Software engineers create, maintain and modify computer and software programs such as operating systems, communications software, utility programs and compilers. They design and develop many types of software including computer games, operating systems, network control systems, middleware and business applications to meet specific business needs. A major focus of this degree is on practical learning based on the use of modern hardware techniques and software technologies to design, construct, manufacture and manage systems and products. Completion of this stream as part of the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) will prepare you for a career in software engineering. Watch this video to find out more about Engineering at Macquarie. KEY FEATURES Macquarie is a great place to study engineering with a campus located in one of Australia's leading high-technology precincts, housing over 500 companies. Comprehensive, integrated four-year program prepares students to work as professional engineers. Final-year students complete a project in a software industry setting, or with one of our research groups. The Engineering Industry Partnership Program enables students to engage with our industry partners throughout their degree. The degree can be combined with the Bachelors of Science, Arts or Commerce by adding just one more year of study. ACCREDITATION Our Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) programs are regularly reviewed by Engineers Australia for accreditation. Graduates can expect that accredited engineering major qualifications will be recognised internationally. SUITABLE FOR Interested in pursuing a career in engineering? This degree will give you the skills to develop creative and practical solutions using technology.
|Institution Name||Macquarie University|
|Campus Location||North Ryde|
|Course Duration||5 years|
|Course University||Macquarie University|
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