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Engineering Practice & Design - ZEIT1501
 ADFA Students

Campus: University College Campus
Career: Undergraduate
Units of Credit: 6
EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)
Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 8
Fee Band:   (more info)
Further Information: See Class Timetable


This course provides an introduction to Engineering Practice and Design with an emphasis on communication of engineering information. Emphasis is placed on Computer Aided Design (CAD), sketching, schematic diagrams and specification writing. Other topics covered include safety, ethics, and practice of engineering in the services. Students will participate in skills workshop relevant to their degree streams during the May training period. The delivery of the course will be predominantly through studio based small group activities supported by key lectures. The nominal 8 hours per week is to enable scheduling of activities between groups.

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