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Hanson Prize

Value

$1,000 + Certificate

Status

Open

Open.
Opens
01/01/2018
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Overview

The Prize recognises outstanding academic achievement in the area of construction materials, and was established in 1987 by Hanson Pty Ltd (formerly Pioneer Concrete NSW).

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for the Prize, the Recipient must:

  • Be enrolled in the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) Diploma in Professional Engineering Practice or Bachelor of Engineering Diploma in Engineering Practice (including combined degrees), and
  • Have a major in Civil Engineering or Civil and Environmental Engineering, and
  • Have successfully completed, at the first attempt, 48352 Construction Materials in the relevant academic year prior to the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology prize-giving event.

Selection process

  • The eligible student with the highest aggregate mark, at the first attempt, in 48352 Construction Materials in the Autumn session prior to the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology prize-giving event.
  • The eligible student with the highest final mark, at the first attempt, in 48352 Construction Materials in the Spring session prior to the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology prize-giving event.
  • In the event that two or more eligible students have the same highest aggregate mark in any session, the following criteria will be considered:
    • Highest performance in 48352 Construction Materials based on the overall aggregate mark (rounded to two decimal places) of the assessment tasks in the subject;
    • Highest performance in the assessment tasks in 48352 Construction Materials, based on the mark (rounded to two decimal places) of individual assessment tasks, counting back from the assessment task with the highest weighting to the assessment task with the lowest weighting;
    • Highest overall academic performance by WAM in the session in which the subject was completed;
    • Highest overall academic performance by WAM for the academic year in which the subject was completed.

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Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology
Email: FEIT@uts.edu.au