ENGR101-23S1 (D) Semester One 2023 (Distance)

Foundations of Engineering

This occurrence is not offered in 2023

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023


This skills-based course will introduce students to the "engineering process". Through a series of lectures, exercises and projects, the students will gain experience in specific skills and activities that contribute to the engineering process. Examples include problem solving, technical sketching, team work and report writing. Additionally, the importance of sustainability, ethics and biculturalism in an engineering context will be introduced. Students will also gain a better understanding of the different engineering disciplines in regards to a career choice.

Course Coordinator

For further information see Chemical and Process Engineering Head of Department


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Final Exam 27% TBA - Exam period 12 - 24 June 2023
Major Design Project 17% Various deadlines throughout the project. Refer to LEARN page
Assignment 1: Technical Report on the Engineering Process 20 Mar 2023 10% Issued on 8 March 2023
Mid-semester Test 30 Mar 2023 26% 1.5 hours
Individual Design and Build 02 May 2023 15% Issued 31 March 2023
Engineering Sketching 26 May 2023 5% Issued 5 May 2023

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,030.00

International fee $5,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 10 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Chemical and Process Engineering .

All ENGR101 Occurrences

  • ENGR101-23S1 (D) Semester One 2023 (Distance) - Not Offered
  • ENGR101-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023