Courses & Units

Conceptual Design and Communication ENG101

Hobart

Introduction

This unit aims to introduce students to the profession of engineering and covers professional skills including design, communication (written, oral, visual and technical), teamwork and project management. This unit will help students clarify an engineering career path and will build their skill‐set towards being a competent engineer with skills in both open‐ended problems and solution focused outcomes. Student will work in groups to produce a solution to a real world problem.

Summary

Unit name Conceptual Design and Communication
Unit code ENG101
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Engineering & ICT
Discipline School of Engineering and ICT Office
Coordinator

A/Pof Leonie Ellis

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Co-requisites

1. Design a solution for a societal problem using engineering design practice and principals in conjunction with project management within a team context.

2. Select and apply a range of civil, electrical or mechanical engineering design tools and techniques by applying them to address specific design requirements.

3. Demonstrate individual responsible and accountable ethical work practice within my group.

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

KNE111

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

TBA

Assessment

4 major assessment tasks:  workshop problems (30%), design report (25%), design solution (25%) and ePortfolio (25%)

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Textbooks

RequiredNone
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