Undergraduate
Programme Code:
35BEME
Duration:
4.00
Mode of Study:
Full Time
Accreditation:

Bachelor of Engineering: Mechanical

Course Overview

Admissions Requirements

37 points in 5 subjects including a minimum Grade 3 in Mathematics, Physical Science and English on NSSC Higher level

Career Opportunities

Professional Engineers in areas of mechanical engineering regarding mechanical design, energy conversion, materials testing, manufacturing processes, product safety and reliability

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1

Course Code          Course Title                                                                    Prerequisites

 

MTM110S              Engineering Mathematics 115                                None

AMC110S                Engineering Mechanics 114                                     None

APH110S                 Engineering Physics 114                                            None

END111S                 Engineering Drawing 114                                         None

CEN510S                  Computing for Engineers 114                                 None

EAP511S                  English for Academic Purposes                              English in Practice, or Language in Practice B,

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      or

                                                                                                                                                                                           Module 3 or Exemption

Semester 2

MTM210S

Engineering Mathematics 125

Engineering Mathematics 115

ACH110S

Engineering Chemistry 123

None

MLS120S

Materials Science 124

None

MOM120S

Mechanics of Materials 124

Engineering Mechanics 114

ELC520S

Electrical Circuits 124

Engineering Physics 114; 

 

 

Engineering Mathematics 115

CAD120S

Computer Aided Drawing 124

Engineering Drawing 114

WPR 120S

Workshop Practice 120

None

Year 2
Semester 3

MTM310S

Engineering Mathematics 215

Engineering Mathematics 125

FMC610S

Fluid Mechanics 214

Engineering Mechanics 114

PFE610S

Programming for Engineers 214

Computing for Engineers 114

MOM610S

Mechanics of Materials 214

Mechanics of Materials 124

EMC610S

Engineering Mechanics 213

Engineering Mathematics 115

 

 

Engineering Physics 114

EMC510S

Electrical Machines 214

Electrical Circuits 124

Semester 4

NMS620S                Numerical Methods 224                                           Engineering Mathematics 215

EMC620S                Engineering Mechanics 224                                     Engineering Mathematics 125

                                                                                                                                Engineering Mechanics 213

SSS220S                  Statistics 224                                                                  Engineering Mathematics 215

TDN620S                 Thermodynamics 225                                                Engineering Mathematics 115

ICT521S                   Information Competence                                          None

 

POD620S                 Principles of Design 224                                            Engineering Drawing 114

                                                                                                                                Workshop Practice 120

ETR620S                  Electronics 224                                                             Electrical Circuits 124

Year 3
Semester 5

MOM710S

Mechanics of Materials 314

Mechanics of Materials 214

TFL710S

Thermofluids 315

Fluid Mechanics 214, Thermodynamics 224

EXM710S

Experimental Methods 315

Engineering Mathematics 215

 

 

Electronics 224

SYM710S

Systems Modeling 313

Engineering Mechanics 114; Electrical Machines 214

MSP710S

Manufacturing Processes 313

Workshop Practice 120

MAD710S

Machine Design 315

Principles of Design 224

Semester 6

CNS720S

Control Systems 324

Systems Modeling 313

TOM720S

Theory of Machines 324

Engineering Mechanics 224,

 

 

Machine Design 315

HTF720S

Heat Transfer 324

Thermodynamics 225, Numerical Methods 224

ICE712S

Innovation Creativity & Enterprise

None

VAN720S

Vibration and Noise 324

Engineering Mechanics 224

 

 

Experimental Methods 315

CIS610S

Contemporary Issues

None

 

Year 4
Semester 7

DSP810S

Design Project 419

All courses up to and including Semester 6

EVE810S

Environmental Engineering 414

None

ERM810S

Engineering Research Methodology 414

None

ETM810S

Engineering and Technology

None

 

Management 414

 

Electives – Choose ONE of the following Courses:

ESR810S

Renewable Energy Systems 415

Thermofluids 314, Heat Transfer 325, Control

 

 

Systems 324

CAM810S

Computer Aided Manufacturing 415

Manufacturing Processes 313

MTS810S

Mechatronics 415

Electronics 224

 

 

Control Systems 324

 

 

Experimental Methods 315

Semester 8

MCP820S

Mechanical Project 424

Engineering Research Methodology 414

EIS820S

Engineer-in-Society: Ethics,

None

 

Professionalism 424

 

WME820S

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)

All courses up to and including Semester 4

Electives – Choose One of the following Courses:

PPT820S                  Power Plant Technology 425                                  Thermofluids 315, Heat Transfer 325,

                                                                                                                                Control Systems 324

CPN820S                  Cleaner Production                                                     Environmental Engineering 414

MPA820S                Microprocessor Applications 425                          Mechatronics 415

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