Artificial Intelligence for Engineering

COS40007 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 48 hours face to face + Blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.


100 cp in BEng or BCompSc or related double degrees

Aims and objectives

The unit of study aims to provide engineers with the knowledge and skills required to design and implement artificial intelligence, machine learning techniques that can effectively solve complex engineering problems. It is important for engineering professionals to understand the Artificial intelligence concepts and techniques for building intelligent systems.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
Design, build and train datasets using machine learning algorithms to solve multidisciplinary engineering problems (A4, A5, A6, K1, K2, S1).
Demonstrate knowledge of a range of AI, machine learning and deep learning algorithms and their applications (A1, A2, A4, K3, K4, S2)
Assess, appraise and justify appropriate AI techniques to solve computational engineering problems (A3, K4, K5, K6, S2, S3).
Communicate effectively and succinctly through oral presentations and reports (A2, A6, A7, K6, S3, S4).