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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Summer Term, - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Seventeen hours of lectures, seven hours of tutorials, 14 hours of project work and 10 hours practice classes |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorMr S Saber Samandari
|Subject Overview:|| |
Students successfully completing this unit should have the ability to construct 2-D geometric models of 3-D objects and phenomena, communicate their descriptions in standard drafting format and read and understand drawings prepared in accordance with Australian Standards. They should be proficient in visualising 3-D objects and phenomena; in applying analytical and computer techniques in geometrical modelling; in graphic communication; have developed effective study skills and learning practices; and have had practice at oral and written communication of technical material.
Topics covered include projection systems, 3-D geometry principal and auxiliary views; sketching, computational geometry and computer graphics; and written technical communication and oral presentation.
|Assessment:||One 3-hour end of semester examination (50%). A 10-page project (35%); tutorial sessions (10%) for engineering graphics and oral presentations and assignments for other engineering communication skills (5%) due throughout the semester.|
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
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|Notes:||Students may only gain credit for one of 436-105 or 800-001 Engineering Systems Design 1|
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