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Engineering Discipline

Higher Diploma in Civil Engineering

Programme code EG114101

Semester 1:
  • Construction Drawing and Computer Aided Drafting
  • Construction Technology
  • Engineering Mathematics for Construction
  • Engineering Science for Construction A
  • Structural Mechanics
  • Introduction to Environmental Engineering
  • Industrial Training for Civil Engineering
  • Essential Workplace Communication: Effective Oral Interaction
  • Whole Person Development - Mindshift: Achieving Personal Growth & Effectiveness
  • IT Essentials - Smart Living
Semester 2:
  • Construction Contract and Administration
  • Material and Concrete Technology
  • Engineering Surveying
  • Fluid Mechanics for Civil Engineering
  • Soil Mechanics and Geology
  • Reinforced Concrete Design
  • Vocational Chinese Communication: Putonghua Conversation and Reports
  • Essential Workplace Communication: Digital Written Correspondence
  • Whole Person Development - Collaboration, Teamwork & Social Engagement
Semester 3:
  • Structural Analysis
  • Building Information Modelling for Construction
  • Sustainability and Engineering Profession
  • Further Mathematics for Construction
  • Professional Workplace Communication: Storytelling and Job Search
  • Enrichment Module B
Semester 4:
  • Construction Management
  • Project Implementation of BIM Technology
  • Geotechnical and Foundation Engineering
  • Steelwork Design
  • Elective Module (I)
  • Elective Module (II)
  • Enrichment Module A
  • Vocational Chinese Communication: Putonghua Presentations, Administrative and Technical Text Writing
  • Professional Workplace Communication: Pitching and Persuasive Presentation
  • Whole Person Development - Enhancing Competencies in the 21st Century Workplace
Students are required to study 2 out of the following 7 elective modules:
  • Advanced Civil Engineering Mathematics
  • Civil Engineering Hydraulics
  • Geotechnical Engineering Practice
  • Structures and Tall Buildings
  • Temporary Works
  • Highway and Transportation Engineering
  • Advanced Structural Analysis
Semester 5:
  • Structural Detailing
  • Industrial Attachment
  • Industry Based Student Project
  • Professional Workplace Communication: Proposal and Report Writing