Department of Mechanical Engineering


Mechatronics Engineering course details

Programme structure for the Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree in Mechatronics 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 270 Software Design 15
15 points of electives from the following:
ELECTENG 208 Electric Circuit Analysis 15  
Or other courses approved by the Head of Department.
ENGGEN 299 Workshop Practice to be completed during Part II 0

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 312 Sensors and Actuators 15 MECHENG 313 Real Time Software Design 15
MECHENG 322 Control Systems 15 MECHENG 325 Dynamics of Fluids and Structures 15
MECHENG 370 Analog Circuit Design 15 MECHENG 371 Digital Circuit Design 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 Mechatronics Research Project 30
MECHENG 705 Mechatronics Systems 15 ENGGEN 403 Managing a Business 15
MECHENG 706 Mechatronics Design 15      
45 points of electives from the following:
COMPSYS 726 Robotics and Intelligent Systems 15 MECHENG 715 Building Services 15
MECHENG 709 Industrial Automation 15 MECHENG 724 Multivariable Control Systems 15
MECHENG 712 Aerohydrodynamics 15 MECHENG 726 Acoustics for Engineers 15
MECHENG 722 Engineering Vibrations 15 MECHENG 735 Microelectromechanical Systems 15
MECHENG 743 Composite Materials 15 MECHENG 736 Biomechatronic Systems 15
MECHENG 752 Technology Management 15 MECHENG 747 Manufacturing and Industrial Processes 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