. the ability to prepare and administer the documentation for Civil Engineering systems, in accordance with the relevant codes of practice under remote supervision, and under close supervision if operating outside standards and codes.
  4. the ability to build and maintain Civil Engineering systems under supervision.

Admission Requirements and Selection Criteria

  • A National Senior Certificate or an equivalent qualification of an equivalent standard.
  • Refer to Faculty Regulation EB3 for the minimum admission requirements for the Senior Certificate (until 2008) and the National Senior Certificate (from 2009).
  • N4 Certificate with a minimum pass of 70% in Mathematics and Engineering Science, and a pass in two languages.
  • N5 Certificate, with a minimum of 60% in Mathematics and Engineering Science.
  • Students who have passed suitable access programmes may be exempted from the minimum requirements.

Award of diploma

A National Diploma in the relevant field of study will be awarded to candidates after successful completion of all theoretical and experiential learning requirements.

Accommodation estimate: USD 2500 per year

Program taught in:
  • English (US)

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Last updated August 7, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Jan 2020
Duration
3 - 4 years
Full-time
Price
5,000 USD
Tuition estimate per year | Accommodation estimate: USD 2500 per year
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