Engineering Computing

MG5001

This online course will enable you to develop an understanding of computing principles and their use in engineering practice.

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    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $801 NZ Domestic
    $2,046 NZ International
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Exam dates
    2024 Offerings
    Jun - 24 Sep 2024
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    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying

For more information watch the course introduction video below.

What you will learn

When you successfully complete this online course you will be able to:

  • Solve engineering problems using an engineering maths and analysis package
  • Develop a program to a specification by devising, coding and testing an algorithm to solve a specified problem
  • Use software packages, including spreadsheets, and/or discipline specific software to produce engineering solutions.

Assessment

Assessment for this course is:

  • 60% internally assessed
  • 40% examination. 

The examination will be in person, and you will need to bring a laptop (and charger) to the exam venue to do the exam.

For more information about exams, including a full list of exam times go to our exam page:

Textbooks

No textbooks are required for this course

Computer and internet requirements

To complete this course you will need access to a laptop or desktop computer, reliable broadband internet connection and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content, and writing and submitting online assessments.

If you are unsure if your current computer or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.

Work towards

You can do this course as part of these qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree

Course availability over the next 12 months

Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
2025
Jan
Feb
Mar

March enrolment dates

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29 Jun 2025
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  •  
    Level
    5
  •  
    Credits
    15
  •  
    Cost
    $801 NZ Domestic
    $2,046 NZ International
  •  
    EFTS
    0.125
  • Delivery type
    Online only
  • Teaching weeks 16 weeks
  • Workload Approximately 10 hours per week
  •  
    Exam dates
    2024 Offerings
    Jun - 24 Sep 2024
  •  
    Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying