Engineering Practice & Design - ZEIT1501

Faculty: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

School: School of Engineering & Information Technology @ UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Course Outline: ZEIT1501 Course Outline

Campus: UNSW Canberra at ADFA

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 8

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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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.

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