Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours of lectures and 24 hours of project work |
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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
CoordinatorDr Alan Smith
This subject is primarily concerned with manufacturing processes, and production systems, including traditional and advanced technologies. Technology can be defined as the application of science to provide society and its members with those things that are needed or desired. Manufacturing is the essential factor that makes technology possible. Economically, manufacturing is an important means by which a nation creates material wealth. Wherever possible this subject takes a quantitative approach based on engineering science. The subject also provides valuable links to mechanical engineering design and an understanding of engineering materials.
INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES (ILOs)
Having completed this subject the student is expected to be able to -
ILO1 will be assessed 5% buy coursework and 20% by examination
Groover, M.K., Fundamentals of Modern Manufacturing – materials, processes and systems, 4th Edition, Wiley, 2010.
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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.
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• Ability to apply knowledge of science and engineering fundamentals.
LEARNING AND TEACHING METHODS
The subject is delivered through a combination of lectures and projects. For e-learning, the lectures are recorded and made available to students through the University's online learning system.
Master of Engineering (Mechatronics) |
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