Module title: Design and Development 2

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MEC09108
Module leader: Norman Harris
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Management
Prerequisites

Module code: MEC08104
Module title: Design and Development
Examples of equivalent learning: Design and development equivalent to SCQF level 8.


Description of module content:

- Reverse Engineering techniques
- Formal design methods, including:
Quality Function Deployment
Failure Modes and Effects analysis
Functional Analysis
Fault tree analysis
Value analysis/ Value engineering
- Design for manufacture, assembly and cost
- Product development testing

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: Apply formal design methods in the context of product design practice
LO2: Carry out a reverse engineering exercise on an existing consumer product
LO3: Develop a design for a new product within specified manufacturing constraints
LO4: Create detail product designs with due regard for manufacture, assembly and cost
LO5: Analyse the potential reliability and safety of product systems and components.

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