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.
|Unit name||Engineering Design and Sustainable Development|
|Faculty/School||College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Engineering
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* 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).
1. Solve design problems in a materials context through applying relevant underpinning knowledge and skills.
2. 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.
3. Function as an effective team member using simple project management tools.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
1 Please refer here more information on student contribution amounts.
2 The information on Approved Pathway courses can be found here.
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
Lectures, tutorials and workshops conducted supporting the design projects
Project proposal (5%), EWB challenge project (30%), Design project (30%), ePortfolio (35%)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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