Mechanical Engineering Design 1
|Course code MECH2110||Units 10||Level 2000||Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Engineering|
General procedures for solving design problems. Searching for design solutions using a range of techniques. Engineering drawing techniques. Assembly of machine components - limits, fits and geometric tolerancing. Introduction to the Australian Standards in relation to design.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||Introduce problem based learning. Introduce design tools and skills. Work efficiently as a team member.|
|Content||1. An introduction to a general procedure for solving engineering design problems;|
2. Improve student proficiency at creating and interpreting engineering drawings;
3. Increase student awareness and understanding of some of the important aspects of an assembly of mechanical
components - fits and limits, tolerancing, surface finish and the like;
4. Participate in a group project, i.e. The Warman Design-and-Build national competition;
5. Utilise Pro/Engineer to develop assembly and detailed engineering drawings.
|Replacing Course(s)||Not Applicable|
|Assumed Knowledge||GENG1000 Computer Aided Engineering.|
Students are advised that in order to use the Universities mechanical workshop for the Warman Design-and-Build competition, for safety reasons, they are required to complete the "workshop practice" component in GENG1000.
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Teaching Methods||Problem Based Learning|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 8 weeks|
Laboratory: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 11 weeks
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for MECH2110|