ENMT221-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020

Mechatronics Design 1

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020

Description

Introduction to Mechatronics Engineering Design. Fundamentals of the design and manufacturing processes and the tools used in these processes, including engineering drawings, CAD, rapid prototyping.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, the student will be able to:

Use the engineering design process to develop a simple, integrated mechatronic system.

Competently use CAD software to produce solid modelled parts, assemblies, and manufacturing drawings.

Use knowledge of manufacturing processes to design mechanical components and select appropriate materials.

Design, manufacture, and assemble mechanical components using CNC and rapid prototyping methods.

Conduct electronic simulation and circuit board layout.

Communicate engineering design material through report writing and engineering drawings.

University Graduate Attributes

This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:

Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award

Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.

Employable, innovative and enterprising

Students will develop key skills and attributes sought by employers that can be used in a range of applications.

Biculturally competent and confident

Students will be aware of and understand the nature of biculturalism in Aotearoa New Zealand, and its relevance to their area of study and/or their degree.

Restrictions

ENMT201

Timetable 2020

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 14:00 - 15:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 17:00 - 18:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 17:00 - 18:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 14:00 - 15:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 13 Jul - 23 Aug
Lecture E
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 14:00 - 15:00 E8 Lecture Theatre 7 Sep - 18 Oct
Lecture F
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 17:00 - 18:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 7 Sep - 27 Sep
Lecture G
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 17:00 - 18:00 C1 Lecture Theatre 7 Sep - 27 Sep
Lecture H
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 12:00 - 13:00 E9 Lecture Theatre 7 Sep - 27 Sep
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 10:00 - 12:00 Eng Core CAD Lab Combined 13 Jul - 26 Jul
Computer Lab B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 15:00 - 17:00 Eng Core CAD Lab Combined 13 Jul - 26 Jul
Computer Lab C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 14:00 Eng Core CAD Lab Combined 13 Jul - 26 Jul
Computer Lab D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 14:00 Eng Core CAD Lab Combined 27 Jul - 2 Aug
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 15:00 - 18:00 Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab 3 Aug - 9 Aug
02 Friday 08:00 - 11:00 Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab 17 Aug - 23 Aug
03 Friday 08:00 - 11:00 Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab 10 Aug - 16 Aug
04 Thursday 10:00 - 13:00 Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab 10 Aug - 16 Aug
05 Friday 08:00 - 11:00 Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab 3 Aug - 9 Aug
06 Thursday 10:00 - 13:00 Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab 17 Aug - 23 Aug
Lab B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 11:00 - 14:00 Mech 214 Mechatronics Lab 7 Sep - 13 Sep
21 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Friday 14:00 - 17:00 Mech 214 Mechatronics Lab 7 Sep - 13 Sep
21 Sep - 18 Oct
Lab C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 14:00 - 17:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 14 Sep - 20 Sep
02 Thursday 08:00 - 11:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 14 Sep - 20 Sep
03 Wednesday 10:00 - 13:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 14 Sep - 20 Sep
04 Friday 08:00 - 11:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 14 Sep - 20 Sep
05 Tuesday 09:00 - 12:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 14 Sep - 20 Sep
Lab D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 08:00 - 11:00 Mech 214 Mechatronics Lab 28 Sep - 18 Oct
02 Friday 08:00 - 11:00 Mech 214 Mechatronics Lab 28 Sep - 18 Oct
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 13:00 Eng Core 222 & 223 Drawing Office 28 Sep - 11 Oct

Course Coordinator

Tim Giffney

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
CAD Tutorial 12%
CNC/Laser/3D-print labs 10%
PCB Lab 5%
CAD Assignment 18%
Test 30%
Design assignment 25%

Textbooks / Resources

Supplementary notes and references recommended by lecturers.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $975.00

International fee $5,500.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

For further information see Mechanical Engineering.

All ENMT221 Occurrences

  • ENMT221-20S2 (C) Semester Two 2020