This unit aims to further develop engineering analysis and design knowledge and skills within a muliti-disciplinary context to design and build a prototype. You will work in a team to analyse a problem in terms context, dilemma and objective, develop a conceptual design and prototype. You will engage with a design competition that provides the potential for you to progress to a National final.
|Unit name||Engineering Design and Build A|
|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|
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1. Develop and evaluate conceptual designs to address the problem specifications.
2. Select and refine the conceptual design based on a variety of specifications and criteria.
3. Build a prototype that reflects the conceptual design.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
3 major assessments: Workshop assignment report (30%), Design solution - concept pitch and design (50%) and ePortfolio (20%)
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