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Overview

Materials Science/Engineering is a broad-ranging discipline which applies the principles of Science and Engineering to the development of metallic, ceramic and polymeric materials and to their manufacture into goods and their subsequent performance. It is founded on the relationship between structure and properties, an understanding of which permits materials to be engineered to specific end use requirements.
Study Level

Undergraduate

Minimum Units of Credit

78

Specialisation Type

Major

Specialisation Structure

Students must complete 78 UOC.

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Additional Information

Honours

For information about Honours in Materials Science see the following links or contact the School of Materials Science and Engineering:

Students in Science, Science and Business, Science (International), or an associated Dual Degree:

  • Materials Science Honours stream (Science)

Students in Advanced Science or an associated Dual Degree:

  • Materials Science Honours stream (Advanced Science)

Pre-2019 Handbook Editions

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