Architectural Engineering
Advanced Standing II
Architectural Engineering
Degree / Award Title
Bachelor of Engineering in Architectural Engineering
Offering Academic Unit
Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering
Normal Period of Study
2 years
Maximum Period of Study
5 years
Credit Units Required for Graduation
78 or 75 credit units
Note: The following curriculum information is subject to periodic review and changes.

GE Requirements (12 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2021/22

  Credit Units
University Requirements GE2410 English for Engineering 3
Distributional Requirements Take 1 course from any one of the three distributional areas:

Area 1: Arts and Humanities
Area 2: Study of Societies, Social and Business Organisations
Area 3: Science and Technology

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College-specified Courses Take any courses NOT within the Major requirements (including core courses and electives). 6

College / School Requirements (0 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2021/22

Not required.

Major Requirements (66 or 63 credit units)Catalogue Term : Semester A 2020/21

1. Core Courses (54 or 51 credit units)
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
CA1167 Engineering Communication3Waived (Subject to the approval by the Department)
CA2123Engineering Methods3
CA2169Environmental Engineering3
CA2418Green Building and Construction3
CA2507Industrial Training - Architectural Engineering3
CA2673Engineering Mechanics3
CA3122Engineering Analysis3
CA3168Building Information Modelling for Capital Projects3
CA3417Management for Construction3
CA3629Building and Fire Safety Control3
CA3712Electrical Services3
CA3722HVAC Engineering3
CA3732Fire Engineering and Piped Services3
CA3793System Modelling for Architectural Engineering3
CA4527Integrated Building Project Development (Architectural Engineering)3
CA4749Final Year Project6
CA4790Architectural Engineering Design Practice3

2. Electives (12 credit units)

Select FOUR from the following:
Course CodeCourse TitleCredit UnitsRemarks
CA4717Electrical Engineering Practices3
CA4718Power Electronics and Smart Lighting Controls3
CA4727Advanced HVAC Systems3
CA4728Smart Ventilation and Indoor Air Quality3
CA4737Fire Science and Modelling3*
CA4738Fire Engineering Approach3*

* This Major is accredited by The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE). Graduates are eligible for Scheme A Training in the following disciplines:

‧ Building Services Discipline
‧ Energy Discipline
‧ Fire Discipline for graduates who completed successfully CA4737 and CA4738. (Students should refer to the “Admission Requirements of the Fire Discipline” for the top-up requirements to be fulfiled.)