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ME4515 - Advanced Mechanical Engineering Design

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Engineering (pre 2015)

Application of modelling and simulation to the design of components and systems. Use of computational mechanics and finite element analysis in design. Major design project involving a complex engineering system or component from any field of mechanical engineering.

Learning Outcomes

  • to develop in students advanced skills at analysing, designing and/or optimising various mechanical systems;
  • to develop student skills in conducting major projects with minimal supervision.
Prerequisites: ME2525


Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Dr Rong Situ.
Workload expectations:
  • 65 hours - Lectures, tutorials, demonstrations, practicals, site visits and/or seminars. Refer to Subject Outline for details.
Assessment: on-course assessment, some of which may be invigilated.

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.