Fundamentals of Mechanical Design

Queensland University of Technology

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Fundamentals of Mechanical Design

  • Host University

    Queensland University of Technology

  • Location

    Brisbane, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Engineering Science, Mechanical Engineering

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    EGB111

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    12
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Synopsis:
    Mechanical Design forms the backbone of the Mechanical Engineering Degree. It brings together fundamental engineering units such as Applied Mechanics, Mechanics of Solids, Fluid Mechanics and Materials Study and is a common unit for students studying Mechanical Engineering, Medical Engineering and Mechatronics. It will develop systematic knowledge and practice of procedures of design, design for sustainability, universal design, concept development, creative problem solving, basic component design, computational schemas in design, manufacture & materials. It lays the basis for advanced study in Mechanical Design.

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