ENMT221-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021

Mechatronics Design 1

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 19 July 2021
End Date: Sunday, 14 November 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 1 August 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 1 October 2021

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.

Pre-requisites

Restrictions

ENMT201

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 09:00 - 10:00 Eng Core 222 & 223 Drawing Office
19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 Rehua 102
19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 E9 Lecture Theatre
19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 10:00 A3 Lecture Theatre
19 Jul - 29 Aug
Computer Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 15:00 - 17:00 Eng Core CAD Lab Combined
19 Jul - 1 Aug
Computer Lab B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 15:00 - 17:00 Eng Core CAD Lab Combined
19 Jul - 1 Aug
Computer Lab C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 15:00 - 17:00 Eng Core CAD Lab Combined
19 Jul - 1 Aug
Computer Lab D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 15:00 - 17:00 Eng Core CAD Lab Combined
2 Aug - 8 Aug
Lab A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 14:00 - 17:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (11/8)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (11/8)
9 Aug - 15 Aug
02 Tuesday 11:00 - 14:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (10/8)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (10/8)
9 Aug - 15 Aug
03 Wednesday 11:00 - 14:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (29/9)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (29/9)
27 Sep - 3 Oct
04 Monday 15:00 - 18:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (11/10)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (11/10)
11 Oct - 17 Oct
05 Wednesday 14:00 - 17:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (6/10)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (6/10)
4 Oct - 10 Oct
06 Friday 13:00 - 16:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (1/10)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (1/10)
27 Sep - 3 Oct
07 Friday 10:00 - 13:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (13/8)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (13/8)
9 Aug - 15 Aug
Lab B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 14:00 - 17:00 Mech 214 Mechatronics Lab
13 Sep - 19 Sep
27 Sep - 24 Oct
02 Tuesday 15:00 - 18:00 Mech 214 Mechatronics Lab
13 Sep - 19 Sep
27 Sep - 24 Oct
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 13:00 - 14:00 Eng Core 222 & 223 Drawing Office
4 Oct - 17 Oct

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 Eng Core 216 CAD Lab
13 Sep - 19 Sep
02 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 Civil - Mech E201 Mech Computer Lab
13 Sep - 19 Sep
03 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 Eng Core 342 CAD Lab
13 Sep - 19 Sep

Course Coordinator

Tim Giffney

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
CAD Tutorials 1 & 2 22 Jul 2021 2.5%
CAD Tutorials 3 & 4 29 Jul 2021 2.5%
CAD Tutorials 5 & 6 05 Aug 2021 2.5%
Manufacturing Lab 7.5% Due during each student's respective Lab A Session
Design Project 1 01 Sep 2021 20%
Test 15 Sep 2021 15%
Design Project 2 22 Oct 2021 35%
Exam 15%

Textbooks / Resources

Supplementary notes and references recommended by lecturers.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $986.00

International fee $5,500.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Mechanical Engineering .

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