Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Engineering, Architecture & Information Technology

School

Mech & Mine Engineering School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

1L2T<4P<1C

Incompatible

MECH3301

Prerequisite

MATE1000 or ENGG1200

Assessment methods

Tutorial Exercises, Laboratory Reports, End of Semester Examination

Course coordinator

Assoc. Prof. Carlos H. Caceres (c.caceres@minmet.uq.edu.au)

Study Abroad

This course is pre-approved for Study Abroad and Exchange students.

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

Principles & practice of materials selection in mechanical design. Influence of shape on selection. Economic aspects. Use of data sources. Material indices. Generation & use of material selection charts. Selection of fabrication method. Concurrent and compound objectives. Selection of materials for a practical application (project).

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile