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Unit details

SEM711 - Product Development Technologies

Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Michael Pereira

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week, 1 x 2 hour seminar per week

Note:

You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

The aim of the unit is to provide a basic introduction to CAE and its role in modern automotive product development. Topics to be addressed in this unit include: The role of CAE in product development: Target setting, optimisation, performance analysis and manufacturing analysis. Computer Aided Design (CAD): Solid modelling, data management and transfer and CAD modelling for CAE. Finite Element Analysis (FEA): Basic principles and applications, building models, boundary conditions, solvers and interpreting results. Multi-body dynamics (MBD): Basic principles and applications, building models, boundary conditions, solvers and interpreting results.

Assessment

Three assignments (40%, 30%, 30%)

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1096$1096$3487$3661

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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