University of Sydney Handbooks - 2020 Archive

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Civil Engineering


A postgraduate major in Civil Engineering covers planning, designing and testing structures within the built environment.

It is concerned with all types of infrastructures including dams, bridges, pipelines, roads, towers and buildings.

Areas of study include steel/concrete structures, environmental geotechnics, advanced water resources management and numerical methods in engineering.

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