Mechanical Design 1 (MECH2400)


Aim: For students to experience a realistic the design process and to develop good engineering skills. Course Objectives: To develop an understanding of: 1. the need for and use of standard drawings in the communication and definition of parts and assemblies, 2. Efficient use of a CAD package 3. creativity, 4. the design process from initial idea to finished product 5. Methods used to analyse designs 6. standard components

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2hr Lectures; 2hrs tuts/lab per week


Through semester assessment (100%)

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Assumed knowledge: ENGG1801 and ENGG1802, HSC Maths and Physics

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