Maintenance and Reliability Engineering

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On Offer Yes
Award Master of Maintenance and Reliability Engineering
Accepting Applications Currently accepting applications for Semester 1, 2015
Program Coordinator Indra Gunawan (03 5122 6767)
Commences February and July
Program Outline

This program is designed for graduate engineers who are involved with asset management of industrial, public sector or defence systems.

Program Rules and Requirements

Core courses

MREGC5008 Maintenance and reliability engineering project


Electives

Students must complete seven elective courses from:

MREGC5001 Terotechnology and lifecycle costs
MREGC5002 Maintenance management
MREGC5003 Industrial techniques in maintenance management
MREGC5004 Asset management techniques
MREGC5005 Quantitative techniques for asset management
MREGC5006 Machine condition monitoring and fault diagnosis
MREGC5007 Risk engineering
MREGC5101 Basic quantitative skills (not required if MRE5005 is studied)
MREGC5102 Understanding reliability
MREGC5103 Advanced reliability
MREGC5104 Reliability applications a postgraduate management, computing or infrastructure management elective*

* Only for students articulating from 1753 Graduate Diploma in Engineering Maintenance Management.

Program Content

This program consists of one core course and seven elective courses.

Note: Students entering the masters program with a four-year degree in engineering, science, applied science or appropriate equivalent degrees will be eligible for a maximum of 60 points of credit upon entry.

Information Sessions
There are currently no information sessions scheduled.
School/Department

School of Applied Sciences and Engineering (Gippsland)

International Students This information may not apply to international students.
For further information contact:
International Student Programs
Tel: +61 3 5327 9018
Email: international@federation.edu.au
Web: http://federation.edu.au/international
DomesticDomestic students are students who are Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens or holders of an Australian permanent visa. Show InternationalInternational students are students who are not Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens or holders of an Australian permanent visa. International students must pay overseas/international fees.
FedUni Code GMR9
Mid year entry Yes
Objectives

Upon successful completion of this program it is expected that graduates will be able to:

- build and enhance the specialist skills needed to optimise the maintenance of industrial assets and to develop critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills in a multi-disciplinary engineering maintenance team

- encourage a cross-disciplinary and pro-active approach to the solution of maintenance problems

- increase the standard of professionalism in the maintenance industry

Duration

3 years part-time

Location

Online Learning: This program is delivered via Online Learning. You may be required to complete examinations either on-campus, or at an approved remote exam location in your region/ country, under supervision.

Application Method The application method varies depending on your circumstances, please visit our How to Apply page for further information.
Entry Requirements

Applicants should have a Bachelor of Engineering degree with honours, or have completed the Graduate Diploma in Engineering Maintenance Management with an average result of 65%.

In certain circumstances, applicants with a Bachelor of Engineering pass degree or other appropriate degree together with honours-equivalent work experience may be admitted.

Pathways/Alternate Entry

Credit for prior studies:

Students may articulate with full credit for all units successfully completed from the Graduate Certificate in Reliability Engineering or the Graduate Diploma in Engineering Maintenance Management. Students may be eligible for credit from other previous postgraduate studies. A maximum of 25 percent of the program requirements for other postgraduate level studies not considered for any award may be credited. Credit or exemptions will not be granted for undergraduate qualifications. Credit is assessed on an individual basis.

Students entering the Masters program with a four year honours degree in engineering or with a Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 3-5 years relevant work experience may be eligible for exemptions for a maximum of 60 credit points.

Indicative Fees Please visit www.federation.edu.au/fees to obtain further information regarding Indicative Program Fees.
2015 - Sample Program Structure
This Sample Program Structure is not to be used for enrolment purposes. Refer to information provided by your school for your individual program structure.

The indicative fees are for a non Commonwealth Supported Place. Please refer to our Schedule of Fees page for more information regarding Indicative Program fees.

General Credit Points Tuition Fee

Year 1 Semester 1
MREGC5001 Terotechnology And Life Cycle Costs 15 $2,937.50
MREGC5002 Maintenance Management 15 $2,937.50

Year 1 Semester 2
MREGC5003 Industrial Techniques In Maintenance Management 15 $2,937.50
MREGC5004 Asset Management Techniques 15 $2,937.50

Year 2 Semester 1
MREGC5008 Maintenance And Reliability Engineering Project 15 $2,937.50
MREGC5005 Quantitative Techniques For Asset Management 15 $2,937.50

Year 2 Semester 2
MREGC5006 Machine Condition Monitoring And Fault Diagnosis 15 $2,937.50
MREGC5007 Risk Engineering 15 $2,937.50

Year 3 Semester 1
MREGC5101 Basic Quantitative Skills For Reliability Engineering 15 $2,937.50
MREGC5102 Understanding Reliability 15 $2,937.50

Year 3 Semester 2
MREGC5103 Advanced Reliability 15 $2,937.50
MREGC5104 Reliability Applications 15 $2,937.50

Indicative Totals:

180

$23,500

All courses listed in bold are core courses which must be undertaken as part of this program.
All courses listed in italics are electives - they are examples only, of some of the many courses available within the program.

Sample Program Structures are just one example of the many options available within your chosen Program.
Please contact the FedUni for further information on available options.
Show DomesticDomestic students are students who are Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens or holders of an Australian permanent visa. InternationalInternational students are students who are not Australian citizens, New Zealand citizens or holders of an Australian permanent visa. International students must pay overseas/international fees.
English Language Requirement

Undertaken within 24 months prior to your study commencement date and have achieved the following results:

IELTS
(International English Language Testing System - Academic)
Minimum overall test score required is 6.0.
The individual band scores required:
Reading 6.0
Listening 6.0
Writing 6.0
Speaking 6.0

CRICOS Program Code CRICOS code not applicable. International Students can only study this program via Online Learning, provided they remain outside Australia, or are in Australia on a non-student visa.
FedUni Code GMR9
Duration (International)

3 years part-time

Fee - Annual Fee 2015 25400
RPL and Credit Transfer International students wishing to apply for RPL and Credit Transfer are required to provide syllabus of previous study undertaken at time of applying for a program. Not all programs offer RPL and Credit Transfer. Contact the International Student Programs office at international@federation.edu.au
Objectives

Upon successful completion of this program it is expected that graduates will be able to:

- build and enhance the specialist skills needed to optimise the maintenance of industrial assets and to develop critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills in a multi-disciplinary engineering maintenance team

- encourage a cross-disciplinary and pro-active approach to the solution of maintenance problems

- increase the standard of professionalism in the maintenance industry

Teaching Location (International Students)

Online Learning: This program is delivered via Online Learning. You may be required to complete examinations either on-campus, or at an approved remote exam location in your region/ country, under supervision.

Application Method International students currently studying VCE in Victoria (Australia) are required to apply through VTAC. All other international students applying for undergraduate and postgraduate coursework degrees are required to apply through the Federation University Australia's International office. All international students applying for Higher Degrees by Research are required to apply through Research Services.
Entry Requirements - International International students must meet the following basic entry requirements (see below):
  • English language entry requirements
  • Academic entry requirements
  • Extra Requirements - Int

    Applicants should have a Bachelor of Engineering degree with honours, or have completed the Graduate Diploma in Engineering Maintenance Management with an average result of 65%.

    In certain circumstances, applicants with a Bachelor of Engineering pass degree or other appropriate degree together with honours-equivalent work experience may be admitted.

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