Computer Aided Engineering (Civil)

CVE20002 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn, Sarawak


  • One semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 58 hours face to face + Blended

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


Concurrent Pre-requisite (completed before or at same time)

CVE10002 Professional Engineering *
ENG10003 Engineering Mechanics
EAT10002 Engineering Mechanics
CVE20015 Digital Engineering Project

Aims and objectives

This unit of study aims to develop your skills and knowledge using computer tools including CAD, Civil3D, Microsoft Excel and SpaceGass.
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1. Generate civil engineering drawings to industry standards using CAD and Civil3D. (K2, K3, S1, A2)
2. Conduct engineering calculations using Microsoft Excel. (K2, K3, S1).
3. Analyse simple structural problems using SpaceGass. (K2, K3, S1).
Swinburne Engineering Competencies (A1-7, K1-6, S1-4): find out more about Engineering Skills and Competencies including the Engineers Australia Stage 1 Competencies.