Design project 410

Module code MOX 410
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Two exit-level Graduate Attributes (GAs) of ECSA are accessed and each must be passed in order to pass the module.  GA3 Engineering Design & GA6 Professional & Technical Communication.  
Engineering Design (GA3) is evaluated at the hand of (i) the definition and specification of the design problem, (ii) concept creation and concept selection, (iii) procedural & non-procedural calculations, analysis & optimisation, (iv) illustration and description of the complete design solution and (v) manufacturing & costing analysis and impacts & benefits of the design.  
Professional and technical communication (GA6) is evaluated at the hand of (i) the written report, (ii) graphical communication (sketches, CAD images and detail & assembly drawings) for which there is a subminimum and (iii) oral communication.

Module credits 16.00
NQF Level 08
Prerequisites MOW 312 GS and MOW 323 GS
Contact time 8 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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