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SEM711 - Product Development Technologies

Unit details

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Ian Gibson





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

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


The aim of this unit is to provide insight into the development of complex, multi-faceted products by understanding how they are constructed and how changing one element in a design can lead to changes in other parts. Topics will include, materials and structure, dynamics and actuation, drive systems, sensors and control, and user interfaces. Students will be introduced to different technologies, design analysis and forensic engineering tools.


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

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students

* 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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