Computer Aided Engineering

University of Newcastle

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Computer Aided Engineering

  • Host University

    University of Newcastle

  • Location

    Newcastle, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Engineering Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    10
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Develops basic spatial skill through the use of a solid modelling system. Skills at interpreting and visualizing 3D objects in 2D format are developed. Creation and assembly of solid model representation of machine components. Creating 2D engineering drawings from solid models. Development of advanced technical sketching skills to aid communication in engineering design. Exposure to basic workshop practice techniques and application of the basic skills to undertake a project.
    LEARNING OUTCOMES
    1. Develop spatial skills
    2. Develop technical sketching skills
    3. Interpretation of 3D objects from 2D format
    4. Develop basic workshop practice skills
    5. Skills of using solids model
    CONTENT
    Develops basic spatial skill through the use of a solid modelling system. Skills at interpreting and visualizing 3D objects in 2D format are developed. Creation and assembly of solid model representation of machine components. Creating 2D engineering drawings from solid models. Development of advanced technical sketching skills to aid communication in engineering design. Exposure to basic workshop practice techniques and application of the basic skills to undertake a project.
    To comply with Occupational Health and Safety regulations, students are required to have basic person protection equipment (PPE) from week 1 which will cost a minimum of $60. Specific requirements are contained in the course outline available through the GENG1000 Blackboard site which students can access after they have enrolled.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.