Aims/Description: The module provides an introduction to the methods and practice of engineering design. The students gain experience of the design process through the design, build and testing of a device that fulfils a specified function. Provision is made for development of `hands-on' manufacturing skills. Understanding customer needs, marketing, and enterprise is also covered.
Restrictions on availability: Restricted to students registered for a programme of study within the Faculty of Engineering
Notes: Part of the Accreditation by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
Information on the department responsible for this unit (Mechanical Engineering):
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