Department of Mechanical Engineering


Mechanical Engineering course details

Programme structure for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree in Mechanical Engineering. Courses outlined for Parts II, III and IV are those being taught in 2015.

Part I


For information on Part I common year courses for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree, visit the Faculty of Engineering website.

 

Part II


120 points comprising:

Semester One Semester Two
Course Course name Points Course Course name Points
ENGSCI 211 Mathematical Modelling 2 15 ENGGEN 204 Managing Design and Communication 15
MECHENG 235 Design and Manufacture 1 15 MECHENG 211 Thermofluids 15
MECHENG 242 Mechanics of Materials 1 15 MECHENG 222 Dynamics 15
      MECHENG 236 Design and Manufacture 2 15
15 points of electives from the following:
MECHENG 201 Electronics and Computing for Mechanical Engineers
15  
ENGGEN 299 Workshop Practice to be completed during Part II 0
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Part III


120 points comprising:

Semester One Semester Two
Course Course name Points Course Course name Points
ENGGEN 303 Managing Projects and Innovation 15 ENGSCI 311 Mathematical Modelling 3 15
MECHENG 322 Control Systems 15 MECHENG 311 Thermal Engineering 15
MECHENG 334 Engineering Design 3M 15 MECHENG 325 Dynamics of Fluids and Structures 15
MECHENG 340 Mechanics of Materials 2 15 MECHENG 352 Manufacturing Systems 15
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Part IV


120 points comprising:

Semester One Semester Two
Course Course name Points Course Course name Points
MECHENG 700 A & B Research Project 30
MECHENG 731 Engineering Design 4M 15 ENGGEN 403 Managing a Business 15
60 points of electives from the following:
MECHENG 712 Aerohydrodynamics 15 MECHENG 715 Building Services 15
MECHENG 713 Energy Technology 15 MECHENG 724 Multivariable Control Systems 15
MECHENG 722 Engineering Vibrations 15 MECHENG 726 Acoustics for Engineers 15
MECHENG 743 Composite Materials 15 MECHENG 747 Manufacturing and Industrial Processes 15
MECHENG 752 Technology Management 15 ENGGEN 701 Professional Project 15
Or other courses  approved by the Head of Department, such as:
      ENGGEN 705 Advanced Innovation and New Product Development 15
Students who take ENGGEN 701 are not permitted to enrol for ENGGEN 705 and vice versa.
ENGGEN 499 Practical Work to be completed before and during Part IV 0
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