BASc in Civil Engineering


Co-operative education is available with this program.

Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2015-2016 calendars for the previous requirements.

Compulsory first-year courses:
CHM1311 Principles of Chemistry 3
CVG1107 Civil Engineering Graphics and Seminars 3
ENG1112 Technical Report Writing 3
GNG1103 Engineering Design 3
GNG1105 Engineering Mechanics 3
GNG1106 Fundamentals of Engineering Computation 3
MAT1320 Calculus I 3
MAT1322 Calculus II 3
MAT1341 Introduction to Linear Algebra 3
PHY1122 Fundamentals of Physics II 3
3 course credits from:
ECO1192 Engineering Economics 3
GNG2101 Introduction to product development and management for engineers and computer scientists 3
Compulsory second-year courses:
CVG2107 Geotechnical Materials and Processes 3
CVG2116 Introduction to Fluid Mechanics 3
CVG2132 Fundamentals of Environmental Engineering 3
CVG2140 Mechanics of Materials I 3
CVG2141 Civil Engineering Materials 3
CVG2149 Civil Engineering Mechanics 3
CVG2171 Surveying and Measurements 3
CVG2181 Numerical Modelling in Civil Engineering 3
MAT2322 Calculus III for Engineers 3
MAT2377 Probability and Statistics for Engineers 3
MAT2384 Ordinary Differential Equations and Numerical Methods 3
3 course credits from:
HIS2129 Technology, Society and Environment since 1800 3
PHI2394 Scientific Thought and Social Values 3
Compulsory third-year courses:
CVG3106 Soil Mechanics II 3
CVG3109 Soil Mechanics I 3
CVG3116 Hydraulics 3
CVG3120 Hydrology 3
CVG3132 Physical / Chemical Unit Operations of Water and Wastewater Treatment 3
CVG3140 Theory of Structures I 3
CVG3147 Structural Steel Design I 3
CVG3148 Reinforced Concrete Design I 3
3 course credits of science electives
Compulsory fourth-year courses:
CVG4001 Introduction à la conception en génie civil / Introduction to Civil Engineering Project 3
CVG4150 Highway and Transportation Engineering 3
CVG4175 Field Investigations and Environmental Impact Assessment of Civil Engineering Projects 3
CVG4907 Projet de conception en génie civil Civil / Engineering Design Project 3
GNG4170 Engineering Law 3
9 course credits of technical electives in geotechnical and /or structural engineering
9 course credits of techical electives in environmental and /or water resources engineering
3 course credits of complementary studies elective
List of Optional Courses
List of Optional Courses
Geotechnical electives:
CVG4108 Geotechnical Design1 3
CVG4184 Special Topics in Geotechnical Engineering2 3
GEO4301 Selected Topics in Earth Sciences3 3
MCG4102 Finite Element Analysis3 3
Structural electives:
CVG4142 Structural Dynamics2 3
CVG4143 Structural Steel Design II 3
CVG4145 Reinforced Concrete Design II 3
CVG4146 Structural Design in Timber 3
CVG4148 Theory of Structures II3 3
CVG4173 Construction Management3 3
CVG4181 Special Topics in Structural Engineering2 3
MCG4102 Finite Element Analysis3 3
Water resources electives:
CVG4110 Hydraulics of Open Channels 3
CVG4113 Hydraulics of Water Supply and Sewer Systems4 3
CVG4122 Groundwater and Seepage 3
CVG4186 Special Topics in Water Resources Engineering2 3
GEO3342 Introduction to Hydrogeology2 3
GEO4301 Selected Topics in Earth Sciences2 3
MCG4102 Finite Element Analysis2 3
Environmental engineering electives:
CHG4301 Air Pollution Control Processes2 3
CHG4302 Environmental Biotechnology2 3
CHG4385 Adsorption Separations for Environmental Applications2 3
CVG4130 Advanced Environmental Engineering4 3
CVG4133 Solid Waste Management4 3
CVG4188 Special Topics in Environmental Engineering2 3
GEO4301 Selected Topics in Earth Sciences2 3
Other elective:
CVG4180 Special Directed Studies5 3
CVG4260 Thesis5 6
1Except for structural and geotechnical option
2Except for engineering management and entrepreneurship option
3Except for engineering management and entrepreneurship option and structural and geotechnical option
4Except for environmental and water resources option
5Permission from Associate Chair is required