Process Technology and Automation - MANF3510

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Sydney

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 5

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: MMAN1130 or MMAN2130

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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This course focuses on manufacturing technology, including material removal, joining, additive and finishing processes and their characteristics, as well as the main building blocks of industrial automation including materials handling technologies and actuation technologies such as pneumatics, electric motors, solenoids, switches, programmable logic controllers, CNC technology and industrial robotics. The aim of the course is to build understanding of the behaviour and specify the appropriate level of process technology and automation aligned with a specific product design.


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