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ME4515 - Advanced Mechanical Engineering Design

Credit points: 3
Year: 2012
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: School of Engineering

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, Study Period 2, Internal
Census Date 23-Aug-2012
Coordinator: Professor Wenxian Lin
Lecturers: Professor Wenxian Lin, 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.