Faculty of Engineering — Course registration restrictions

The list below identifies which Faculty of Engineering courses are available for open registration by any University of Victoria student who has the required prerequisites. Please note that not all courses are offered every term. The online timetable outlines the courses that are available in any given term. Some restrictions may apply. This list will change from time to time so please check regularly for updates.

(updated 2019 April 25th)

Biomedical Engineering — BME

  • All BME courses are restricted to students enrolled in the Biomedical Engineering program.

Civil Engineering — CIVE

  • All CIVE courses are restricted to students enrolled in the Civil Engineering program. Special requests may be considered; please contact the department directly.

Computer Science — CSC

  • All CSC courses are open to students from any program or faculty.

Electrical and Computer Engineering – ECE

  • ECE 216 in the summer term is open to students from the Faculty of Science when PHYS 216 is not offered.
  • ECE 260 and ECE 310 are open to students in the Computer Music program in Fine Arts or Computer Science.
  • Some ECE courses are open to BME, MECH and BSEng students as required in their respective programs.
  • All other ECE courses are restricted to CENG and ELEC students.

Engineering — ENGR

  • ENGR 240 is open to students in the Faculty of Engineering
  • Enrolment in all other ENGR courses is restricted to students in a Bachelor of Engineering or Bachelor of Software Engineering program.

Mechanical Engineering — MECH

  • MECH 295 is open to declared Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering students only.
  • MECH 458 is open to MECH, BME and ECE students only.
  • MECH courses included in the Biomedical Engineering program are open to declared BME and MECH students only.
  • All other MECH courses are restricted to students enrolled in Mechanical Engineering.

Software Engineering — SENG

  • SENG 360 is restricted to students with at least third year standing in Software Engineering or Computer Engineering or Computer Science.
  • SENG 460 is restricted to students with fourth year standing in the Faculty of Engineering.
  • SENG 499 is restricted to students with at least fourth year standing in Software Engineering.
  • Most SENG courses are open to students from other programs or faculties.