Module title: Engineering Communication

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MEC07107
Module leader: Sandeep Chowdhry
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Management
Prerequisites

None


Description of module content:

• Engineering drawing to BS8888
• Free-hand sketching for engineers
• Electrical schematics to BS EN 60617 and IEC 60617
• Report writing and referencing
• Oral and poster presentation of technical content
• Literature searching and other data retrieval

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: Produce basic engineering drawings to BS8888.
LO2: Produce basic electrical schematics to BS EN 60617 and IEC 60617.
LO3: Communicate technical information in a variety of written, graphical, and oral formats.
LO4: Research technical topics through a variety of media.

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:

Core - SIMMONDS, C. H., ET AL. (2014) MANUAL OF ENGINEERING DRAWING,: BUTTERWORTH HEINEMANN, 4th ed.
Core - FINKELSTEIN,E. (2014) AUTOCAD 2015 & AUTOCAD LT 2015 BIBLE, 1st ed. - ISBN: 9781118915608
GINDIS,E. UP AND RUNNING WITH AUTOCAD 2013 2D AND 3D DRAWING AND MODELING, 3rd ed. - ISBN: 978012398416
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