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SEM313 - Manufacturing

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Tim Hilditch


SEM216 or SEM212



Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 2 x 1 hour classes per week, 1 x 2 hour studio per week. All students are required to attend and participate in project-based activities for this unit at scheduled sessions during the trimester intensive week.

Cloud (online): Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 2 x 1 hours of class per week (recordings provided), 1 x 2 hour online seminar per week Students are required to  attend and participate in project-based activities at the Waurn Ponds (Geelong) campus on the scheduled day during the trimester intensive week.


This unit will take a practical approach to understanding the role of the manufacturing process in controlling the quality and cost of a component. The impact of processing variables such as pressure, time and temperature in attaining specified property and quality requirements during the manufacture of commonly used materials will be examined.


Studios 40%, case study 20%, project report 40%.  To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, all students must achieve a minimum of 50% on the combined case study and project report mark.


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