Maintenance and Reliability Engineering

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On Offer Yes
Award Master of Maintenance and Reliability Engineering
Accepting Applications Yes
Program Coordinator Indra Gunawan (03 5122 6767)
Commences February and July
Program Outline

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

Program Rules and Requirements

Core unit

MRE5008 Maintenance and reliability engineering project

Electives

Students must complete seven elective courses from:

MRE5001 Terotechnology and lifecycle costs
MRE5002 Maintenance management
MRE5003 Industrial techniques in maintenance management
MRE5004 Asset management techniques
MRE5005 Quantitative techniques for asset management
MRE5006 Machine condition monitoring and fault diagnosis
MRE5007 Risk engineering
MRE5101 Basic quantitative skills (not required if MRE5005 is studied)
MRE5102 Understanding reliability
MRE5103 Advanced reliability
MRE5104 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.

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 course 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

2 years part-time

Location

Online Learning

Application Method All applicants are required to complete the Direct Application for Admission form. To obtain a copy of this form, please visit www.federation.edu.au/apply
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 with an average of 65 per cent across all eight units.

A maximum of 25 per cent of course requirements for previous postgraduate level studies not considered for any awards may be credited for prior study. Credit or exemptions will not be granted for undergraduate qualifications. 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 24 points of credit.

Maximum credit allowed: 24 credit points.

Indicative Fees Please visit www.federation.edu.au/fees to obtain further information regarding Indicative Program Fees.
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 Not applicable. Program is only available by online distance learning to international students outside Australia.
FedUni Code GMR9
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 course 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

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.

    Further Information Contact Us:
    Tel: 1800 FED UNI (1800 333 864) Email: info@federation.edu.au

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    The commencement of all programs is subject to available funding and enrolment quotas.

    All information contained in this publication including the availability of programs and fees, is correct at the time of going to press as at the date above, however the University reserves the right to alter any program, procedure or fee. Students should check for any amendment prior to enrolment.

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    Information correct as at 03/Apr/2014
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