Module title: Engineering Design 2 (GA)

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

Module code: MEC09436
Module leader: Norman Harris
School School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Mechanical Materials and Manufacturing Management
Prerequisites

MEC08101 Engineering Design 1


Description of module content:

Understanding theories of failure, using Mohr's circles of stress and strain. Understanding bearings & shaft design, gears, seals, fasteners, weld & weld design. Understanding material and materials selection. Understanding reverse engineering & product architecture, modular and integral design. Reverse engineering & product architecture.

Learning Outcomes for module:

On completion of this module you will be able to work independently and in a team to:
LO1: analyse a set of requirements, produce appropriate mechanical design concepts to meet them, and make informed judgements on the adequacy of alternative proposals.
LO2: develop an efficient mechanical design embodiment for an engineering system.
LO3: produce detail designs to appropriate standards.
LO4: appropriately select and apply a number of formal engineering design methods.

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