Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

The Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program is designed for students with interests in learning to address humanity’s issues and challenges through the development and deployment of technical solutions.

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

Duration

Full Time: 3 Years (Available part-time)

Next Start Date

12 March 2024

Closing Date

12/2/2024

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Domestic Student Fees
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Indicative annual fee from $11,885

Additional Information

Program Code: 2786

CRICOS Code: 2786

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As a graduate of this program you are eligible to apply to register with the Australian Music Therapy Association (AMTA), which qualifies you to practice professionally in Australia as a Registered Music Therapist (RMT).

Learn how our Master of Creative Music Therapy alumni are taking what they've gained from Western and making an impact in the world.

Sydney-Rella Pihema (RMT), MCMT Graduate 2020

As a Registered Music Therapist (RMT), Sydney works with a broad population ranging from babies and young children in early intervention, children and adults with disabilities, and elderly in the aged care sector. "I thrive in witnessing the transformative power music has to empower individuals to meet their individual goals in a fun and motivating way, and greatly appreciate the Master of Creative Music Therapy which prepared me for this work."

Imtiaz Chowdhury (RMT), MCMT Graduate 2021

As a Registered Music Therapist, and Director of a thriving therapy practice in Western Sydney, Imtiaz says – ’I am deeply grateful to Western Sydney University for setting me on a path to assist individuals with diverse needs.’ Inspired by this journey, he actively advocates for mental health and disability awareness, sharing his experiences to reduce stigma and promote resilience within the community.

Mark Flemming (RMT), MCMT Graduate 2017

As a Registered Music Therapist and business owner, Mark employs a number of Music Therapists throughout the Sydney area, specialising in Aged Care and Palliative Care.  A vocalist, guitarist and pianist, Mark graduated from a Bachelor of Music at Western Sydney University and through the Masters of Creative Music Therapy course, took his musical skills and turned them into a career helping and supporting others.

What you can expect to study

The program structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the subjects you will be studying.

Career Opportunities

Emerge from the Master of Creative Music Therapy with the skills you need to be a Registered Music Therapist (RMT) and work in your chosen fields, including:

  • Mental healthcare services
  • Community health services
  • Disability services
  • Rehabilitation services
  • Early childhood services
  • Family services
  • Aged care services
  • With NDIS clients
  • Supervision of therapists
  • Research & education sectors
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Alumni

"The MCMT program was the perfect choice for me to train in a new field. The faculty provided a supportive and well-balanced course that prepared me to graduate career-ready. The MCMT was the best thing I ever did."

— Sarah Grey (Dean's Medal Recipient 2023)

"This degree has equipped me with the essential therapeutic knowledge, hands-on experience, and qualifications needed for pursuing a fulfilling career in allied health setting."

— Winnie Choy (Dean's Medal Recipient 2023)

"With an exceptional faculty of Australia’s leading academics in the field, this degree beautifully balances music skill development with the foundation of current research, therapeutic techniques and approaches."

— Courtney Severini (Dean's Medal Recipient 2023)

B Psychological and Social Sciences

Entry requirements for domestic students

Please consult the handbook for more information regarding entry requirements for this course.

You can read more about special requirements here.

B Psychological and Social Sciences

Entry requirements for international students

**Please note, if this course lists a part-time option, this is not available to International Students on a Student Visa.

Please consult the handbook for more information regarding entry requirements for this course.

You can read more about international academic entry requirements here.

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Apply as a Domestic Student

If you are a domestic student, you can apply through our Western Application system which is free of charge.

Domestic students are:

  • Australian Citizens
  • New Zealand Citizens
  • Australian permanent residents
  • Australian permanent humanitarian visa holders

Scholarships

Western Sydney University recognises and rewards students who demonstrate community engagement, outstanding academic ability and superior leadership skills. Donor-funded scholarships are also available, providing support for students based on both academic achievements and equity considerations. There are also scholarships available for specific degrees. 

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Apply as an International Student

If you are an international student, you can apply for free through our international student application system or through an agent representative.

International students are:

  • Not an Australian citizen;
  • Not a New Zealand citizen; and
  • Not a permanent resident of Australia.

Admission to Western Sydney University is on the basis of meeting minimum academic and English language requirements. For more information about tuition fees and other costs, visit the Fees and Costs page.

Scholarships

When you apply to Western, you’re automatically assessed for a Scholarship, no additional application required! We’re offering multi-year scholarships (for up to 3 years) valued at $6,000 or $3,000 and even 50% off tuition fees. Scholarships are awarded on academic merit.

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Want to know more?

We're here to provide clarity.

If you're uncertain about your study journey, enquire about our program today and gain the confidence to move forward.

Australian students
1300 897 669

International students
+61 2 9852 5499

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OTHER STUDY OPTIONS

Bachelor of Music

Full Time: 3 Years (Available Part Time)*

Bachelor of Music / Bachelor of Creative Industries

Full Time: 4 Years (Available Part Time)*

Bachelor of Creative Industries

Full Time: 3 Years (Available Part Time)*

Master of Arts in Literature and Creative Writing

Full Time: 1.5 Years (Available Part Time)*

The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the program (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their program based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their program past the normal finish date of the program will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its programs between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of programs for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.