Design For Manufacture and Assembly

Dublin City University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Design For Manufacture and Assembly

  • Host University

    Dublin City University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Mechanical Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    7.5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    5
  • Overview

    Description
    To familiarise students with the principles and techniques for developing products that are easy to manufacture and assemble, and with economic material utilisation through design methodologies.

    Learning Outcomes
    1. apply design principles for efficient manufacture. (PO2, PO3, PO4, PO5, PO6, PO7, PO8)
    2. apply design principles for efficient assembly processes. (PO2, PO3, PO4, PO5, PO6, PO7, PO8)
    3. select materials efficiently to reduce manufacturing costs. (PO2, PO3, PO4, PO5, PO6, PO7, PO8)
    4. design for safety, design for environmental sustainability: low energy, low material usage. (PO2, PO3, PO4, PO5, PO6, PO7, PO8)