Advanced Engineering 1 (ENGG1061)


Real engineering in first year! The course is designed to introduce Advanced engineering students to the essential generic engineering skills of communication, problem identification and solution, design, teamwork, and understanding of the social, cultural, global, ethical and environment responsibilities of the professional engineer. These skills are pursued through a real world Engineers Without Borders Challenge project in a developing country.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


Lectures, Tutorials


Through semester assessment (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


ATAR equivalent score of at least 98 and faculty permission

Assumed knowledge

Good performance in HSC Maths, Physics and Chemistry.



Additional Information

Enrolment by Dean's invitation for high achieving HSC students (ATAR equivalent score of 98 or higher).

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.