Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 36 hours lectures, 5 hours tutorials, 12 hours of practical workshops. |
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Not offered in 2013
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
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
As a result of satisfactorily participating in this subject, students should be able to undertake design tasks at an intermediate level, considering performance under uncertain system integrity due to fatigue and wear, and have the ability to design or select suitable ameliorating solutions. Students also will be able to modify manufacturing systems to improve their performance. Students will have the ability to design or select suitable productive systems that are used in companies.
• Design for fatigue: characteristics of fatigue fracture, two-dimensional (2-D) and three-dimensional (3-D) stress conditions
On completion of this subject students should be able to -
Two 2-hour end-of-semester examinations (55% : 20% for Unit-1, 35% for Unit-2)
Unit-1: One group project, not exceeding 6,000 words (excluding computations, tables, graphs, diagrams) per student (30%) due in week 10 of the semester. Interim reports and associated team management meetings will be assessed: Initial Appreciation, Strategic Information Network (SIN) flow chart, Progress Reports.
Budynas, R.G. and Nisbett, J.K, Shigley's Mechanical Engineering Design, McGraw-Hill, 2009/2011
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
• The ability to undertake problem identification, formulation, and solution.
B-ENG Mechanical Engineering stream |
Master of Engineering (Mechanical)
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