Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 2, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours of lectures, 24 hours of project work |
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Both of the following subjects
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit
CoordinatorProf Kenong Xia
This subject focuses on advanced materials and their engineering applications. Selected metallic, ceramic and polymer materials and their composites are analysed in the context of particular applications. Wherever possible, the topics will be reinforced by introducing the latest development in research.
At the conclusion of this subject students should be able to -
Two project reports (50% each) of up to 3,500 words each, in addition to supporting material such as figures and tables, to be submitted at the end of semester.
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A diverse range of reference books will be recommended at the beginning of the semester.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
• Ability to apply knowledge of science and engineering fundamentals
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering) |
B-ENG Mechanical Engineering stream |
Master of Engineering (Mechanical)
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