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AY2018/2019 Intake

Academic Unit Requirement for Graduation
 

Under the Academic Unit System, each course is assigned a certain number of academic units (AU), typically 3 AU. AU is a measure of the student’s work-load associated with both class attendance and preparation.

The total number of AU required in both B.Eng. (CBE and BIE) programs to qualify for graduation is 140/141^ AU.

Breakdown of AU Requirement for the Programme
 

Students are to fulfil the specified AU requirement in the B.Eng. (CBE and BIE) programs, according to the broad groups of courses in the curriculum structure indicated below.​

 
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Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBE) Bioengineering (BIE)
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Single Degree (Single Major) Programmes

Programme

Year

of

Study

Number of Academic Units (AUs)

Major Requirements

General Education Requirement (GER)

Total

Bioengineering (PI@)

1

2

3

4

27/28^

27

23

16

9

3

5

3

3

3

3

3

 

 

3

6

3

3

 

 

Total

93/94^

9

14

9

15

140/141^

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering (PI@)

1

2

3

4

29

31

22

11

9

6

2

6

3

3

3

 

 

 

6

 

9

 

 

Total

93

9

14

9

15

140

^ For students who do not have “A” level Physics.  ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​

 
 
 

B.Eng. (Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering / Bioengineering) (ABP)

Academic Units (AU)

University Requirement

General Education Requirement: Core Courses (GER-Core)

·        Engineering Communication I (2 AU)

·        Engineering Communication II (2 AU)

·        Introduction to Sustainability: Multidisciplinary Approaches and Solutions (1 AU)

·        Ethics and Moral Reasoning (1 AU)

·        Enterprise and Innovation (1 AU)

·        Career Preparatory Course (1 AU)

·        Introduction to Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (3 AU)

·        Engineers & Society (3 AU)

14

General Education Requirement Elective (GER-Elective)

·        GER-Elective in Business Management (3 AU)

·        GER-Elective in Science, Technology & Society (3 AU)

·        GER-Elective in Liberal Arts (3 AU) 

9

Major Requirement

CBE / BIE Core

93/94^

Major Prescribed Electives (Major PE)

9

Unrestricted Electives

15

Total AU requirement

140/141^

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​^ For students who do not have “A” level Physics.  ​​​
 
 
 
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