Courses & Units

Engineering Design 1 XPD143

Introduction

This unit aims to continue the introduction of design, and will cover professional engineering skills of communication (written, oral, visual and technical), teamwork, project management, sustainability, ethics and creativity and innovation. This unit will further enhance design in the context of engineering career path and will build their skill-set towards being an innovative engineer with skills in both open-ended problems and solution focused outcomes.

Summary

Unit name Engineering Design 1
Unit code XPD143
Credit points 12.5
College/School Academic Division
Provost
Discipline University Pathways
Coordinator Amanda Henry
Available as student elective? Yes
Delivered By Third Party (UP Education)
Level Introductory

Availability

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Learning Outcomes

  • Solve simple engineering design problems through applying relevant underpinning knowledge and skills
  • Plan and design a solution to an engineering design problem, while justifying your design in terms of these factors and standard engineering principles and practices.
  • Function as an effective team member through performing tasks coordinated via simple project management tools and processes
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
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Requisites

Prerequisites

XPD141

Mutual Exclusions

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

ENG102

Teaching

AssessmentChallenge Proposal (5%)|Humanitarian Engineering Design Project (30%)|ePortfolio (35%)|Project (30%)
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Textbooks

Required

Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.

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