Machine design 312

Module code MOW 312
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Within the framework of system engineering the following themes are integrated into the design process: Ergonomics, pressure vessels, structural design, welding and bonding, heat treatment, non-destructive testing, gears, contact stresses and lubrication. Energy systems, safety factors and load factors are considered throughout all themes. Assignments involve open-ended subsystem designs involving pressure vessels and gear systems.

Module credits 16.00
NQF Level 07
Prerequisites MOW 217, (MOW 227)
Contact time 3 lectures per week, 3 tutorials per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering
Period of presentation Semester 1

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