Theory and practical skills are building blocks of infrastructure.
We believe a construction education shouldn’t stop at building: It should provide a comprehensive understanding of design, improvement and management. That’s why we offer construction courses at Swinburne.
Construction courses are an opportunity to explore a future in building and civil structures. We provide a comprehensive understanding of design, building, improvement and management within this field: It’s just a matter of choosing the course that suits the future you can picture. No matter what direction you choose, a specialisation in construction offers a foundation based in theory and practical expertise. It’s our way of preparing you for a career in building and managing infrastructure projects.
By the time you graduate, you’ll have the confidence and skills you need to apply your knowledge to the workplace. Future careers can be found in construction and beyond.
The Swinburne Advantage
We turn knowing into know-how.
We believe an undergraduate education must be about more than knowledge. In today’s competitive job market, it must be about true job readiness.
Work Integrated Learning allows you to gain professional experience as part of your studies at Swinburne. It’s just a matter of choosing the opportunity that suits your future.
Choose from professional degrees, professional placements, professional internships, industry-linked projects, industry study tours and accreditation placements. There are also a range of other opportunities you can create.
You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence in knowing you have what it takes to land a job in your field by graduation.
We think it’s an approach that makes the adventure worth taking. See for yourself.
The Swinburne Advantage. Available to all new undergraduates.
Break new ground in the Smart Structures Laboratory
Located in Swinburne's Advanced Technologies Centre, the $15 million Smart Structures Laboratory houses next generation large-scale equipment for experiments, including the Multi-Axis Substructure Testing system.