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 E7 Lecture Theatre 19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 E7 Lecture Theatre 19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 E7 Lecture Theatre 19 Jul - 29 Aug
13 Sep - 24 Oct
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 09:00 - 10:00 E5 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 Friday 10:00 - 13:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (20/8)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (20/8)
16 Aug - 22 Aug
04 Wednesday 13:00 - 16:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (18/8)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (18/8)
16 Aug - 22 Aug
05 Friday 13:00 - 16:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (20/8)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (20/8)
16 Aug - 22 Aug
06 Wednesday 13:00 - 16:00 Mech 130 Thermo Lab (25/8)
Mech 126 Advanced Manufacturing Lab (25/8)
23 Aug - 29 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
Lab C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 15:00 - 18:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 20 Sep - 26 Sep
02 Wednesday 15:00 - 18:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 20 Sep - 26 Sep
03 Friday 13:00 - 16:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 20 Sep - 26 Sep
04 Wednesday 12:00 - 15:00 Elec 110 Electrical Machines Lab 20 Sep - 26 Sep
Lab D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 11:00 - 14:00 Mech 214 Mechatronics Lab 4 Oct - 24 Oct
02 Wednesday 14:00 - 17:00 Mech 214 Mechatronics Lab 4 Oct - 24 Oct
Lab E
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 13:00 - 15:00 Elec 109 Automation Lab 13 Sep - 24 Oct
02 Friday 11:00 - 13:00 Elec 109 Automation Lab 13 Sep - 24 Oct
03 Friday 08:00 - 10:00 Elec 109 Automation Lab 13 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

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 $986.00

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

  • ENMT221-21S2 (C) Semester Two 2021