- Code ENGN3212
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by Research School of Engineering
- ANU College ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science
- Course subject Engineering
- Areas of interest Engineering
This subject introduces the elements of a number of basic manufacturing processes and associated materials behaviour required in the design of mechanical devices. The configuration of machine tools is discussed in the context of orthogonal cutting and the basics of materials deformation processes, including, casting, forging, sheet-metal forming and polymer processing, are developed. Graphical representation techniques include sectioning, conventional representations, dimensioning, tolerancing, and further develops computer-aided design skills (CAD). Also included are 24 hours of practical workshop experience with assorted hand and machine tools to produce a manufactured article.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
At the end of this course students should be able to:
- Articulate clearly a range of different manufacturing processes.
- Determine appropriate parameters for different manufacturing process.
- Justify the most appropriate manufacturing process and material for a given product.
- Apply design for manufacture principles.
- Perform a range of different manufacturing processes.
- Clearly present designs for manufacture in the form of an Engineering Report.
Mapping of Learning Outcomes to Assessment and Professional Competencies
Reports (7.5%,7.5%,5%,15%); Group Design Exercise (35%); Final Exam (30%)
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35 one-hour lectures, 11 three-hour workshops, 1 metrology lab, 1 turning lab, 1 sheet forming lab and 1 half day field trip/lab
Requisite and Incompatibility
Kalpakjian, Serope & Schmid, Steven R. Manufacturing Engineering and Technology, SI 6th Edition Prentice Hall
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2364||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|